Michael Gold

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

Fiction/Published Work Highlights:

  • Wrote two fiction books, Horror House Detective and Suicide Sons, published by Silverthought Press

Journalism/Published Work Highlights:

  • I’m Existing, Not Living – Stories of Tough Jobs and the Loneliness of Quarantine, The Washington Post,4/21/20
  • Cigarette Butts Pose Insidious Threat to Virginia Beaches, The Virginian-Pilot, 6/9/21
  • Boreas Site No Place for Vehicles, The Albany Times-Union, 12/16/16
  • Still Dark & Stormy, New York Daily News, 7/30/2014
  • A Different Face of Immigration, New York Daily News, 7/1/2013
  • The Heat Is Always On, essay on climate change in Thoreau’s Legacy-- American Stories about Global Warming published by Penguin Press and Union of Concerned Scientists, 2009
  • The Catholic Church is Thinking Outside the Climate Box, The Pleasantville Examiner, 9/28/21
  • Wrote and published Consumer Culture is Consuming Us and God in Crisis – The Destruction of Our Environment and How It Affects Our Relationship with God, published with CreateSpace, an Amazon company

Publications & Prizes

Horror House Detective (Silverthought Press, 2008)

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Jonathan Lethem, John Steinbeck, Bruno Schulz
What I'm reading now: 
Mad at the World by William Souder

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Born in: 
Queens, NY
New York
Raised in: 
East Meadow, NY
New York
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Last update: Nov 12, 2021