Nicholas Zacky is a pretty normal guy. He lives in Singapore, loves his family….and oh yeah, he’s been to almost every country in the world as a flight attendant for a major airline.
Nicholas doesn’t sugar-coat things; if you ever wanted to know what it’s really like to work as a flight attendant, now’s your chance. His honest and often hilarious insights will give you the real inside scoop on the business. Then, read about his adventures outside of work! This world traveler loves spending his holidays on solo backpacking trips. Follow Zacky to exotic locales around the globe and find out how all the different cities he’s visited have changed his perspective and allowed him to experience cultures different than his own. On the spiritual side, Zacky explains how solo travel can help you feel free and give your soul a much-needed breaksomething he experienced on his backpacking excursions. Then, on the more suspenseful side, there are so many crazy stories to share: Zacky is someone who goes all-out in his travels, staying awake for almost twenty-four hours at a time in order make the most of every single moment. With these adventures come risks, and he finds that he always seems to get himself into trouble when he’s overseas—he’s even almost died on three separate occasions in three different countries! From flight attendant to author, Blessed is an account of Zacky’s tales of worldly wisdom, wild nights out in cities all over the world, and so much more. Fasten your seatbelts! Blessed is the thrilling adventure you’ve been waiting for.
Where are you from?
The sunny island of Singapore
Why do you write?
I’ve wrote the book blessed , My first and only book
What do you write about?
Blessed is basically a autobiography of mine which i wrote mainly during my 5 years as flight attendant traveling almost 3/4 of the world
Do you have a specific writing style?
The truth and nothing short of the truth.
What are the obstacles that come in the way of writing?
When you get taken advantage off , cause what your doing is new, and you don’t know how the business works.
What’s the most memorable thing asked/said by a reader about your work?
How are you still alive ?
How long have you been writing?
Have always had a habit writing randomly , can be just writing freestyle to some random story , or even writing a song
When did you first realize you wanted to become a writer?
5 years ago, i was at some seminar and the guy that was speaking he made it sound so possible for anyone in the room to write room to write a book, crazy
What is your work schedule like when you are writing?
After i got fired from my job, i spend the next 3 months staying at home not working not job hunting but just staying in my room writting. Even if i were to go out i would go to Starbucks or the library and that is also to continue writing. I was obsessed to get the writing content completed.
How long does it take to write a book? (if you’ve written one -published or
I’ve completed writing in a year. It took another to get done and published
Do you have suggestions on how to become a better writer?
Just get a pen and paper , and just write it all first don’t worry about anything else. That should be your first step, don’t worry about anything else.
What challenges do you come across when writing/creating your story?
Am i writing too much ? am i writing too little ? will they like it ? how will they see me after the book ?
overthinking generally in life is toxic, let your heart and soul do the writting.
What do you think makes a good story?
If it is coming from and it is real as hell, that’s a good story.
What does your family think of your writing?
They could not believe it, they thought i was messing around
the day when my book arrive on post and they saw it for the first time, they were speechless.
Do you see writing as a career?
It was so much work on the first book , i told myself this is the first and the last book
Now that i’ve gotten a hang of it, I don’t see why i should not be writing book number #2
Do you have anything specific you’d like to tell the readers?
In life sometimes you have to take a leap of faith and just do it, don’t tell yourself you’re gonna do it next week, next month , next year
just fucking do it today , like right now. Hesitation is always holding us human down from living.
When did you first consider yourself a writer?
When i saw the book cover, i was like god damm Nicholas Zacky is an Author . Wow!