Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
Paula-Michelle Trotter enjoys her Texas home with her husband. She is a doting grandmother of four. Wanting to give her two oldest grandchildren a special gift to honor the finalization of their adoption into the family, she wrote a series of children’s books featuring their lives. She is proud of her sons who are in the United States Marine Corps and of both of her daughters who are wonderful mothers.
On most days, you can find her writing poolside, or in her second-story office, she likes to call her tree house.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
Sex and Homicide is the last book I wrote. I’m currently putting the final touches on the third book of this six book series. A portion of the proceeds from each book purchase go to a Domestic violence and sexual assault charity.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
I thought one of my crazy habits for writing was very unusual, until I learned the great Judy Blume has the same habit of getting great book ideas after taking a shower.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
I have a few wonderful Author who have been very influential. One is J.A. Huss and another is Kristen Ashley, both have taught and directed me in my writing career.
What are you working on now?
I’m currently putting the final touches on the third book in my Death Betrayal and Love Series. It’s about two hackers who go head to head online and in bed.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
The best place to find me online is on my Facebook page or email me at Paula@paulamichelletrotter.com
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Keep writing, keep writing, and go for it, is what I would tell any new author.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
The best advice I ever received was to file your copyright. Once you do, it gives you an awesome feeling of achievement.
What are you reading now?
I don’t have a lot of time to read but when I do it’s usually whatever JA Huss or Kristen Ashley have new released.
What’s next for you as a writer?
I plan to keep going with my Death Betrayal and Love Series and Mr.Pickles children’s books .
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?
If i were stranded on an island i would want a few diy books on how to live on a deserted island, and of course my own books because I love my characters. They feel like family.