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Politics is in with many Americans and I'm a political junkie. Writing political fiction is stimulating and prophetic, sometimes.

Background Information

I grew up in the Bronx, NY. Attended Cardinal Hayes HS, graduated from Manhattan College in 1954, and served two years in Army. My wife, Betty, and I have 4 children and 9 grandkids. Upon retirement as CEO of a NYC Insurance Company in 1997, we moved from Morristown, NJ to Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

I looked forward to the Hardy Boys series just as kids today long for more Harry Potter.

A stint as president of a local Jaycees chapter in the mid-sixties led to library activities and meeting authors of all genres.

At age 72 I became active in critique groups and writers organizations. The transition from business report writing was lessdifficult due to valuable critiques. I wanted toweave strong characters intounending realproblems, with a twist to a solution.For example,the Israeli-Palestinian problem; the anti-organized religions of the Nazis in a contemporary setting (In Honor of Justice);and the political polarization inside the Beltway. My third novel,The Atkinsen Ticket , is a timely political drama, depicting honor in politics.

My current project concerns an army veteran who returns from Iraq with what apprears to beaPTSD condition. The protagonist is a compulsive do-gooder, a modern day, believable Don Quixote.

Birth Place
Bronx, NY 

Promoting Outstanding Writers Inc.--2007 award for Political manuscript.

Additional Information

THE ATKINSEN TICKET was published in April, 2008. A character portrait of a president discloses honor in politics,and a steep price to pay.

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3271 Old Barn Road 
Ponte Vedra Beach FL 32082  
Contact Author: Ken Gorman

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