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Now it begins.

   Actually, it began when I was about 12 years old.  A Rankin-Bass cartoon called  'the Hobbit' came on television,  you may have heard of it, and from there the fantasy genre had a new fan. Then came a fortunate gift: a 'the Lord of the Ring's'  boxed set pushed me deeper into a wonderful new realm. Books, games, role-playing,  all part of the process of exploring fantasy, became the norm. Some of us set out to try it ourselves.  
   Many folk write as a way to express themselves beyond idle conversation, and some do it very well. Bookstores are full of talented, gifted, and sometimes lucky authors. Fantasy is no exception. Striking out on the first two,  I'll give 'luck' a chance,  but you know what they say about luck.

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Anonymous said…
Saw that you were writing a novel on Amazon. Read the summery and it sounds like something i would read. Good luck on getting it published, i know you will sell at least one copy.
let me know how it goes! lll_pds_lll@yahoo.com.
Acolyte said…
Thank you. I only ask for your patience.

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