Interview with “The Pacifist” Author Mehreen Ahmed

19 Apr

Own Your Geek

If you like historical fiction, then we hope you’ll enjoy getting inside the head of Mehreen Ahmed, author of The Pacifist.

The Pacifist synopsis: In 1866, Peter Baxter’s misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his labor. Unbeknownst to Peter, Brown’s past is riddled with dark secrets tied to the same orphanage, which he has documented in a red folder.

During a chance encounter, Peter meets Rose. Peter cannot help but fall in love with her beauty, grace, and wit but fears that his affection will go unrequited as a result of his crippling poverty. But fate changes when Peter joins the search for gold in Hill End, New South Wales. Striking it…

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The Pacifist by Mehreen Ahmed

2 Apr

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The Pacifist by Mehreen Ahmed

2 Apr

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In 1866, Peter Baxter’s misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his labor. Unbeknownst to Peter, Brown’s past is riddled with dark secrets tied to the same orphanage, which he has documented in a red folder.

During a chance encounter, Peter meets Rose. Peter cannot help but fall in love with her beauty, grace, and wit but fears that his affection will go unrequited as a result of his crippling poverty. But fate changes when Peter joins the search for gold in Hill End, New South Wales. Striking it rich, he returns to Rose a wealthy man. Peter is changed by his new found affluence, heading towards the mire of greed. Will Rose…

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The Pacifist by Mehreen Ahmed

2 Apr

In 1866, Peter Baxter’s misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his labor. Unbeknownst to Peter, Brown’s past is riddled with dark secrets tied to the same orphanage, which he has documented in a red folder.

During a chance encounter, Peter meets Rose. Peter cannot help but fall in love with her beauty, grace, and wit but fears that his affection will go unrequited as a result of his crippling poverty. But fate changes when Peter joins the search for gold in Hill End, New South Wales. Striking it rich, he returns to Rose a wealthy man. Peter is changed by his new found affluence, heading towards the mire of greed. Will Rose regret her relationship with Peter?

Meanwhile, Rose has her own troubled history. One that is deeply entwined with Brown’s past and Peter’s future.

Moirae – Mehreen Ahmed. Foreword – Joe Ferguson. Publisher – Cosmic Teapot Publishing.

14 Feb

Mehreen Ahmed writes on Stream of Consciousness October 28, 2016 When the stream of consciousness technique was first introduced at the turn of the 20th century, it was difficult for many publisher…

Source: Moirae – Mehreen Ahmed. Foreword – Joe Ferguson. Publisher – Cosmic Teapot Publishing.

Moirae – Mehreen Ahmed. Foreword – Joe Ferguson. Publisher – Cosmic Teapot Publishing.

14 Feb

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Mehreen Ahmed writes on Stream of Consciousness October 28, 2016 When the stream of consciousness technique was first introduced at the turn of the 20th century, it was difficult for many publisher…

Source: Moirae – Mehreen Ahmed. Foreword – Joe Ferguson. Publisher – Cosmic Teapot Publishing.

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Character Interview Number 40 – Nalia

29 Oct

Tell Us About Yourself Name: Nalia Age: 16 Please tell us a little about yourself. I was born on a planet much like earth, but with two moons, I live in a village called the Lost Winds. This…

Source: Character Interview Number 40 – Nalia