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Sean O'Hara

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in Stuttgart, Germany
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Sean O’Hara was born in Stuttgart, West Germany during the last years of the Cold War. Both his parents served in the US Army, though his mother took an honorable discharge after his birth. His family moved to Fort Clayton, Panama in 1982, and they were still there when World War III broke out two years later. His mother, still a reservist, returned to active service during the Soviet-Cuban invasion of Panama, and died during the Battle of Darien. His father was reported missing in action after the fall of the Canal Zone, and none of the surviving Soviet records list him as a prisoner of war.

Sean himself escaped to Colombia thanks to Ruth Lyle, the Panamanian wife of his neighbor who smuggled him across the border. Sean spent the next sever
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The Testament of Lady Silvie

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New Cover Art

So, my workplace kinda sorta caught fire, and for the last two months the insurance company has been paying me to sit home. I figured I should put thie time to use to finally set up paperback editions of my books, and while I was at it, I decided to make Hero Complex look a bit more light novely. This means a new cover and interior illustrations. And since I can't afford an artist, that means D.I. Read more of this blog post »
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