Posts tagged "fiction writing"

So, You Want To Write A Fiction Series?

Interested to write a serial novel? First, ask yourself if you believe you can sustain a story for multiple books. People often tell me how much they want to write a novel. I ask them to tell me the outline Read More →

The Most Difficult Thing About Writing a Fiction Series

In some ways, writing a series novel is easier than a single novel. Once you have you some headway, i.e. you have one or two books under your belt, you already have several characters working, and you don’t have to Read More →

Visiting Nunavut

Visiting Nunavut In 1999 the Canadian Government did something extraordinary. It gave to its indigenous Inuit people 3/5ths of the Northwest Territories as a self-governing territory. That, according to my calculation, is the largest grant of land bestowed upon an indigenous people Read More →

Nunavut, Canada’s Inuit Territory

The largest region ever in the history of the world granted by a sovereign government to its indigenous people, Nunavut, homeland to the Inuit, achieved territorial independence from the Northwest Territory in 1999. Rich in minerals of every variety, Nunavut Read More →

Nunavut: An Arctic Thriller, A Synopsis

The following is a synopsis of my novel, Nunavut: An Arctic Thriller.   Strange things are happening in Nunavut, the two million square kilometer tract of tundra and ice that the Canadian Government bestowed upon the Inuit (Eskimo) people as a Read More →

Why Iran Wants a Nuclear Bomb, But Doesn’t Need it

Everybody agrees that Iran/Persia has a deep cultural past. Today it sports a large Shai population. Every Muslim nation had toyed with leading the world of Islam. Egypt, Syria, Iraq. To an extent, Saudi Arabia already leads because the holiest Read More →

Customer Reviews

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- Len

One finishes Destiny's Children with perhaps fiction's greatest reward, a lasting permanent understanding and appreciation of this period and location in America's ultimate unification.

- Kent

Destiny's Children's three main characters are immensely likable, and the challenges that they face are extraordinary and engaging. .


- Stephen

Roger Herst, a rabbi and a previously published and accomplished novelist, really knows about Jewish congregations, rabbinical politics, women's issues, and how to tell a great story.

- Bader

Mr. Herst has created a strong, intelligent, yet vulnerable character in Rabbi Gabby Lewyn. His insights into the politics and intrigues of a synagogue were of special interest to me.

- Mary