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Robert Steven Goldstein

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in Brooklyn, New York, The United States



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Robert Steven Goldstein was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1952. He has practiced Yoga, meditation, and vegetarianism for over forty years. Mr. Goldstein and his wife Sandy now live in the San Francisco Bay Area, and have lovingly shared their home with parrots, dogs, cats, rabbits, and turtles. Their daughter is married and lives in Texas. Prior to becoming a novelist, Mr. Goldstein enjoyed a successful, thirty-five year career in the corporate sector in executive level roles in healthcare information, and later as a consultant to charitable foundations and nonprofit organizations. Mr. Goldstein’s first novel, "The Swami Deheftner", published in 2013, chronicles the life of Solomon Deheftner, who achieves fame as a stage magician and ...more

Average rating: 3.5 · 22 ratings · 4 reviews · 2 distinct works
The Swami Deheftner

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The website Dreaming Yoga presents an interesting and provocative perspective on making Yoga integral to living life. This website is currently featuring an insightful review of my novel The Swami Deheftner. Here's the link: Read more of this blog post »
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