Join Free! | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  Pier Tyler, iBetty Jo Tucker, ialex canton-dutari, iMs Beeds, iJeff Ovall, iStephen Cafaro, iSage Sweetwater, i

Home > Author > Gil Schriber
Gil Schriber

· + Follow me
· Contact me
· Stories
· 1 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
Member Since: Dec, 2008

Gil Schriber, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

  Gil Schriber

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

Gil Schriber, Mountain Man wannabe, Author,outdoorsman,One book published and trying for another.

Background Information

I have been told that my prose is more in line with a story teller instead of a published author. I guess some people like this style, at least I hope they do. My writing comes from my vivid imagination. I am an artist ( although not professionally ) painting with oils, and some acrylic. The term Crafty is now used often when someone does things with their hands. Historical Fiction is what I do best. In fact, I re-live history when I and many others re-enact the pre-1840 western fur trade era. You can really get to know your  forefathers by portraying them. I really started writing in earnest when on a canoeing/camping trip down in Misouri. One of the young one in our family had never heard a ghost story,while sitting around a campfire. I sat down and wrote one before we went on the trip. It turned out so well, that when I got back home, I sat down and wrote nine more. These I had published into a small book called Campfire Tales. Imagine that! As for the Historical Fiction, well that came about from watching Daniel Boone when I was a kid. I loved those long black powder guns as well as the tomahawks and knives. Now I have several guns , hawks, and knives. For a very long period in my life, those tomahawks were a constant. My family also got involved with me in most of the competitions held back then.

I have been married to my wife Kathy for forty four years. We have two grown childrenand several grandchildrenplus four great-grandchildren. I still like to canoe, and go down to our turkey hunting camp. I don't hunt anymore, but do like to look at the critters.

Birth Place

One book published

Campfire Tales ISBN# 1424123690

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.