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Gender
Male
Birthday
January 12
Location
I crawl from my dreams into the heart of Old South
About Me
Life has been sweet and is still. During my life, I traveled most of the world, lived in many parts of it, and loved every experience. Today, my time is spent deep inside my dreams, plucking bits and pieces of those days and placing them together with a bit of imagination, hoping they will be read someday. "Remember: Life is unforgiving, offers no promise of happiness nor success, but maybe the opportunity to earn both, and thus, more. Other than that? I wouldn't know." jdennis
Type of Writer
Other worlds, characters tethered to reality, life, the way it is, but the best parts: with sharing hearts, and adventure.
Writing Style
Word painting, rough grammar, and realistic dialogue sprinkled with some turns, twists, and maybe a surprise or two.
Interests
Including, but not limited to, Family (absolutely), Reading (anything), Writing (mostly SciFi and shades of "life"), Movies (Action and SciFi), Science (of all branches), and quiet moments to myself or with my wife. Did I say Science Fantasy?
Website / Homepage
Don't know how!
Group Memberships
Fantasy and Science Fiction Society and WDC Super Power Reviewers Group
Favorite Genres
SciFi, Fantasy, Horror, Literary, kind-of-romance, and it continues as I discover them.
Favorite Books
Fiction: Jurassic Park, The Lost World, Ender's Game, Game of Thrones series, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?...and many more. Non Fiction: Genghis Khan by Herold Lamb, A Brief History of Time...to many more to list in so few characters.
Favorite Authors
Michael Crichton, Robert E. Howard, Stephen Hawking, Philip K. Dick, Brandon Sanderson, Robert Jordan . . . off the top of my head.
Favorite Poets
I have never rhymed in my life. To me, poetry is more like a science than an art, and I retired from a life of science.
Favorite Quote
"The pinnacles of Life cannot be bought, borrowed, or stole; they arrive with wisdom and wisdom results from toil and strife, and gathers through Experience." by jdennis
Favorite Music
Beatles, Beach Boys, Rolling Stones, Herman's Hermits... have I given away my generation yet?
Favorite Movies
King Kong, Star Wars, When Harry Met Sally, Blade Runner, All the Harry Potter Movies, The Monkey King... the list goes on because I keep finding them.
Favorite Shows
Terra Nova, Star Trek (all of them), Fringe, House, Psych, Grimm, Downton Abbey, Poldark...
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