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Rob Dircks

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Rob Dircks is the Audible bestselling author of Where the Hell is Tesla? and The Wrong Unit , and a member of SFWA (Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America). His prior work includes the anti-self-help book Unleash the Sloth! 75 Ways to Reach Your Maximum Potential By Doing Less , and a drawerful of screenplays and short stories. Some of these sci-fi short stories appear on his original audio short story podcast Listen To The Signal, also narrated by the author.

Rob's a big fan of classic science fiction, and conspiracy theories (not to believe in them, just for entertainment.) When not writing, he's helping other authors publish their own work with Goldfinch Publishing, writing and designing for the award-winning ad agency he own
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Rob Dircks Hi DMVpapp - glad you like the stories, and you bet your a** I'm going to keep writing! I've actually got three things in the hopper at the moment: a…moreHi DMVpapp - glad you like the stories, and you bet your a** I'm going to keep writing! I've actually got three things in the hopper at the moment: a Mars mission sci-fi comedy for Audible Originals, the beginning of a novel with a working title of Shut Up And Run!, and ideas for the third Tesla book, where Chip explores being a (gulp) dad! I can't even imagine what kind of havoc little Gigi could wreak inside the ITA.(less)
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Lucinda Dear Rob,
Thanks for acepting my friend request! I am looking forward to reading "Where the Hell is Tesla? (Part One)".
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