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Offline aaronbstarr

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Hi, I'm Aaron
« on: January 03, 2009, 08:44:16 PM »
Hello, all.  My name's Aaron.

I write SF and Fantasy, mostly, though my next novel is going to be more Literary Fiction-ish.  I've sold a raft of short stories, though only one has as yet worked its way into the light of day and reached paper.  I also do illustration, which has been nice for my recent sales, which I've also provided paintings for.

Other than that, I'm married to an Astrophysicist, and we've got a bouncing nine-month-old daughter.  I am currently freelancing as an artist, and also design and develop games and puzzles professionally.
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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2009, 08:49:12 PM »
Hi Aaron!  Karma for you!  I do illustration too!  Well, I will do illustration in college.  That's cool!  Welcome to QT, this place is amazing! :welcome:
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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2009, 09:02:34 PM »
 :clap: hi ANS. newday11
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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2009, 09:04:47 PM »
Hi, Welcome aboard, Aaron!  I already gave you karma for another post.  Sorry, I'm a little abckwards today ( ;D) It sounds like you have a really cool job.  I professionally am a Recreation Therapist and I used to have a lot of fun, when I worked in the health care sector, designing adaptive and educational games for both the disabled and able bodied.  Both my husband and I are artists too, but he has a degree in it.  I orginally wanted to illustrate my novel, substituting random pages of text with comic book pages in various places in the story, but hubby didn't like my illustrations and I didn't like his.  I won cause I wrote the darn thing, but decided to leave the illustrations out  out of respect . Sorry to prattle on.  :blah: :blah: Good to "meet" you! :p2: :p2: :p2: :bear: :welcome: ;D :koolaid:
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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2009, 09:14:16 PM »
Hi Aaron! Welcome to the forum!
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My trilogy is complete! POSSESSION, SURRENDER, ABANDON, and short stories REGRET and RESIST, are available now wherever books are sold.

My next novel, a YA contemporary novel, ELEVATED, is coming on February 18, 2014.

Visit my blog: http://elanajohnson.blogspot.com

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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2009, 10:21:53 PM »
Welcome welcome welcome!  Glad to have you here. ;D

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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #6 on: January 03, 2009, 11:09:51 PM »
Welcome, welcome, welcome.  I'm so glad you are here. 
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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #7 on: January 04, 2009, 01:25:52 AM »
 ;D ;DWelcome to QT.  Glad you made it here!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #8 on: January 04, 2009, 08:21:07 AM »
Welcome! These guys and gals are the best support for writers there can be. You've come to the right spot. ~!*(Karma)*!~

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Re: Hi, I'm Aaron
« Reply #9 on: January 04, 2009, 02:45:34 PM »
Allo and welcome!
Sounds like youve got quite a bit on your plate, and congrats on the little one
Welcome to QT !