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J.W. Alden has always had a fascination with the fantastic. As such, he's made speculative fiction his domain, though some other weird things have been known to sneak into his work from time to time.

He lives just outside West Palm Beach, Florida with his fiancée, who doesn't mind the odd assortment of musical instruments and medieval weaponry that decorate his office (as long as he tries to brandish the former more often than the latter).

Alden is a graduate of the 2013 class of Odyssey Writing Workshop and a member of Codex Writers. The "J" stands for James.


This morning's post comes from the awesome Beth Cato, whose debut novelThe Clockwork Daggercomes out on September 16th. Everyone go buy it!

Beth hails from Hanford, California, but currently writes and bakes cookies in a lair west of Phoenix, Arizona. She shares the household with a hockey-loving husband, a number-obsessed son, and a cat the size of a canned ham.

Beth's short fiction can be foun... Read more of this blog post »
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