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Matt Powers

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Matt is the author and creator of Ghosts of Manor House and Senior Producer at Zynga. Computers and video games have been a part of his life since he was young. As a child, he always played video games and when he was ten, his Dad told him that he should try making his own. And so he taught himself to program and create games on the computer. He majored in Computer Science and enjoys working with a team of creative people. Matt has a passion for books and finds writing to be a great way to release his inner creativity.

Matt lives and works in the busy and vibrant metropolis of San Francisco where he is surrounded by extraordinary views of the ocean. He lov
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Matt Powers I look into the mirror and my reflection is missing, and then I remember why I have no desires or needs, only unbearable despair. That so-called life …moreI look into the mirror and my reflection is missing, and then I remember why I have no desires or needs, only unbearable despair. That so-called life that seems to be a distant memory is exactly that, a memory, and I remind myself I am no longer among the living.(less)
Matt Powers You hear it all the time and it is great advice for writers - write. Just write, don't think about it too much, just write what is on your mind. Don't…moreYou hear it all the time and it is great advice for writers - write. Just write, don't think about it too much, just write what is on your mind. Don't spend too much time on the big picture, write short sequences that inspire you. After awhile these scenes will turn into a story. Keep at it.(less)
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Bumps and ThumpsEdmund creeps back up the stairs, his encounter with Mary’s shadow still chilling his body and clenching his soul. The staircase creaks with every step back to the second floor.On the second-floor landing, the blackness is absolute. The hallway has no windows. The two bedroom doors across the hall are closed. On the wall to Edmund’s left is the doorway to his study, also closed. To Read more of this blog post »
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“He considered razing the house and rebuilding, but he realized that houses are not haunted, and regardless of the architecture with which we surround ourselves,our ghosts stay with us until we ourselves are ghosts.”
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