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Nicholas Guild: Master of the Craft of Writing

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Years ago, as an aspiring writer, I read “The Assyrian” by Nicholas Guild. Since that day I have considered him one of the finest authors in the literary world—and my silent mentor of the craft. There are others who speak highly of Nicholas Guild as well…Publishers Weekly, the Associated Press, The New York Times Book …

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There’s Not Enough Hours in the Day…

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“Burning the candle at both ends—and running out of candle!” Well, that’s how I have  felt these past five months. I finished my latest novel AMAZON MOON in December and a good friend, international best-selling author Nicholas Guild read the work and provided excellent recommendations. All I have to do is find enough hours in …

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A WRITER’S DILEMMA

Author Micheal Rivers

 Micheal Rivers is best known as being a genuinely talented author of paranormal thrillers and true friend to the indie world. I’ve read several of his novels, truly enjoyed them, and I am quite fortunate to personally know such a fine gentleman. Previously, Nicholas Guild, a best-selling, international author, was kind enough to write a …

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THE CHARACTER OF CHARACTER – an article by author Nicholas Guild

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 Glenn’s Note: I have always stated Nicholas Guild is one of the few select authors I consider as my mentor of the writing craft. After all, one should choose the best to learn from. He’s been writing since 1975, has been published around the world with many of his works being international bestsellers, and as …

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Do you REALLY challenge yourself?

"Do you call yourself an author, Twinkle Toes!"

There are a variety of challenges – finding time to write, making daily word counts, keeping up with the promos for your books, staying alive on social media networks, and a hundred more which could be listed…But I’m not talking about any of these. Let’s fast forward ahead in life and say you already have …

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Glenn Starkey Interview by Steel Diamonds

Steel Diamonds Publishing is an eBook publisher This interview may also be found on their site http://ebookpubs.blogspot.com/ Q: What was the inspiration for your novel “The Cobra and Scarab”? A: Watching a television documentary about the beautiful Egyptian queen Hatshepsut and her questionable rise to power as “King” and Pharaoh, I became intrigued by the gaps …

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My Day to Howl… Two Books Released!

Way To Go !!!

This is a rare opportunity for me, one that will probably never happen again soon. But I am happy to announce that two of my novels, THE COBRA AND SCARAB: A NOVEL OF ANCIENT EGYPT and YEAR OF THE RAM have been published— and released almost on the same day! Not only were they released …

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The Lost Art of Letter Writing

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

The Lost Art of Letter Writing by Glenn Starkey  @GStarkeyBooks One of my aunts telephoned to remind me of another aunt’s birthday. Horrible as I am at remembering such important dates, I gladly accepted the information. “Glenn, you know how much she loves to receive one of your letters….” The telephone call came from the …

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