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If you liked "Status Quo" then you will love it when Drew takes off the training wheels and treats us to a well thought out space opera! Grab your reading light and plan on staying up late!
10/16/2010
This is a fun way to introduce readers (and perhaps future players) to the game and some of the imaginings behind it. Take it for a read even if you don't play, or plan on playing, the game. At the end you will find yourself wondering about sequels and other stories...and there is more excellent fun from Drew!
10/16/2010
Colin Falconer - Historical Romance in Spain's Golden Age
FEATURED AUTHOR - Colin Falconer has published twenty-six novels so far, and been lucky enough to have them translated into 23 languages. (Real ones too, not just Esperanto and cockney rhyming slang.) In between leaving school and securing his latest publishing deal, he found time to chase black witches across Mexico, travel the silk road, and occasionally play the guitar in bars. His only claim to fame from those days is completing all the verses of ‘All You Need is Love’ during a bar fight in the Stella Maris… Read more