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Craig Halloran

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Craig Halloran grew up a role playing fiend and dungeon master's nightmare. Since, he's turned his boundless creativity into more than 80 acclaimed novels that span a wide variety of fantasy fiction sub-genres, from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery to future world apocalypse. Creator of the bestselling Darkslayer and the Chronicles of the Dragon series, he imagines unique worlds and wonders that are breathtaking in concept, and then brings them to life in stories brimming with excitement, suspense, and surprise. A former military policeman who now labors in the realm of the remarkable, Halloran has a large and loyal following of devoted fans who eagerly devour his page-turning, action-packed tales of fantastic adventure.

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Craig Halloran I've never had writer's block. I have sitting down and writing block. Yep, I like to doodle and surf the web, watch TV and lot's of football. Once I s…moreI've never had writer's block. I have sitting down and writing block. Yep, I like to doodle and surf the web, watch TV and lot's of football. Once I start writing though, I'm rolling, but it's starting that is tough.

A few things about me. I'm a fly by the seat of your pants writer. I don't outline. Not on paper and not in my mind. I have no idea what is going to happen until I begin writing. I like it! If I don't know, then the reader won't know. Other than starting with the main characters, such as The Darkslayer or Nath Dragon, everyone else just shows up. I can't explain it but it's fun. (less)
Craig Halloran When email started, I began sending goofy short stories and funny movies reviews to my friends. They loved it, so I decided to write a full length nov…moreWhen email started, I began sending goofy short stories and funny movies reviews to my friends. They loved it, so I decided to write a full length novel. It took 10 years to finish it, but I hung in there. Now I write books in 1 to 3 months and I have 23 books to show for it. (less)
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