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Aside from working as a hotel night janitor while in school, Drayton Alan has spent decades as an electronics field engineer for a fortune 500 telecommunications & aerospace company. Over the last four years, He’s published his first science fiction series of novels –The Founders Gifts- with three successful Kickstarter campaigns. And last spring he won a flash fiction contest with a 42-word Douglas Adams theme.


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Sometimes I'm asked to give advice to new writers. Here it is:You will never please everyone. So here are 3 don'ts and 3 do's Don't worry about expert advice: The experts will always find a flaw with what you do. That's what makes them experts and allows them to be better than the rest of us.Don't worry about your readers expectations too much: Your readers, even if you satisfy their thirst for... Read more of this blog post »
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“There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.

There is another theory which states that this has already happened.”
Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

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