Lonnie Ostrow

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Lonnie Ostrow has been an innovator, storyteller, promoter and celebrity-insider for more than two decades. With Poet Of The Wrong Generation, he combines all his unique experiences to bring you a novel of love & betrayal, music & fanfare, downfall & redemption -- a fable of stardom's rewards, set in New York City during the 1990s.
Since 2001, Mr. Ostrow has been the publicity/marketing director & researcher for the iconic best-selling novelist Barbara T. Bradford. He also serves as an editorial and marketing consultant for a collection of first-time authors through The Editorial Department. Previously he served as a PR executive, promoting an assortment of first-time celebrity authors including Ray Manzarek of The Doors.
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Lonnie Ostrow Writer's block has never been an issue for me. If I'm feeling uninspired on any given day, I just force myself to put something on the screen. If it's…moreWriter's block has never been an issue for me. If I'm feeling uninspired on any given day, I just force myself to put something on the screen. If it's usable, I keep it. If not, I might still be able to edit some of the writing and make it work for me. In any case, I never waste a writing session staring at a blank screen.(less)
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It’s one of those days that you never forget. August 15, 1991. I was twenty, having just wrapped up a pair of classes at Adelphi University. All summer long I had this date marked on my calendar. Paul Simon’s epic free concert on the Great Lawn in Central Park. And then the day finally arrived. My excitement was in overdrive.

It was warm and sunny when I awoke early that morning. Hastily I pack... Read more of this blog post »
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Poet Of The Wrong Generation by Lonnie Ostrow
"I basically lapped this up in a summer weekend. An uplifting story of love, loss, music and redemption with one formidable enemy creating enough chaos for a lifetime."
Poet Of The Wrong Generation by Lonnie Ostrow
"A work of fiction so realistic that you will believe it actually happened back in the 1990s. Cool story about a rising rock superstar with humble beginnings and the girl who inspired it all... by breaking his heart. "
Poet Of The Wrong Generation by Lonnie Ostrow
"If you've ever been captivated by a pop song and wondered about the story behind it, this novel will amaze. It takes the premise of a painful breakup song and gives us both the bittersweet back story and the consequences of the lives of those char..." Read more of this review »
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"My favourite read this summer.
This compelling story of Johnny Elias reads like a biography of a rock star who never actually existed. It is told in the third person by an unseen narrator, although we do get the point of view of the three main char..." Read more of this review »
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