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Pete Cruickshank

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in York, The United Kingdom
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King, Asimov, Hamilton, Feist, Eddings

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January 2014


Artist and Author of 'The Kinsmen' saga. Geek. Lover of Sci fi,Fantasy, comics and Graphic Novels. Oh and not forgetting my long love affair of Video-games.

I also sell my 3D art through istock
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Pete Cruickshank Most recently, the one which springs to mind is from Michael R Hicks' Novel In Her Name: Empire. A young human boy is forced to live among his enemies…moreMost recently, the one which springs to mind is from Michael R Hicks' Novel In Her Name: Empire. A young human boy is forced to live among his enemies. The alien Kreelan female Esha-Zhurah and him begin the story hating one another. However through circumstance they eventually become forbidden lovers. It's a beautiful and very powerful story which made me cry. (less)
Pete Cruickshank I don't really get writer's block. I try not to get hung up too much on what I'm typing. If I was of the mind, that it had to be perfect first time, I…moreI don't really get writer's block. I try not to get hung up too much on what I'm typing. If I was of the mind, that it had to be perfect first time, I would never get any stories told. I usually run through the ideas for how a scene works out at least a dozen times in my head. Some chapters have had a about a hundred variations for how they may run. I try out so many before I even start typing, by the time I do, I know pretty much where it's going.(less)
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How to Self-Publish in a nutshell

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It may appear that the world of self-publishing is a dark, unknown, not to mention an expensive place to venture. But it doesn’t have to be that way. For anyone who has ever wanted to write and publish a book, there is nothing stopping you. All you need is a little money, a lot of dedication and a few simple s Read more of this blog post »
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Rick Schroeder Hi Peter,

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