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Matt Magelssen-Green
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Excerpt from Novel Project 1
“What in Dys is this?” Veit asked his sister as he examined the plates on the cafeteria dinner counter.  “It looks like a...meat egg.”        “It’s haggis,” one of the servers said.  “Sheep.”      “What part of the sheep?” Veit asked.      “Most of it.”  Th...
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AESIR Excerpt
AESIR is currently requesting an exception from the UN Space Treaty for the deployment of weaponized geosynchronous mass drivers; the request has thus far been denied as, in the words of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, “we cannot authorize major exceptions t...
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Magitech Revolution
So, this one time I needed to figure out what the economy of a magically industrialized civilization would look like. I had a pretty good idea of what I wanted the end result to look like:  a combination of steam and magic power, late 19th/early 20th centur...
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Fantastic Economics
Creating fantasy economies is hard. First, one needs to have an understanding of the kind of economy they are attempting to model.  In fantasy, this is usually a medieval economy.  Second, one needs to be able to extrapolate how additional services and requ...
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Ties that Bind
For some time now I've been fascinated by the idea of the comitatus , the group of heroes who form a collective legend.  Recent examples would include groups like the Avengers, but I haven't found very many of them compelling.  The Avengers as presented in ...
Ties that Bind
Ties that Bind
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Dark Radio
Recently I've become enamored with the idea of radio presentation.  Specifically, the kind that is professional but, for lack of a better term, intimate.  The kind that makes you feel like it's just you, the radio and a host in a room somewhere, all alone, ...
Dark Radio
Dark Radio
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The First Last Thing I've Published
Amelia Belden's Ratcatcher Service. Well, half of it. I was once a Many More! The folks over at Steampunk Tales decided to serialize it, so they put the first half in issue #13.  Somewhat fittingly, that's the last issue they ever put out.  You can't even b...
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