Gregg Macklin


Gregg Macklin lives in Columbus Indiana, with his wife Sandi, having moved there in 1994 from Southern California. He worked at Fort Harrison in Indianapolis, retiring at the end of June 2013 with 30 years Federal Service
He grew up with the Space Program, and reading science fiction, he collects the works of Robert Heinlein as well as others. He has a collection of Space Program Memorabilia; his most prized pieces of his collection are two December 1969 National Geographic detailing the first manned moon landing, that were signed for him in September 1989 by "Buzz" Aldrin at the Oxnard Airport Air Show.
Member of the Bartholomew County Writers Group, in Indiana.

Smashwords Interview

What are your five favorite books, and why?
When I started collecting​ books, I started with Robert Heinlein, so his books are at the top of my list. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. Starship Troopers. Tunnel in the Sky The people he writes about are real, they come off the page. The other two books would be The Hobbit and the series, Lord of the Ring. J.R.R Tolkien paints a picture of a world that one can see and feel.
What do you read for pleasure?
I learned to read because my parents discovered I was in love with science. My first book was about the Space Program, from there Science Fiction was inevitable. I collect Robert Heinlein and other. I also enjoy some fantasy
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White Hot Skies, Sruvival and Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
No power, no water, no modern amenities, while cities and towns not destroyed by the nukes, empty out, flooding the countryside with desperate people looking for food and shelter, and willing to kill to get them.

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