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Kirkus MacGowan

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Kirkus MacGowan wrote his first book at age eight about traveling to Mars to find the cure for cancer. He put his writing dreams on hold for twenty-five years and focused his energies on playing baseball. He moved on when he found playing softball with his friends more enjoyable than his pipe dream.

Since then, he graduated with a B.S. in Psychology, married a woman too good to be true, and moved back to his hometown. He gave up an amazing career waiting tables and now stays at home with his two crazy children. He spends his time writing thrillers and fantasy, playing softball with friends, enjoying the occasional computer game, and wrestling with his kids.

I Built a Mountain I built a mountain. When I reached the top of that mountain, I found I was afraid of heights. I slipped, tumbled head over heels until I crashed at the bottom. My leg was broken, but not my spirit. I bided my time until that leg healed, yet I waited, and waited longer. “It’s too cold to climb today,” I’d say to myself. “It’s too windy. … Continue reading →


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message 10: by C.J.

C.J. Heck C.J. Heck C.J. Heck

Hello Kirkus,

It's such a pleasure having you as a friend. Thank you and best wishes!

My warmest regards,
CJ


message 9: by Owen

Owen Jones Hi Kirkus,

Thanks for accepting my friend request.

I hope that you are well.

All the best,
Owen
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Jonathan Merry Christmas!


message 7: by J L

J L Kruse Hi Kirkus. Thanks for the friend!


Kirkus MacGowan Jan wrote: "Hi Kirkus

Thanks for the friending!
Jan Moran"


Sure thing, Jan. :) Can't get enough of this place! Hope you're having a great week.

Kirkus


message 5: by Jan

Jan Moran Hi Kirkus

Thanks for the friending!
Jan Moran


Douglas Wickard Good morning, Kirkus and thank you for your friendship on Goodreads. We see a lot of each other on Twitter! Also, I have your book on my Kindle and have added it to my list to-read! It looks amazing!


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Kirkus MacGowan Sara wrote: "Kirkus, thanks for the friendship, like your bio"

Well this is embarrassing. :) I remember receiving an email saying you left me a message but I never saw where! Just found this today.

A pleasure to meet you, and thanks for the compliment!


message 1: by Sara

Sara Lowe Kirkus, thanks for the friendship, like your bio


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