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The Magic Pen

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The Magic Pen a novel of movies

Daniel Niven, 54, a prolific but unrecognized writer, and Celeste Ontario, 42, a talented actress, live in Milwaukee on opposite sides of the city. As our story begins, Daniel and Celeste have been madly in love with each other for nineteen months, but are not yet lovers because…

Ere long, the established patterns of their separate lives are demolished by a series of unexpected visitations, leading them on a mind-bending trip to New York City en route to Oxford, England where…

A serious comedy drama about love and friendship and making movies and so much more, The Magic Pen is rife with movies, short and long, that accompany and illuminate the saga of Daniel and Celeste as they…

We present here the first four chapters of The Magic Pen to whet your appetite for the whole enchilada.

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