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Bill Blume discovered his love for the written word while in high school and has been writing ever since. His short stories have been published in many fantasy anthologies (such as The End that was Not the End) and various ezines. Just like the father figure in his first novel, Bill works as a 911 dispatcher for Henrico County Police and has done so for more than a decade. He served as the 2013 chair for James River Writers, which produces one of the nation's best annual conferences for educating and connecting writers. His first novel, Gidion's Hunt (originally titled Tales of a 10th Grade Vampire Hunter), is being published by Fable Press and will be released later in 2013.

He graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree i
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