Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
Oakley Dean Baldwin born to Howard and Lora Baldwin, married to Doris Barber Baldwin. I am a non-fiction and fiction story teller / writer telling the stories of my life and those that came before me in my family tree. I have 13 books published with the 14th book on the way.
I am a career law enforcement officer, professionally trained crime scene investigator and retired Military Intel Officer. I have a Degree from Marshall University in Applied Science. Thank you for your support in reading my books. Please don’t forget to fill out the online review.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
“Carnage In Clintwood” Inspired during my last book signing tour in Clintwood Virginia.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
No, just try to write and edit some each day.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
Roberta Webb and Steven King.
What are you working on now?
Personal Coast Guard adventures.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Market your work and keep writing each day. Follow your dreams, they can come true.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Never pay attention to a negative review. Keep working and moving forward.
What are you reading now?
The Dark and Bloody Ground.
What’s next for you as a writer?
Personal Coast Guard Adventures.
If you were going to be stranded on a desert island and allowed to take 3 or 4 books with you what books would you bring?
Lora’s stories, Killing Moonshine Mullins, The Holy Bible and The Dark and Bloody Ground.