Giovanni Valentino


Giovanni Valentino, Writer

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Giovanni Francesco Valentino has struggled at the art of writing for four decades against many demons like self-doubt, chronic depression, OCD and severe dyslexia. He has written a few memoir pieces about his struggles going undiagnosed for more than half his life as well as almost a dozen humorous speculative fiction short stories. His long term goal is to become such a famous science fiction and fantasy author that other people want to write fan fiction in his worlds. He is also the editor of the humorous speculative fiction anthology series, Alternate Hilarities.

Writing Style

Science fiction, fantasy, humor

Writing Goal

For the first part of the Write-A-Thon (6/19 to 6/30), I'll be doing the last edits on my YA novel, so I shouldn't get more than 10k in. The rest of this event does coincide with July's Camp Nanowrimo where I'll start work on book two of my YA series. I should put up 50,000 words for that.

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writing goal:
60000 words written


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