Michael J. Fitzgerald

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation Escritor
Location Watkins Glen, New York, United States
Introduction Michael J. Fitzgerald has been a journalist for 40 years, working as a writer and editor for newspapers, magazines and web publications. In 2014 he published the novel, "The Fracking War." In 2015, he published his second novel, "Fracking Justice." He writes or contributes to five blogs. He and his wife Sylvia Fox are the owners and principal partners in *subject2change Media, a multi-media firm involved in print, video and broadcast. He writes a weekly column, "Write On" for the daily 'Finger Lakes Times' newspaper in Geneva, NY. He was a journalism professor at CSU Sacramento from 1986 to 2011 teaching Newswriting, Column Writing and Magazine Writing.
Interests Writing, sailing, making videos, ukulele playing, hiking, snorkeling, fishing, swimming, kayaking, Cuba libres
Favorite Movies Casablanca, For Whom the Bell Tolls, Galaxy Quest, Star Trek (all of them), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, High Noon, Paul, Stargate, Gone With The Wind, Moby Dick, The Fugitive
Favorite Music Beach Boys, country classics, anything by Roy Orbison, Tammy Wynette, Paul Anka, Sonny & Cher, Billy Joel, Moby, Leigh Graham
Favorite Books Anything by the following authors: James Lee Burk, Norman Mailer, Ernest Hemingway, Jack London, Philip Caputo, Richard Russo, Greg Bear