Joseph Falank

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As an author of adult and young-adult fiction, Joseph Falank has had many stories featured in magazines and online publications. His adult-themed shorts "The Morning After" and "Answering the Call" have appeared in issues of RiverLit Magazine.

Joseph lives with his wife and two children in upstate New York. He is the author of the hit YA novel Seeing, a quiet coming-of-age tale that was chosen as a Top Book of 2014 by Erik Weibel of This Kid Reviews Books. He has also authored two adult books: The Painted Lady, a fractured supernatural mystery/thriller, and the novella, An Unexpected Visit.

​Currently, Joseph is at work on a new novel while preparing for the release of his fourth book - a novella called Disconnected.

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Joseph Falank I walk away from the WIP (work-in-progress). I find that if I just step away and maybe go for a walk, the solution to whatever problem I'm having with…moreI walk away from the WIP (work-in-progress). I find that if I just step away and maybe go for a walk, the solution to whatever problem I'm having with the story usually gets solved. My mind has a hard time letting go if I find myself in trouble, but I take off the pressure by doing something different. If the writing isn't happening, I go for a walk to ease the pressure. You only think better when you're thinking clearly.(less)
Joseph Falank I get to make things up! I also get to use all the story ideas that pop into my head (and I get a lot of them so I don't know what I would do if I did…moreI get to make things up! I also get to use all the story ideas that pop into my head (and I get a lot of them so I don't know what I would do if I didn't like writing) and configure them to be an inspirational, suspenseful, meaningful tale for others to (hopefully) enjoy. Writing is my outlet. (less)
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Seeing

4.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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The Painted Lady

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An Unexpected Visit

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Disconnected

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Signal

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2007
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MYSTERY GARDEN Retitled

It's not unusual for a book title to change (even numerous times) before it's published, and certainly each of mine have gone through their share of changes along the way. Initial titles tend to be placeholders, something to circle back to later when a good shot of inspiration strikes, unless the author has a really good feeling about their title and keeps the first one that popped to mind. For me Read more of this blog post »
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