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Mo Ibrahim
Attended City College of New York
Lives in New York City
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I started reading Proust's In Search of Lost Time (Volume 1), but I put it down after seventy-nine pages for Haddawy's translation of The Arabian Nights. Proust's classic, unlike the Arab classic, didn't make my heart beat he...
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I often see the Epoch Times around Manhattan, but I never thought to read the free independent newspaper instead of or in addition to the amNY. But intriguing excerpts were texted to me from Linda Wiegenfeld’s review of Wire...
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I was walking towards a building this morning trying to think of good way to describe it in writing but I drew a blank. However, while I was sitting on a wooden bench after having a banana for lunch a clear description of the...
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My Desk Circa 2010 Approximately six years ago a black hardcover library copy of Henry Miller's Tropic of Cancer (above near upper left hand corner) was stolen from my "desk". In the lower right hand corner is a stack of m...
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After over five years in the making, my two poetry books are finally "done" and are available for the Kindle and Kindle Android and Apple apps. If you love New York and appreciate the poetry of Frederick Seidel, Bukowski a...
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I've given a number of mentees and colleagues copies of Sam Anderson's "The James Franco Project" which was a 2010 New York magazine profile on the polymath because I was impressed by Franco's uncompromising work ethic. Here ...
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Something in the Air (2012) I did a post on how The Tenants, the novel and the film, can be inspiring for writers. And I would add that, for artists and for creative types in general, Something in the Air (2012) [French: Apr...
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The Dip Seth Godin's The Dip may be a helpful principle for writer's to follow to deal effectively with rejection. In general, the principle is that it's naive to think that one will have a linear rise to reaching the New Yor...
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Novelist, Writer and Poet
Introduction
My novel, Katie, and non-fiction book, The Allure of Nymphets, are available in paperback and for the Kindle. Click here for more information. 
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  • City College of New York
    M.A. Secondary Education, 2004 - 2006
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Novelist, Writer and Poet
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New York City
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Chicago