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M.R. Hume

Writer, Poet, Creative Procrastinator


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I began writing when I was a teenager, initially songs and lyrics for the various bands I was a member of, and then progressing to bad poetry (sometimes really bad poetry). Inspired by the 'classics' (Stephen King, David Gemmell, Michael Moorcock, Clive Barker, H.P. Lovecraft, Alan Moore, and J.R.R. Tolkien), I began writing short stories as well. 
So one could say I am old to writing, yet new to publishing, as with the ease of being able to publish e-books these days, I have begun doing just that. Aging at an exponential rate, I am still a child, out of kilter with time and place. I am inspired by myth, woodland, yeast fermentation, shilly-shallying, and cats! 
With any of my writing I hope that the reader comes with a positive attitude and open mind, and leaves with a little more enjoyment in their life.

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Quote of the month: "Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday" - Don Marquis