Robert B.

Location:

Boynton Beach, FL

Member since:

April 26, 2013

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What kind of writing do you do/wish you were doing more of?

My new novel, MURDER IN PALM BEACH: The Homicide That Never Died, was traditionally published in December by Pegasus Books of San Jose, Cal. It's based on a highly sensational murder in 1976 in Palm Beach, by which a tough guy who was innocent was railroaded into prison and was released 15 years later. I learned that a PB Post reporter discovered in 1987 who the real murderer was, and the high-ranking Washington politician behind it. Ghost-wrote a short book. Had an autobiographical novel published via print-on-demand (iUniverse, received Editor's Choice). Other than that, I run to my computer after reading editorials by right-wing columnists and dash off scathing emails to said scribes. Occasionally I lambaste, or plead with, a politician over an issue. Have in mind a novel about how the pharmaceutical industry is greatly harming the health of the western world with statin drugs -- if I can find for a collaborator a sympathetic person who worked in the industry.

Introduction

Bob Brink. Retired newspaper and magazine reporter/writer/edit­or. Grew up mainly in Iowa. Moved to Tampa 1972, West Palm Beach 1974, been in this area since. With Palm Beach Post 15 years till 1989. Long divorced, live in northeast Boynton Beach.

What Robert B. is saying about this Meetup Group

Good forum for exchanging info about writing, marketing and the publishing industry, with conviviality in abundance.


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