Listen to the Rain Questions from Michael Dante
1 - Why did you write Listen to the Rain? As an actor in my younger days, I wanted to play the role of a ballplayer, with a twist. So, I authored this story.
2 – What is the story about? The complex journey of a young man chasing his dream and finding love along the way.
3 – Why is this story important to you? The dramatic, complex story gives an actor with athletic ability the opportunity to play this interesting role.
4 – Do you have a favorite character in the book? Michael Randall, the leading character.
5 – How did you get the idea to author this story? I played professional baseball and had a relevant story in mind.
6 – This is your sixth published book by BearManor Media. Your award-winning autobiography, your radio show book and three westerns. Are you mostly known for your westerns? It is my versatility as an actor and an author that I’m known for.
7 – Do you have a certain style of writing? Yes, all my stories read like a screenplay. I created that style of writing to attract filmmakers.
8 – Who do you admire most in baseball? Babe Ruth and Joe DiMaggio.
9 – Do you have a favorite baseball team? The L.A. Dodgers and the Anaheim Angels.
10 – What about this story involves ‘baseball with a twist?’ Read it and you’ll know. It’s different!