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Thursday, May 5, 2016
Interview with Author Mikael von Matern
1.Why did you write
the book? When I was seven
years old, I used to daydream high up in a tree. You see, I had an office up in
this tree and I used to sit there often, dreaming about what I wanted to do
when I grew up. Here was the beginning of my big dream about inspiring people
to feel good. After a serious inflammation in my brain, which I suffered eight
years ago, I started to research how we can make ourselves feel even better and
get more out of life. So, when I started writing this book two years ago, I had
all the material I needed to realize my dream about this book.
2.What do people enjoy about
it? The average person has over 40,000 thoughts per
day, and studies show that almost 90% of these are negative ones. Did you know
that negative thoughts harm your brain? How may we learn to control our
negative thoughts and how do we learn how to control our unwelcome feelings?
Step by step we look at which components give people the best chances of
feeling good and how we may create the best possible lives for ourselves. I
provide you with efficient tools, methods and tricks, which will make your life
easier and give you a better and happier life.
3.How rewarding is it to be a
writer? I get inspired watching others growing and
evolving. During my whole writing process, I have had a very strong feeling
that other people will feel even better from having read my book. This feeling
has given me continuous energy and inspiration to complete the book.
4.How challenging was it to
write such a book? This
book was my biggest challenge ever.
5.Any advice for struggling
writers? Studies from all over
the world show that the happiest and most content people are those who on a
daily basis devote themselves to their passions. If writing is a passion, do
not let yourself be held back by fears and other limiting thoughts. Write your
book because you want to invest in your personal growth and in your future!
6.Where do you see book
publishing is heading? My goal is to make my book a best-selling
book all over the world