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D.W. Hawkins

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My name is D.W. Hawkins. I write books, and you should read them.

This is the fourth time I’ve attempted to write this self-description. Anyone who has ever written one of these–or maybe their own dating profile–is smiling right now in sympathy. It’s tough, describing yourself. What you’re probably wondering is who I am, and what sort of books I write.

Let’s get down to it, then.

I love fantasy. I’ve always loved fantasy, ever since I was a wee little squirt. I started with Men of Iron for a book report in grade school, and soon turned to things like Pawn of Prophecy and The Wheel of Time–not necessarily back-to-back. These days I find myself drawn more to the Grimdark category, though I don’t think you could consider my stuff Grimdark. What i
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