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This is the blog, news, and various writings of author Brian Hagan. Come join me in this little world I've created!

Learn More About The Horrible Plan of Horace Pickle

"Horace Pickle hates mashed potatoes, but now he has a plan."

Written in 2008 for National Novel Writing Month, this is the first book in a short series about August Munch, the Non Newtonian Man, and the villainous characters of Windsmith City... starting with Horace Pickle.

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About Brian

Curious about the twisted mind that thought up Horace Pickle? Me too. I'll let you know what I find out, but in the mean time you can click below to read a little bit more. Also, here's an easy riddle I'm writing to fill this space. Enjoy!

I write but do not think
A legacy is mine made of ink
No greater tool made by man
Small in stature but great I am

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The Value of a Cigarette

Debate is heating up about the recent announcement from Disney that is banning smoking from their films. Conversation has been pretty interesting, with lots of people commenting on how smoking can add to a character. Wolverine, J. Jonah Jameson, and the Punisher were examples given from comic books, but hundreds of other examples from other

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The Changing Setting of Civilization

I’m a big fan of the webcomic XKCD. Recently, Randall posted this comic showing the relationship of when a story was published vs how many years (forwards or backwards) the story is set. It’s might be a little puzzling at first, but let’s look at some examples to help us make sense of it. Take

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