On June 29th E L James did a Q&A on Twitter using #AskELJames. Here are some of the questions and answers below:
@Gabrielle Fault: "Have you ever wanted to change anything about Christian and Ana's story?"
E L James: " Hi Gabrielle - Yes. I would have liked to split them up for longer at the end of FSoG."
@Fanfifty_: "Are you planning to write another romance novel in the future?"
E L James: "I've written a new book and i'm halfway through another. Both romances. Not sure when I will finish them. :) "
@BeeMWrites: "What was your favourite scene to write?"
E L James: "Hi Bee. A few... Dinner with Mrs R. Georgia when she turns up at the bar... Tallis scene and the scenes with Elliot."
@fsog_greysessed: "You mentioned you listened to one song over and over writing Grey. What song did you keep on repeat?
E L James: "Hi Michelle. Two: Sara by Fleetwood Mac and Hello Like Before by Bill Withers."
@50shades_fanss1: "Favourite qualities about Ana?"
E L James: "She's so much stronger than I am."
@almagoye: "What is your favourite character that is not Grey or Ana?"
E L James: "Taylor. He's so stoic."
@RealMs_Lane: "Darker is my favourite book of the series! What's your favourite part of it?"
E L James: "Emails about going to NYC. CG finding Ana in the playroom. The boat... the new house. The list goes on!"
@Raehgine: "Why did you choose 'Your Love is King' for Ana's ringtone? One of my fav songs btw."
E L James: "I like the song - and it seemed appropriate."
@benshots: "What's the best thing you have learned when you wrote the fifty shades?"
E L James: "To continue to write for myself. :) "
@iLovedamie: "What is your favourite part of Grey?"
E L James: "I love his relationship with Elliot. That was unexpected when I started writing."
@twitchypalms: "Which did you prefer writing, the final red room scene from Christian's pov or Ana's?"
E L James: "It wasn't fun either POV."
@AbbeySG48: "Thank you for writing my favourite books! How long did it take you to write 50 Shades of Grey trilogy?"
E L James: "About 20 months in total..."
@fsogindia: "Charlie Tango or Glider?"
E L James: "Tricky...but i'd have to go with Charlie Tango..."
@lil_caribou: "What was the a)funniest b) saddest c) hardest moment to write in Grey?"
E L James "a) The emails. b) His nightmares. c) final red room scene."
@JustGreysessed: "What is your favourite line of Christian Grey?"
E L James: "Fuck the paperwork."
@adonis_cg: "Bollinger or Budvar?"
E L James: Bollinger. My husband would take the Budvar... :) "