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Edwin Hanks
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Author of strategy guides (historical computer strategy games), fantasy, sci-fi and historical fiction.
Author of strategy guides (historical computer strategy games), fantasy, sci-fi and historical fiction.

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Worldlearning & Worldbuilding: Scope (and Microscope)
I’ve always been a fan of history. Even before I read my first novel, as a young child, I was studying world history out of a sample “A” volume of the World Book Encyclopedia my family owned. The more I learned about history, the more I realized how awesome...

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The Big Broad World, and the Isolate
I read three blog posts this morning that got me thinking. Two were from Christopher Rice ( one and two ) about when gaming campaigns (RPGs) develop to the point they're a fantasy world unto themselves, not just hack & slash adventures. The other, by Peter ...

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Speak it like it is, Brother Wondermark!
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Not your average epic fantasy novel! No fair-haired hero boys, no unraveling prophecy.  Two teenage brothers are driven from their home and have to fend for themselves in a complex and realistic world of competing political, religious and magical forces. They grow in the ways young men do when confronted with extraordinary circumstances, and learn to depend on one another. http://www.amazon.com/Uprooted-Brothers-Orinthia-Edwin-Hanks/dp/1496126564/

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Not your typical epic fantasy novel! No fair-haired hero boys, no unraveling prophecy. Two teenage brothers are driven from their home and have to fend for themselves in a complex and realistic world of competing political, religious and magical forces. They grow in the ways young men do when confronted with extraordinary circumstances, and learn to depend on one another. http://www.amazon.com/Uprooted-Brothers-Orinthia-Edwin-Hanks/dp/1496126564/

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Your Website Can Do More! Let Me Help
How do you know if your website is doing the job for your company? Internal IT staff may be biased. Department leaders may not know what they're looking for. You may be earning a profit, but who really knows if your website is keeping you from making a lot ...

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Civil Air Patrol Stories Coming!
I'm proud of many things I've done in life but probably the most significant and impactful experiences when I was young revolved around my 8 years in the Civil Air Patrol. When asked I used to tell people Civil Air Patrol (aka CAP) was sort of like Air Forc...

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I really appreciate Cheryl Carpinello for posting her interview about my fantasy book, Uprooted!

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Book Review: The Reader of Acheron, by Walter Rhein
In the process of creating my newly released novel, Uprooted , I've been reading fantasy fiction by alot of other authors, so I'll occasionally highlight some of these novels in reviews. I saw a bumper sticker today. It read, “I think, therefore I am dange...
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