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I write sci-fi adventure novels, and read sci-fi, fantasy, thrillers, mystery, urban fantasy, or whatever else stirs my interest, including a fair amount of non-fiction. My spare time is often spent hiking or Netflix-ing (Is that a word?).

Born in Texas, I lived out of state and out of the country for a time, but now I’m home once again. I’ve worked as a bookseller, a research library assistant, a military computer network expert, and many other jobs through the years. Experience is the lifeblood of a writer: sat in the back of a cargo plane during a tactical dive to avoid RPG fire (check); been invited to lunch in an undisclosed location by a CIA-connected colonel (check); adventure, disaster, elation, heartbreak (all checks).

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Hal Archer Exploring truths about humanity and our world through fiction. Sharing stories with readers. Working without wearing a suit.
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Deadly Cargo is being rebranded as A Jake Mudd Tale, since it is a stand-alone like Tangled Peril. Why? Jake’s ship crew doesn’t come together until Forced Vengeance, which is the new Jake Mudd Adventures Book One. So, J.M Adventures=Jake & Crew; J.M. Tales=Jake w/o his regular crew.



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