The Commonwealth Of Stars, COS, Has Been Invaded By The Issog, A Bat Like Species Who Considers The Humans Not Only Animals, But Livestock Over The Past Several Years Of War They Have Encroached Farther Into COS Space, And The Consensus Is For The Issog To Defeat The Commonwealth Within The Next Five Years To Make Matters Worse, The Arrith Nation, A Lizard Like Species, Is Building Up Its Fleets To Take On The Winner The Bats Or The Monkeys As They Refer To Them Since The Winner Will Have All But Exhausted Its Navy The Commonwealth S Only Hope Is That A Newly Developed Technology Can Help Them Defeat The Issog And Retain Sufficient Resources Afterward To Force The Arrith To Continue Their Twenty Year Nonaggression Treaty But The Technology Is Unproven And Possibly Beyond The Humans Ability To Adapt
I was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and joined the military right out of high school I served twenty two years in the United States Air Force as a certified internal auditor While in the military service, I lived in seven states and two foreign countries, and obtained two degrees a BS in mathematics and an MS in computer science After I retired from the Air Force, I secured a position with Digital Equipment Corporation, located in Bedford, Massachusetts, as a software course developer and instructor I worked twenty two years at DEC and held positions as a course developer, course development manager, software engineer, and software engineering manager Today, I m retired and live in Tucson, Arizona, with my wife of fifty three years My daughter and two grandchildren live in Maryland I began writing several years after I retired, when I was seventy My first two attempts remain in my desk drawer good ideas, but poorly written Subsequently, I co authored, with Jeanne Tomlin, three fantasy novels Talon of the Raptor Clan, Scales of Justice, and All My Friends Have Wings young adults Talon of the Raptor Clan was sold to ePress online Books and came out in July 2009 Since then I have written two additional novels The Laughing Hounds urban fantasy and The Riss Gamble science fiction My hobbies for the past forty years have been kung fu and tai chi.
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- Desperate Measures: The Issog
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- 14 October 2018 C.R. Daems