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Matt Edwards

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I hate writing these things.

Okay, I am a fiercely proud Aussie. I love the country, I love the weather, I love the lifestyle. That's the main reason I use her as the setting for all of my stories. I may alter the time period or dimension but I always like to use her as the leading lady.

I originally got into writing as a teenager. It was a way of improving my horrendous spelling. To some extent it worked, but I still consider spelling my Achilles heel.

I write what I would like to read. If someone else likes it too that is a huge bonus. Most of the things I write are aimed at teens, predominately because I work with kids for a living.

I am influenced by just about any fantasy and sci fi stuff. I love to be amazed when I read. Action, advent
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Well I shaved off my beard for the first time in a very, very long time. Most of the kids in my class have never seen me minus the beard, so as a writing activity the kids wrote pieces to persuade me to shave it off. So long story short, they did a really good job and I surprised them on the Friday by showing up clean shaven.

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Description: This piece chronicles the story of a group of teenagers in a future, disaster ravaged Australia. This is a short story I wrote for a contest. It is the first time I have ever written anything under 2,500 words. It was a nice challenge.
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Christine Hatfield Do you have skype?


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Matt Thanks!


♥Ritu♥ Ok I ve reviewed it :)


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Matt Ritu wrote: "Hii matt I m halfway through your book already and it seems fun ... I will probably finish it today or tomorrow and you will have my review on tomorrow or the day after"

Cool, thanks Ritu.


♥Ritu♥ Hii matt I m halfway through your book already and it seems fun ... I will probably finish it today or tomorrow and you will have my review on tomorrow or the day after


Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend


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Matt No worries and welcome!


Cheryl Landmark Thanks for the friend request, Matt.


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Matt I am too, I really hope you enjoy it!


♥Ritu♥ Hii matt I M gonna start reading your book soon :D I am so excited


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