Airblade64
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Joined 01-29-07, id: 554830, Profile Updated: 06-09-13
Author has written 3 stories for Fantasy, and Action.

I have always entertained the notion that I would eventually quit my day job and write full time, preferably apart from civilization on my own little patch of dirt somewhere away from it all. I plan to retire in a hobbit house, but before that I intend to do some more or less permanent vacationing in my RV. Until then, however, I remain another cog in the lumbering machine of corporate America. It's not my favorite place to be. But, unfortunately, I have little choice for the time being. For whatever reason, it costs money to stay alive, healthy, and fed.

I get a lot of my inspiration from music (doesn't everyone?). I am constantly spinning ideas around in my head, but only occasionally sit down to really pound out some serious script. I do have a small binder full of notes, on the other hand. One day I will get all of my ideas together in one place and then pummel myself to death when I can't remember where everything was supposed to go. I suffer from a relatively common brain defect known as "start over syndrome". I will invariably get a few chapters in and then suddenly realize that I hate all of my characters, abhor the story, and cannot for the life of me figure out where I was going with it in the first place. Then the entire thing death spirals into a vortex of edits, content-swapping, and other sorts of literary mayhem. What follows after is a gradual petering of interest due to mild depression and self-loathing. Eventually I ragequit and go play video games to clear my head, which is way easier than trying to write coherently.

In short, I daydream constantly but become paralyzed when faced with the prospect of actually putting my ideas into action. Does anyone else have this problem?

Nightfall 5/5/13 - And now I'm starting to think that I screwed this up again. As I reread and rethink, I'm no longer convinced that Nightfall should be a Tolkien-esque fantasy at all. Valen (formerly Valens) shouldn't be an elf. I usually hate elves. What was I thinking? Oh, right. I was playing Skyrim and got the bright idea of introducing some non-human racial diversity to the cast. I am not certain that this was a wise decision. On temporary hiatus.

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Waywalker by Dave Lee reviews
Kaelan Hyde was the most promising Waywalker novice in the Azurium--until his beloved master, Sanda Ariel, scarred him and left him for dead. Four years later, a bitter Kaelan sets out on a mission to find Sanda, and uncover a truth greater than he knows.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 22 - Words: 72,231 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 8/19/2010 - Published: 1/6/2010
Changehood by Chesterfield reviews
The Beginning. Patrick Leary never questioned his life as a warrior Change because there was simply no reason to: the defining moments in a single man's life begin very early and go on until death.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 64,625 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 12/25/2009 - Published: 6/17/2009 - Complete
Endeavor's Child by Lee Goodroe reviews
Stranded on an alien world, young Robert discovers that survival is anything but simple... Please leave a review if you can. Thanks!
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 6 - Words: 9,578 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 11/26/2009 - Published: 9/6/2009 - Complete
Pops by Lee Goodroe reviews
Molly's android, Pops, seems to have lost his virtual mind. Molly is determined to find out what is wrong with him, but the truth is more shocking than she could have ever imagined. Please leave a review. Thanks!
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,778 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/16/2009 - Complete
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Nightfall reviews
Sentenced to death for his crimes against the Empire, Valen returns to the world on a quest to redeem himself. Along the way he must forsake old allegiances and find a way to prevent a war that will surely destroy them all.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,360 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 4/21/2013 - Published: 8/25/2009
Legendary reviews
When the land is once again in need of a hero, Daniel is abruptly pulled from his life in a peaceful village and thrust into a world fraught with peril, adventure, and lots of loot.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,932 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 3/27/2010 - Published: 1/9/2010
The Missing Man reviews
He is everyone, and yet he is no one. Doomed to wander the earth lost and alone, he searches endlessly for an answer to his incurable disease. He is but a thought amidst an ocean of souls. He is the Missing Man.
Fiction: Action - Rated: T - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,512 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 1/19/2010 - Published: 11/16/2009