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I am a 2021 Book Excellence Award Finalist winner for my book: Aeon Rises! The Book Excellence Awards honor books that have high quality design, writing and market appeal.

I am a retired middle school science teacher, working part-time as an educator at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. I began writing my books as a way to express myself in new and different ways as well as to challenge myself during my retirement from the classroom.

I have been married for forty years to the love of my life. We raised two incredible sons, and now have five amazing grandchildren to spoil rotten.

My science fiction series, The Brin Archives is an epic adventure encompassing an entire galaxy on the verge of destruction. This trilogy, to my amazement and d
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Jim Cronin Since I only write part-time, and don't depend on this for any financial income (good thing too) I let my thoughts wander and stew around in my head u…moreSince I only write part-time, and don't depend on this for any financial income (good thing too) I let my thoughts wander and stew around in my head until something pops up. So far, this has been at most two or three days before I can get back into the groove again.(less)
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Hegira (The Brin Archives #1)

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Aeon Rises

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Why are the textbooks used in most schools so incredibly boring? I spent thirty-five years as a classroom teacher and never did find one I would recommend for anyone's free-time reading list. Why can't the textbooks spark a student's interest with fun and interesting stories to provide the basics of a topic?
This is why I am currently working on a series of short stories. My stories will convey som Read more of this blog post »
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