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Jonathan P. Brazee

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I am a retired Marine colonel and now a full-time writer living in North Las Vegas, Nevada.

I published my first work back in 1978, a so-so short story titled "Secession." Since then, I have been published in newspapers, magazines, and in book format in fiction, political science, business, military, sports, race relations, and personal relations fields. I returned to writing fiction in 2009, and I currently have over 55 titles published, 33 being novels. My novelette, "Weaponized Math," was nominated for the 2017 Nebula Award.

My undergraduate degree was earned at the U. S. Naval Academy (Class of 1979), and I have attended graduate school at U. S. International University and the University of California, San Diego, earning a masters and
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This is a well-crafted, well-thought-out book. In post apocalyptic fiction, there tend to be two extremes: one is how people react, and on the other end of the spectrum is a prepper manual on how to survive. The problem is that the second one can be ...more
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“Ryck jumped as the first Tamika emerged from the dark forest into the sunlight.  It looked huge.  Ryck knew it was nowhere close to a match to the Marines’ M1 Davis, but Ryck didn’t have a Davis in his back pocket, so the Tamika looked pretty impressive.”
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