Author Interview: Segilola Salami

Welcome Segilola Salami to my blog.

book cover_color_2820x4500pxWhat book are you promoting right now? What is it about?
Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother is my latest book. You can call it book 1.5 after Yetunde: The Life and Times of a Yoruba Girl in London 1. Baby Yetunde is slightly older in this book. She narrates the Ode her mother told her in honour of her grandmother.

How did you come up with the idea for your current story?
Mother’s day was approaching and I thought why not?

Tell us about your writing process. How do you fuel your writing?
Ahahahaha, the voices in my head tell me the story. I just put it down on ‘paper’.

What inspires you to write?
Writing is self perpetuating. Once you start, you just can’t stop.

What’s the best part of being a writer?
Seeing my imagination come to life.

What is your favourite scene in your book?
In my latest book, it definitely is the battle scene between the mom and the warrior chief. Read more

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