2010-10-01 - I thought you were a ghost

Chris Howard is a software engineer who writes science fiction and fantasy books and short stories. He’s just finished his sixth novel, the first book in a new contemporary fantasy series. Seaborn (Juno Books, July 2008) is his first novel. He’s also an illustrator, working in ink, watercolors, and digital formats, with work in issue 10 of Shimmer Magazine. He writes and illustrates a weekly updated graphic novel, Saltwater Witch. His web site is www.SaltwaterWitch.com 

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Pieces Inspired by this Image

'My Version'
by Jennifer Michelle N.

'You Don't Belong'
by Sarah Hendrix

'The Mermaid'
by C. Martinez

'The Natural End of a Clockwork Boy'
by Kelly Stiles

'Phenakistoscopes and House Tocks'
by Catherine Battreal

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