About Richard Poe

NM Magazine cover — Richard Poe

Cover story on Richard Poe and his WAVE series of network marketing books, in the June 30, 2016 issue of NM Magazine, an Italian business publication. The cover shot is a scene from Poe’s inspirational film The Way of the Kayak. READ THE INTERVIEW IN ENGLISH.

RICHARD POE is a New York Times-bestselling author, screenwriter, filmmaker, and award-winning journalist.

He is a founding partner and CEO of Heraklid, Inc., a multi-platform entertainment company which creates and develops original content.

Poe’s award-winning film The Way of the Kayak is an inspirational documentary celebrating the kayak and its amazing ability to roll upside down in the water, and roll back up again. Produced by Marie Poe, Richard’s wife and business partner, The Way of the Kayak has been featured in numerous film festivals.

Poe has written eleven books and sold over a million copies in the United States. His books have been published in 21 foreign languages. His latest book is Perfect Fear: Four Tales of Terror.

Poe has worked more than 30 years as a writer, reporter, editor, columnist and blogger, and appears frequently on national radio and TV talk shows.

Poe was formerly editor of David Horowitz’s, contributing editor of, senior editor of SUCCESS magazine, reporter for the New York Post, and managing editor of the East Village Eye.

Poe blogs at He lives with his wife Marie in New York City.

Roger Corman endorsement of Perfect Fear: Four Tales of Terror, by Richard Poe

Poe appears on GBTV, January 30, 2012

Shadow Party co-author Richard Poe has made numerous appearances on national TV talk shows, including The O’Reilly Factor, the Glenn Beck show, and many more. (SEE VIDEO)