Interview with Aaron Ryan, Author of Dissonance Volume II: Reckoning

24 Apr 2024

What’s the story behind the story? What inspired you to write Dissonance Volume II: Reckoning?

Continuing the epic trilogy begun in Dissonance Volume I: Reality.

If you had to pick theme songs for the main characters of Dissonance Volume II: Reckoning, what would they be?

“Bullet With Butterfly Wings” by Smashing Pumpkins.

What’s your favorite genre to read? Is it the same as your favorite genre to write?

Sci-fi, fiction, fantasy.

What books are on your TBR pile right now?

“The Expanse” by James S.A. Corey, and the “Resistance” trilogy by K.A. Riley.

What scene in your book was your favorite to write?

The highway attack – tanks against gorgons!

Do you have any quirky writing habits? (lucky mugs, cats on laps, etc.)

Macbook. On my lap. In the dark. Next to my sleeping child after I’ve put them to bed.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

We all must do what we must do. For if we do not, then what we must do does not get done.

If you could choose one thing for readers to remember after reading your book, what would it be?

Revenge is not justice. Revenge only ever leads to dead-ends.


Aaron Ryan is the author of the new book Dissonance Volume II: Reckoning

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