Why is writing important to you and why do you think it's an important medium for the world?
Writing feeds my mind and soul and exercises my imagination. It centers me in myself. Well-chosen and arranged words have a similar effect on the reader. Books have enlightened me since I began reading as a child, and they are an essential part of my life.

What are your tried and tested remedies to cure writer's block?
I've never had writer's block.

What is your favorite time to write?
Morning after breakfast.

What's the best piece of writing advice you've ever received and would like to impart to other writers?
Write what you know and know what you write.

What excites you most about being a writer in today's age?
The daily writing session.

Arthur Hoyle's Mavericks, Mystics, and Misfits: Americans Against the Grain is out now with Sunbury Press.