Khalid Patel

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July 07, 1988

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Khalid Patel is a British writer and English Literature graduate of Indian and Burmese heritage. Raised in a working-class Muslim culture, his multilayered background and experiences echo his textured storytelling, often characterized by poetically charged prose, captivating dialogue and searing sociopolitical asides.

He is also the founder of Severest Inks, an independent publishing house dedicated to challenging narratives. Through Severest Inks, he has helped publish stories exploring themes ranging from addiction and loneliness to feminism and mortality.

“This kid breaks some rules and he breaks them across people's faces. Khalid Patel represents a new age in fiction. He examines traditional fiction and turns it on its head with technolog
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Average rating: 4.62 · 76 ratings · 47 reviews · 4 distinct works
Hollow Shotguns

4.17 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Red

4.83 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Dr Craine's Body

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Severest Inks Shorts

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Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
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Preacher, Volume 3 by Garth Ennis
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Dirtbags by Eryk Pruitt
Dirtbags
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Killer Aspirations | A Review of Dirtbags

Some in life aspire to be doctors. Some, lawyers. Some dream of helping to advance humanity and die as celebrated heroes.

Not Calvin Cantrell. Calvin Cantrell aspires to be a serial killer. The best that ever d
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Them Nights Sure Are Lonely by Tim Easley
Them Nights Sure Are Lonely
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A Small Anthology With Huge Themes

Them Nights Sure Are Lonely is a taut anthology sculpted of nine brisk stories all dealing with the rawest elements of humanity…

Loneliness. Death. Pain. Solitude.

Most of the stories are over in an eye-blink, yet bely
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Hollow Shotguns by Khalid Patel
"Poetic brilliance and cut-throat psychology make an unforgettable read

What I enjoyed most about Hollow Shotguns, was the same thing I initially liked less. At first, it was hard for me to get into the story because of the language. The dialogue and t" Read more of this review »
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Tao of Jeet Kune Do by Bruce Lee
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The Dhammapada by Anonymous
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