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Don Roff

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in Walla Walla, Washington, The United States
December 13

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Don Roff is the author of over 14 books including–Scary Stories, Zombie Tales, Dragon Adventures, Werewolf Tales, and Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection. His short story collection, the first in a series, Heebie-Jeebies: Volume One, contains six terrifying tales and is available as an eBook. He is a former U.S. Army Airborne Ranger. He is plant-powered.
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Broke my screenwriter's cherry in a big way while attending a development meeting with a major company. Still vibrating. They loved the script and only want a minor polish (B-story stuff). Now, in screenwriting terms, "polish" over "rewrite" is huge with regards to time to the revisions and how the company feels about the work. A good day. Their suggested changes will actually enhance the char... Read more of this blog post »
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Scary Stories

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True Scary Stories

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“Nothing's a better cure for writer's block than to eat ice cream right out of the carton.”
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Richie Don, I wanted to let you know that TaXXXi Tales is being offered in a new 'Goodreads Giveaway'. Click here to enter http://bit.ly/1mpU42Z

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Richie


Richie Hi Don,

Thanks for accepting my friend request. If you have a chance please check out my novel TaXXXi Tales https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2... and add it to your read list.

Best,
Richie


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Don Roff Chad B. wrote: "Don, thank you for the Goodreads friend connect.
Wishing you the very best!

Chad"


Thank you, Chad. Take care!


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