Today, April 12th, is the birth anniversary of Tom Clancy.
Tom Clancy was once a Maryland insurance broker with a passion for naval history. Then he wrote The Hunt for Red October, which catapulted onto the New York Times bestseller list after President Reagan pronounced it “the perfect yarn”. Clancy was known for weaving realism and intricate plotting into can’t-put-it-down suspense novels.
Have you ever written real life situations that were just too unbelievable to be included in your work?
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