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Michael Selmer

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in Baltimore, MD, The United States



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Michael was born and raised in Maryland. He and his wife of thirty-five years, Kathleen, moved to Wyoming in 2010. In his leisure time, he runs and reads, both to excess. He has run numerous marathons, including Boston and, in August of 2010, completed the one hundred mile Race Across the Sky in Leadville, Colorado.

The Author's working life has been a smorgasbord of careers and occupations: UPS driver, mall cop, maintenance man, cabinetmaker, woodturner, master electrician, business owner, and more. All his life, he dreamed of being a writer. Writing was something he dabbled with in the little spare time he had while he and his wife raised their four children. With the children grown and bringing along families of their own, the urge grew t

Doesn't every reader want to be part of the creative process? You can choose a story from "Running Scared" to preview for free. Make a criticism or suggestion that is incorporated into the story and you will be entered into a drawing. The winner will have their name given to a character in one of the stories. Follow the link for more info. http://wp.me/P1XRqv-a Read more of this blog post »
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In my opinion, this is one of the easiest and most enjoyable reads in the post-apocalyptic genre. The characters aren't stiff, not even the dead ones. The story moves quickly, but still has lots of warm moments that help you relate to the many quirky ...more
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This is a book that would allow anyone to gain an understanding of what it is like to immigrate from one culture to another that is dramatically different. As the father-in-law of an Indian-born naturalized citizen, I feel this book has given me a mu ...more
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