Interview with R C Ducantlin, Author of Broken Loch (The Carin Trimble Mysteries Book 3)

19 Jun 2024

What’s the story behind the story? What inspired you to write Broken Loch (The Carin Trimble Mysteries Book 3)?

I wanted to expand my ability to tell a story with an ending that is unexpected.

If you had to pick theme songs for the main characters of Broken Loch (The Carin Trimble Mysteries Book 3), what would they be?

“Starting Over” by Chris Stapleton.

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

Science Fiction.

What books are on your TBR pile right now?

The books I am writing aka, my WIP.

What scene in your book was your favorite to write?

The bar scene at the end. Help can come from the oddest of places.

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

The digital post-it note for: Dialog Tags Not To Use, Verbs To Avoid, and Adverbs To Avoid / Inflation Words is always visible.

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

This too, shall pass.

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

Pain received from the actions of honoring another is not pain.


R C Ducantlin is the author of the new book Broken Loch (The Carin Trimble Mysteries Book 3)

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