Claire King


Interviewing Myself.

Posted on: June 9th, 2010 by Claire - 11 Comments

A metaview with Claire King is to appear on the fabulous fiction magazine Metazen in July.

A metaview, strictly, means I interview myself. However I’d love you to tell me what I could ask myself that might be interesting to you, the reader.

So, what do you want to know?

Go on: Do me

11 Responses

  1. Irene Mathias says:

    If you were a book, what book would you be and why?

  2. Irene Mathias says:

    What is your favourite book/who is your favourite author?

  3. Irene Mathias says:

    Does any of your own personality translate into your characters?

  4. Irene Mathias says:

    How do you discipline yourself to write?

  5. Tim Popw says:

    2 questions
    1. Who are your literary heros and why?

    2. What is it your view about writing which distinguishes it from (and perhaps elevates it above?) other forms of artistic expression?

  6. Charlie says:

    You’re… er… 32 years old now. What can you say that you know for certain?

    Who would attend your fantasy dinner-party?

    Where the ARSEBISCUITS are my car keys?

  7. Liz Young says:

    Do you start off with an idea to which you immediately know the beginning, middle and end, or do you go wherever it takes you?

    Do you always keep below a certain number of words and is this decided before you begin your story?

    How long does it take you on average to think up and complete a piece of flash fiction that you are happy with and do you write more than you need to and then cut it back?

  8. Marisa Birns says:

    Who are you reading?

    What do you like to do when not reading or writing?

    How do you choose the names for your characters?

    What do you think makes good writing?

    Why do husbands always think the wife knows where THEY left the car keys?

  9. What do you find difficult in your own writing?
    When did you first think of yourself as a writer?
    What is your first writing-related memory?
    What are you working on right now? 🙂 x

  10. Martha says:

    1. What’s your favourite ever passage? (And whose was it?)
    2.Should arsebiscuits be hyphenated?

    When are you up?

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