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Richard Phillips

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Richard Phillips is the million copy bestselling author of the Rho Agenda scifi series, the Jack 'The Ripper' Gregory series, and the epic fantasy series, The Endarian Prophecy. He is a retired Army Officer, West Point graduate, and has a Master of Science degree in Physics from the Naval Post Graduate School. He was a researcher at Lawrence Livermore and Los Alamos National Laboratories for the U.S. military, a software project leader at General Electric, Lockheed Martin Space Operations, and General Dynamics before becoming a full-time writer.
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Richard Phillips Since The Rho Agenda is an ongoing series, there are two answers to this. First, I got the original idea for the series while my wife Carol and I were…moreSince The Rho Agenda is an ongoing series, there are two answers to this. First, I got the original idea for the series while my wife Carol and I were vacationing in Maui. I wanted to write a story that centered around a couple of badass special operatives who get sucked into an earth threatening intergalactic conflict because of the curiosity of three high school friends. I also wanted this story to be about the loss of innocence when young idealism meets the savage world in which they live. Second, I get my idea for each novel in the series by throwing out possible answers to the question ... "What else can go wrong?"
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The official release date for the Meridian ascent on Audible and Amazon.com in all formats is August 8th. I will be releasing the draft to my…more
Hi Craig,
The official release date for the Meridian ascent on Audible and Amazon.com in all formats is August 8th. I will be releasing the draft to my Beta Readers in early January. If you would like to read the draft, just send me an email at Richard.Phillips@secondship.net and I will add you to my Beta Readers List.
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A Message From The Sound of Silence

Hello to all my fans. I know, that in these troubled times, the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypses appear to be upon us. All of these struggles, this lack of ability to communicate, to care about each other, is so disheartening that it tears my soul. With that in mind, I have recently heard a 2016 cover of the wonderful Simon and Garfunkel song, The Sound of Silence, by the band Disturbed. It blew m

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