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Richard Denning

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in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, The United Kingdom
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Richard Denning works as a GP in the West Midlands. He has always been fascinated by historical settings as well as horror and fantasy. Other than writing, his main interests are games of all types. He is one of the organisers of the UK's largest hobby game convention UK Games Expo.

He is the designer of a board game based on the Great Fire of London. He is married with two children.

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In the summer of 2017 we spent our holidays in Ireland and staying near Dublin. One day we headed up into the Wicklow hills and visited Glendalough.  The name Glendalough  comes from the Irish Gleann Dá Loch which means “Valley of two lakes.” It is a “does what it says on the tin” type of name as it is a glacial valley with an upper and lower lake. It is area of great natural beauty and at leas...

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“But, you're just a girl!" Ben said, his eyes widening with suprise and indignation.

The green eyes glanced downwards and before he could move, Ben felt a sharp point pricking at his throat.

"No, not just a girl..." the thief answered softly, "a girl with a knife!”
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