With an intuitive sense of time and place, with a deep desire to inform and entertain his audience, with his poised hands and squint-eyed look of curiosity, Curt Sampson is one of America’s preeminent non-fiction writers. Twice listed on the New York Times bestseller list, Sampson compiles in-depth looks at notable people and events in history–– from a small writing retreat steps away from his front door in Bristol.
Thanks for your interest in my writing. My goal is to discover good stories and then get the hell out of their way. If you have a question this site does not answer, kindly ask it in an e-mail, and I will reply, probably.
Writer. Former (highly incompetent) golf professional. Put these two dubious credentials together and you get--me. Author of many books including New York Times bestsellers Hogan and The Masters.
I Also Talk.
Recent after-dinner speech clients have been Blue Cross/Blue Shield of North Carolina, and The Golf Collectors Society, at its annual meeting in Las Vegas. We had some laughs. To book a paid speaking gig, send an email.
As you may have noticed, I’ve written a lot about sports generally and golf in particular. I took to heart the classic advice for newbies-- “Write what you know”-- when I got into this dodge in November 1988.