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Taylor Buck

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A self-proclaimed creative explorer, Taylor began writing when he was twelve, authoring and illustrating his own Choose Your Own Adventure books (carefully crafted with staples and notebook paper). Over the years, he focused his creativity more on illustrating than writing, studying Graphic Design at Oregon State University and spending summers frequenting Europe to study art and architecture. He eventually focused his creative efforts into advertising, leading creative direction for a Fortune 500 internet retailer and gaining hands-on knowledge of corporate marketing and visual communication.

The topics of his writings range from classicism, art and religion to futurism and technological singularity. His first novel, The Island Project, ex
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Taylor Buck Great question! In short—nearly all of them. The historical vignettes in The Medici Letters were based off actual documented accounts. From the…moreGreat question! In short—nearly all of them. The historical vignettes in The Medici Letters were based off actual documented accounts. From the roadside ambush to the joust at Piazza Santa Croce to the church assassination (Pazzi Conspiracy)...even the scene at Lorenzo's deathbed. These were all actual events that inspired the "scenes" within the novel and allowed a peek into the fascinating lives of the Medici family.(less)
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I'm very happy to introduce my book trailer for The Medici Letters. My goal was to excite the viewer and create a sense of mystery around the novel. I would love to get your feedback :-). It's up on Youtube, and I've got a link for you here: The Medici Letters Book Trailer

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-Taylor
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“The blend between actual reality and VA-managed reality will evolve and develop into a standard of living. Eventually, Virtual Agents will be so in control of our daily lives that humans will cease to recall a time where decisions were made based entirely on ones own principles.”
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