Author Revealed

About Dr. Craig Martin

Q. What is your birthdate?

A. 11/15

Q. Previous occupations

A. Chef, Chiropractor, Homeopath, Astrologer, Minister

Q. Favorite job

A. Astrologer and Spiritual Advisor

Q. High school and/or college

A. John Jay HS - Cross River, NY - Sacred Hearth Univ., Bridgeport, CT

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. Neil Young

Q. Favorite movie

A. Lord of the Rings

Q. Favorite television show

A. From the past - All in the Family, From the present - The Closer

Revealing Questions

Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?

A. As a quest for truth, love, and compassion.

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be real - All good things come from that.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Sitting by a warm fireplace in a mountain cabin on a snowy evening, with my love, my dog, a glass of red wine, and an action/thriller on the DVD player!

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Death by Chocolate

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Cape Cod

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Thomas Jefferson

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Kind-hearted people

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Right?

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Any incidences of being unforgiving

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Even mediocre piano playing would be great

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Self-acceptance

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Impatience

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Insight

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A bird in flight

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Enthusiasm

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Iron Man

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Favorite? Least Favorite? Sauron

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. It would be Aesop, and I would ask him to tell me a story!

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Rudeness

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Astrologer

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Spiritual sites adventure guide

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, Curiosity, and Spiritual Awareness

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Seafood

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Pink Moon, Bron-Y-Aur Stomp, Comes A Time, Come Rain or Come Shine, Fly Me to the Moon

On Books and Writing

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. John Steinbeck, Jack London, James Ellroy, Rick Bass, Andrew Vachss, Jamie Sams, Howard Sasportas, Liz Greene, A T Mann, Robert Louis Stevenson, Richard Bach, James Redfield, Neale Donald Walsch, Robert Hand

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. East of Eden The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde The Round Art Conversations with God Call of the Wild

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. First you must write, then you can worry about if it's good enough.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. How much their relationships have improved, and how happy they are about that.