JNEWS: McGorry, Ken [MC1973] author of ‘Ghost Hampton’

2016-Nov-01

http://thewriterslife.blogspot.com/2016/11/interview-with-ken-mcgorry-author-of.html

Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Interview with Ken McGorry, author of ‘Ghost Hampton’

Ken McGorry has been writing since third grade. (He learned in first grade, but waited two years.) He started a school newspaper with friends in seventh grade, but he’s better known for his 23 years as an editor of Post Magazine, a monthly covering television and film production. This century, he took up novel-writing and Ghost Hampton and Smashed are examples. More are in the works, like the promised Ghost Hampton sequel, but he’s kinda slow.

Ken lives on Long Island with his wife and they have two strapping sons. There are dogs. Ken is also a chef (grilled cheese, and only for his sons) and he enjoys boating (if it’s someone else’s boat). He has a band, The Achievements, that plays his songs (try https://soundcloud.com/ken-mcgorry). Back at Manhattan College (English major!), he was a founding member of the venerable Meade Bros. Band. Ken really was an employee of Dan’s Papers in the Hamptons one college summer, and really did mow Dan’s lawn.

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McGorry, Ken [MC????]

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Dear John,

           I believe  that Ken is a member of the Class of 1973.
 
                           Mike

McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

McGorry, Ken [MC1973]

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