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Christopher Hawthorne Moss

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in Mineral County, Nevada, The United States
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Kit wrote his first short story when he was seven years old. When summer camp friend Laura and he started their florid medieval saga they called "The Story" Kit became a regular writer, with mostly wry humorous stories written with like-minded friends.

Kit had a stint writing copy for web sites, and he published a nonfiction work in 1991 titles LOVING THE GODDESS WITHIN.

Kit had been participating in a collaborative writing group called Ghostletters on Yahoogroups, at one point starting to rewrite "The Story" from an adult perspective. He realized he had a novel in all these tales and published it as AN INVOLUNTARY KING which he published independently in 2008. It was such a successful experience he decided to make historical novel writing a
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Christopher Hawthorne Moss I -- so far -- don't get it. My stories are all too compelling and the research suggests the action.…moreI -- so far -- don't get it. My stories are all too compelling and the research suggests the action.(less)
Christopher Hawthorne Moss I could not be anything else. After forty plus years of wandering about, I know have my "dream job". My days are busy but self-directed.

I love the res…more
I could not be anything else. After forty plus years of wandering about, I know have my "dream job". My days are busy but self-directed.

I love the research. Someone once commented, when a reader asked about all the research necessary to bring another time to life, that the historical research was "the best part!!" I could not agree more to that. Even the most trivial aspect, like what gases an ambrotype photograph gives off when it burns or the position of noble eunuchs in the Byzantine court is just too compelling not to follow. Now that I am working on a contemporary novel I have to research the precise nature of what it means to be asexual. It's a lot more complex than just not ever wanting sex, and I come to recognize the challenges such folks face.(less)
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