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John Robin

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It all began when he was an eight-year-old boy, when he discovered Tolkien's map of Wilderland tucked in the pages of an old, beat-up copy of The Hobbit on his grandmother's bookshelf.

From that point onward, John Robin knew he was destined to make his own world and tell stories about it. Over a period of twenty years, he read the great fantasy epics, learned the craft of storytelling, wrote three novels just for practice (unpublished), and all the while his fantasy world and unique vision as a writer ripened. Growing up in the 80's and 90's, the fast change of technological advancement was also a heavy influence on his world-building and magic system, an analog of how mastery over environment can change the human condition. A teenage addict
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My new piano adventure!

*This post is based on the newsletter I sent out today, so apologies to those subscribers who also follow this blog.


I’m excited to share something new!


While I have continued to work on Blood Dawn every weekend now since March, I have also discovered a new part of my gig that I’m having so much fun with, I want to make it a part of what I do.


Here’s a link to a piece I have been practici

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