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Shakir Rashaan

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“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind, is written large in his works.” ~ Virginia Wolfe

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. The raw, vivid, and uncut writing style captured the attention of the Queen of Erotica herself, Zane. A year later, Rashaan’s debut novel with Strebor/Atria/Simon & Schuster, The Awakening, opened to rave reviews, while the follow-up in the Nubian Underworld series, Legacy, garnered even more success, and the third installment, Tempest, helping to make the series one of the mos
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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 jui…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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Duality & Balance - Shakir & PK Rashaan

Once upon a time, before I created the persona that is now Shakir, I actually had other writing aspirations. I wanted to write, sure, and I wanted to write professionally and commercially, but it was in a whole other vein and genre. I even had a different book series in mind way back when.



And then life got in the way while I was making those plans.



In hindsight, it wasn’t my time. My time is now,

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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.

Kim S, Harlequin Books ambassador


Savannah Thank you for the friendship


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Blak Rayne Thanks for the friend invite. Nice to meet you, Shakir!


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