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Villi Asgeirsson

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Villi Asgeirsson was born in Iceland as Major Tom ascended to the skies, to be lost forever. He spent the seventies learning to read and write. He also moved houses a lot, having lived in at least six places by the time he was ten.

On his tenth birthday, he received a small transistor radio and was scared witless by a huge spider sitting on his chest. This may have formed him in a small way, or it may be irrelevant. Such is the nature of our human existence. There are no absolutes and we may never know what matters until much later, if at all.

The eighties were spent listening to questionable music and dressing badly. He also tried to learn the guitar, but the dang things never stayed in tune so he gave up.

He moved to London in the nineties t
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Villi Asgeirsson I don't experience writer's block. I come up with an idea. The reason for writing the book. What I want to say. Then create interesting characters to …moreI don't experience writer's block. I come up with an idea. The reason for writing the book. What I want to say. Then create interesting characters to live in that world. Create a wash line of events and get writing. If a particular scene isn't inspiring me at a particular moment, I write another one and return to the other one when I'm in that mood.(less)
Villi Asgeirsson Keep writing. Don't worry if your writing is crap. First drafts usually are and writing is like anything else. Practise makes perfect.
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It’s (not) All About the Money

I have decided to stop charging for my books.

Writing is a passion. Certainly in the beginning, before you build an audience. You write because there are voices, people and stories in your head that want to get out into the world.

If you’re lucky, you sell a million books and can make a living from your passion. I never reached that. I’m not sure if it’s a good thing or not. I remember when I star

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