Ellison Blackburn

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Ellison Blackburn is the author of several science fiction novels. As Ellis Blackburn, her current work-in-progress is a time-travel mystery set in Victorian-era Chicago.

Unlike other writers who knew what they wanted to be when they grew up, Ellis came into her creative own only a few years ago. And despite earning degrees in Biology and English Literature, for many years, she traveled a career path unrelated to either field of study. It was not until she authored her first Sci-Fi book did her education and work backgrounds mingle sensibly.

In addition to storytelling, Ellison enjoys painting, traveling, watching documentaries and movies, as well as reading novels and tales of mystery and suspense.

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“One by one, the moths of the night took their release. And she watched them float off like butterflies, silhouetted in the glow of morning.”
Ellison Blackburn, Regeneration X

“Interesting idea. We fill in the fissures when things start to fall apart, but the fix is never really seamless, is it?”
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“My life revolves around PTO. I know it's what everyone on the hamster wheel does. But is everyone else ok with it?”
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“It is a cruel fact, child. Wisdom comes after the moment when it is most needed.”
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“A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man's brow.”
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