Morgan Marzulla likes epic writing and pondering life while driving.
What’s your favorite genre to write? Fantasy/historical fiction.
What’s your idea of perfect happiness? Peace, quiet and no deadlines.
What trait to you most value in yourself? Sense of humor.
What trait to you most value in other writers? Candor.
What do you do when you’re not putting words on the page? Hiking/camping, playing tabletop games, studying chemistry.
Which author(s) do you most admire? Percy Byshee Shelley, JRR Tolkien, Hemingway, Joseph Conrad,
Which words or phrases do you most overuse? “That”
Favorite word? Solipsism, sojourner
Least favorite word? Limp (as an adjective)
When did you first identify yourself as a writer? I started writing stories in kindergarten and first grade.
Why are you actively involved in Lighthouse Writers Workshop? So I can keep up my writing despite pursuing a scientific career; also to broaden my techniques and style.
What is your motto? Be prepared.