Charles Stoll

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Charles Stoll was born on Long Island in 1956. He began to write seriously at sixteen as therapy when several friends died in a fire. In high school, he won a national award in writing (N.C.T.E.) and was granted a scholarship to Syracuse University. Charles was in the Honors Program and joined the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. A favorite writing professor challenged him to write three books in three years to hone his writing skills. He accomplished that goal forty years later when life stopped interrupting.

“Now I can write what I have always loved to read. I am interested in any book that contains an insightful observation, a new perspective or a deeper message. I don't enjoy reading books that feel like another I've already read, told a slight
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Charles Stoll You work when you are inspired. And you can watch The Price is Right at other times.
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Why would anyone read a book?

A friend of mine walked up to me at a party holding my novel Sorry and Morticum in his hand. With a straight face, he asked me why anyone would read a book in this day and age when there are so many other media options.

I cringed; my throat constricted. I studied his eyes to make sure he was the same person I thought I knew. I mentally lowered him three positions on my speed dial. I answered:

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