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Tonya R. Moore is a speculative fiction author and Public Safety Professional from Sarasota, Florida.

Her short stories have been published in various magazines and anthologies such as including Kissed By Venus, Weaponizer, Purple Magazine, eFiction Magazine, as well as in the Writers on The Wrong Side of the Road and The Speed of Dark anthologies.

Tonya grew up on the island of Jamaica. She has been living in the United States since 1998. She enjoys speculative fiction books and film, as well as anime and manga–with admittedly finicky preferences. She often laments her lack of a green thumb.

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I love that it allows me to break apart and examine social constructs like race and gender, to create societies where cultural norms and mores are vastly different from mine. It helps me stay open minded — helps me remember that my way of thinking and my...

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“Do not despise your own place and hour. Every place is under the stars, every place is the center of the world.”
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“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”
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“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.”
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message 5: by Tonya

Tonya Moore Blak wrote: "Nice to meet you, Tonya! All the best. :D"

Thanks and likewise! :)


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Blak Rayne Nice to meet you, Tonya! All the best. :D


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Tonya Moore Louise wrote: "Thanks for the goodreads friendship, Tonya. :)"

Same to you Louise--thanks! :)


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Tonya Moore Oleg wrote: "Insert random blabla here. Hey!"

Just realized I have comments! :D


Louise Thanks for the goodreads friendship, Tonya. :)


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