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Khaled Talib

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About this author

Khaled Talib is a former journalist with local and international exposure. He has worked full time for magazines including Singapore Tatler and Egypt Today. His articles have been published and syndicated to newspapers worldwide, and his short stories have appeared in literary journals and magazines.

His novel Smokescreen was listed "Thriller of the Month on e-thriller.com" in its September 2014 issue.

Talib is also the author of The Little Book of Muses, a collection of personal muses for writers and aspiring authors. He resides in Singapore.

The author is a member of the UK Crime Writers Association.


Average rating: 4.61 · 36 ratings · 18 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
SMOKESCREEN
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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The Little Book of Muses
4.64 of 5 stars 4.64 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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I read in Al Arabiya that another person has died of a shark attack in the Red Sea. A German tourist.


Years ago, I spent a few daysat Hurghada, Egypt, and stayed at the Marriott. I rented a canoe at the boathouse but I was told to stay inside the lagoon only.


Stubborn, I began to paddle out to sea – the Red Sea. I paddle so far that Icouldn’t even see the hotel anymore. I got tired after a whi...

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Create Believable Characters Using Method Writing (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: My personal experiences involving method writing for my novel Smokescreen. Here's the link: http://www.writetosellyourbook.com/fiction-advice/believable-characters-method-writing
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“The writer's silent mind is a period of intermission before orchestrating a symphony of words.”
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“Kind words dispel clouds of fear like the moonlight's smile on water.”
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“Writing is the light of imagination playing over shadow of thoughts.”
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“Writing is the light of imagination playing over shadow of thoughts.”
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“The writer's silent mind is a period of intermission before orchestrating a symphony of words.”
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“Kind words dispel clouds of fear like the moonlight's smile on water.”
Khaled Talib, The Little Book of Muses

“A concept is a brick. It can be used to build a courthouse of reason. Or it can be thrown through the window.”
Gilles Deleuze, Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia

“Terrorism is the war of the poor, and war is the terrorism of the rich.”
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Khaled Talib Giok Ping wrote: "Hello Khaled,
Nice to meet you here :)"
Nice to meet you here too :-)


Khaled Talib Carole wrote: "Hi Khaled, thanks for befriending me." Hi Carole, hey my pleasure...thanks for being here.


Carole Gill Hi Khaled, thanks for befriending me.


Giok Ping Hello Khaled,
Nice to meet you here :)


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