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Michael J. Sahno

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Michael J. Sahno began writing stories at an early age. Eventually, he was selected for Editor-in-Chief of his high school literary magazine. The quality of his work led to several honorary titles and academic awards by his senior year, which made it clear he was destined to serve a role in literary excellence.

Mr. Sahno earned his Bachelor’s from Lynchburg College and later went on to earn his Master’s in English from Binghamton University.

After college, Mr. Sahno served in several management positions, including Director at a marketing research firm, Assistant Vice President at a Tampa-based mortgage company and college professor in the field of English composition.

Sahno became a full-time professional writer in 2001 and, in the following
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Recently, I’ve been writing more about writing, giving some explanations about why I write what I write. Or, in the case of the new short story collection I’m currently promoting, Rides From Strangers, why I wrote what I wrote.


This week, I thought I’d go further and talk a little more about it. When an author writes a story, it sometimes requires personal experience. Not to say that these works...

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Today I woke to the all-too-familiar tragic news of yet another mass shooting. Sadly, we all know what will happen next: politicians will sputter, talking heads will bloviate, and the next thing that gets done about gun control will be – absolutely n ...more
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"I thoroughly enjoyed this book right from the first chapter where the book opens with Graham (I won't spoil it for you and say who he is). I couldn't stop laughing at the chapter and this hooked me in to continue reading and find all out about the..." Read more of this review »
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"Set in an insurance company this tale of embezzlement will have you clued to your seats from the off. What worse way for a lead character to think he's having a bad day to have to wake up to an ill cat, an ill cat that has been sick but he doesn't..." Read more of this review »
" For me, The Sun Also Rises is lesser Hemingway. I am much more a fan of For Whom the Bell Tolls and A Farewell to Arms. Those books both have some mea ...more "
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"At this beginning of this insightful and compassionate novel about the challenges faced by the citizens of the fictional world of Carverville, NY, Jeremy Brothers is having a bad day. Drugged "for sport" by a so-called friend, he climbs a tree to..." Read more of this review »
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Michael Sahno Stacy wrote: "Merry Christmas Michael!!!!!!!!"Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Stacy! Sorry I missed this, I was kind of off Goodreads for a couple days. Cheers!


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Stacy Merry Christmas Michael!!!!!!!!


Martha Perez Michael wrote: "Martha wrote: "Hi Mike! Happy to see you again, you're on my twitter page :)
Best Wishes"
Thanks, Martha. Hope you're having a great week! Got a big book fair event tomorrow, so I'm in preparation ..."


Hi Mike! Hope your book fair was exceptional ;)
Best Wishes"


Michael Sahno Martha wrote: "Hi Mike! Happy to see you again, you're on my twitter page :)
Best Wishes"

Thanks, Martha. Hope you're having a great week! Got a big book fair event tomorrow, so I'm in preparation mode. :D
Cheers,
Mike


Martha Perez Hi Mike! Happy to see you again, you're on my twitter page :)
Best Wishes


Michael Sahno Brigitte wrote: "Thank you for the friendvite."
You bet!


Brigitte Thank you for the friendvite.


Michael Sahno Kira wrote: "Hey there Mike! Thanks for the friend request - I recognize you from Twitter and it's nice crossing paths again. :)"

Thanks Kira. You too!


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Kira Hawke Hey there Mike! Thanks for the friend request - I recognize you from Twitter and it's nice crossing paths again. :)


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