Nostalgia City Mysteries

By Mark S. Bacon


Mark S. Bacon began his writing career as a Southern California newspaper reporter covering police and general assignments.  Since then he has written TV and radio commercials and print and online advertising as a copywriter.  In one job, early in his career, he worked for Knott’s Berry Farm, the large theme park just down the road from Disneyland, where he wrote advertising and coordinated special events.

He is the author of several business books.  His best selling title, Do-it-Yourself Direct Marketing, was issued  in three editions, printed in four languages, named  best business book of the year by the Library Journal and selected by the Book of the Month Club, BusinessWeek Book Club, and Fortune (magazine) Book Club.   Author Mark S. Bacon 2-2 w-blur                                                 

As an independent journalist he has written stories for The Washington Post, USAir Magazine, The Denver Post, Kansas City Star, Cleveland Plain Dealer, BusinessWeek Online, San Antonio Express-News, Orange Coast and many other publications.

Most recently he was a correspondent for the San Francisco Chronicle.  He has taught journalism at UNLV, the University of Nevada and Cal Poly University – Pomona.  He has a BA in journalism from Fresno State University and an MA in mass media from UNLV.

He doesn’t really use a typewriter.

Contact via email or Twitter:   mbaconauthor at g mail dot com or @BaconAuthor

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