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D.J. Williams

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With the DNA of a world traveler, D.J. Williams was born and raised in Hong Kong, has ventured into the jungles of the Amazon, the bush of Africa, and the slums of the Far East. His global travels have engrossed him in a myriad of cultures, and provided him with a unique perspective that has fueled his creativity over the course of a twenty year career in both the entertainment industry and nonprofit sector.

In this latest novel, Williams has written an epic global adventure filled with riveting characters and page turning twists and turns. Think Jason Bourne meets Homeland. It is a brilliant follow up to his previous novel, The Disillusioned, that garnered the praise of Hollywood’s elite, including Judith McCreary, Co-EP, Law & Order: S
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D.J. Williams Writer's block is something that stops the story dead, but it must be worked through. Surfing on Facebook or Twitter isn't the answer. I've found that…moreWriter's block is something that stops the story dead, but it must be worked through. Surfing on Facebook or Twitter isn't the answer. I've found that the best way for me to deal with it is to write. It doesn't matter if what I'm writing is good enough to keep, but what I've found is that in those times there's a nugget that I can pull from that gets me over the hurdle.(less)
D.J. Williams Never give up...and write what you love. If you start thinking about how to craft the best novel so it sells then you've missed the joy in writing. I…moreNever give up...and write what you love. If you start thinking about how to craft the best novel so it sells then you've missed the joy in writing. I think it's better to write the story that's circulating inside, and then see what happens. After going through the system of writing proposals and then waiting for my agent to call with an offer, I've realized that it's impossible to know what a publisher is looking for, so I might as well write what inspires me.(less)
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