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Shakir Rashaan

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Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste his talent, but must develop it.” ~ Pope John Paul II

The “Master of the Mindf*ck” has been creating mind-twisting stories for the better part of a decade, but Shakir Rashaan first rolled onto the national literary scene as a contributing writer to Z-Rated: Chocolate Flava 3 in 2012. A year later, Rashaan’s debut novel with Strebor/Atria/Simon & Schuster, The Awakening, opened to rave reviews and a “Recommended Read” accolade in USA Today’s “Happy Ever After” literary blog. The follow-up in the Nubian Underworld series, Legacy, garnered even more success, with the third installment, Tempest, picking up
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Shakir Rashaan I write daily...like, DAILY! So, I don't have writer's block because I write daily...whether it's my blog, or status messages, ANYTHING to keep my…moreI write daily...like, DAILY! So, I don't have writer's block because I write daily...whether it's my blog, or status messages, ANYTHING to keep my juices flowing. So, on those days where I don't feel like writing, I simply find something to write that has nothing to do with the project I'm focusing on.(less)
Shakir Rashaan The best thing about being a writer is being able to create worlds on a daily basis. The more unique the world, the better I like it!
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As I sit here watching the last of the NFL season and taking note of who will make the playoffs, I get the chance to reflect on a few things from this past year. Some good, some not so good. It has been a roller-coaster year on a lot of different fronts, but thankfully a lot of it has resolved itself, while other things I'm hopeful to have a resolution soon. i got to see my beloved Wakanda come... Read more of this blog post »
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Shakir Rashaan Diamond wrote: "Hi Shakir,
Thanks so much for the rating. I really appreciate it."


You're welcome, love... I truly enjoyed it :)


Diamond Drake Hi Shakir,
Thanks so much for the rating. I really appreciate it.


Shakir Rashaan Thanks, Kim, I will definitely do so :)


Harlequin Books Hello Shakir, it is a pleasure to meet you. If you ever have any questions about Harlequin or our books, please feel free to ask.

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