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Mark Niemann-Ross

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Mark Niemann-Ross is a Portland-based writer of hard science-fiction with an emphasis on the impact of technology on society. He is a two-time winner of Analog Magazine Reader's Choice Award, has appeared in Stupefying Stories, narrated audio books, and is working on his first novel, a murder mystery solved by a refrigerator.

Mark is a co-author with Richard A. Lovett; together they have published "Phantom Sense and Other Stories" under the Strange Wolf Press imprint.

He is also the author of a children's book; "Patches Catches the Sargo County Cattle Rustler."

During the day he manages developer content for lynda.com.

Average rating: 3.76 · 54 ratings · 12 reviews · 12 distinct works · Similar authors
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It went "zip" when it moved
and "bop" when it stopped.
"Whirrrrr" when it stood still
I never knew just what it was
and I guess I never will.

- Tom Paxton

The July 2013 issue of Stupefying Stories includes "The Music Teacher", my story about an unfortunate musician in possession of a maddening object. The story started as a challenge to my sci-fi peers over their use of an implausible plot device, bu... Read more of this blog post »
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