Samantha Cook


Cheers for looking me up. Here are some random nuggests of information about myself, some related to writing and some not.

10 Random Facts About Me

  1. I'm an orange sash at Kung Fu.
  2. Light makes me sneeze. Apparently it's called a photoptarmosis.
  3. I've been writing Ashes to Embers on and off for 5 years, starting when I was 16. I wrote Shadow Runner in-between and hope to see both novels published someday.
  4. Sometimes I sleep with my eyes open. I've seen pictures... yes, it's creepy.
  5. I sent my first novel off to literary agents when I was 14. It was a bit ambitious, I know, but I managed a partial and it taught me a lot about the publishing process.
  6. I have a degree in Psychology (but no I can't read your mind. Yes, it's a real science.)
  7. I have a poem called Corrupt published by Frontenac Publishers after winning a Wattpad contest.
  8. I go by the name dreamybanana and scookie on writing sites.
  9. I'm teaching myself guitar... badly (sorry, neighbours!).
  10. My lovely boyfriend who made this site for me is also called Sam.