Emily Loreign Interview by Belle Marzia

We’re so honored to interview @emily.loreign the winner of rebounding contest ♥️

1.If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

A•I would love to travel through America. I have been there before but I would love to see every state. I don’t even know why.
2.If there was one thing you could change about Episode what would it be?

A•Mhhh… that all authors get access to the hidden animations and features maybe? Other than that, and sometimes the glitches, I am really satisfied with the app and thankful that I can express myself through my stories. 

3.Pizza or chocolate?

A•PIZZA! It may sounds weird but I am not eating much sweets.
4.What or who inspired you to write on episode?

A•I was only a reader at first….
@complicatedofficial @chantelle.episodes @miarose.episode stories inspired me to write my own as I was obsessed with them. My own experience inspired my first story as I couldn’t come up with something random. So writing about my own experience gave me closure. And that’s how it basically began.

5.As a writer, what would you choose as your spirit/mascot/avatar animal?

A•I took a test and it said Lion. Quiet observer but you shouldn’t mess with me I guess 

6.What does literary success look like to you?

A•Having a job that makes you happy. Pretty cliché I know but it’s my life goal. 

7.Do you view writing as a kind of spiritual practice?

A•Yes. It calms me down. It gives me lots of strength and is really relaxing and my way of letting out emotions that are bubbling up inside of me. 

8.What was the hardest scene you’ve written?

A•The season finale where Jon dies. As a really close friend of mine died last year I cried a lot while writing it but felt a little better afterwards. 

9.What is your favorite childhood book?

A•Alex Rider He is a teenager spy and it’s really thrilling! 

10.What do you like Episode community for?

A•That I can talk with so many amazing people all over the world. That I feel like a part of something huge and that we all share the same passion: Writing.

Emily Loreign is the author of: Nothing with Something, The Lovely One, and Rebounding: Paper Wings

Interview conducted by: Belle Marzia @sanaa_episode