Tristan Biggs

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Tristan Biggs

Location: Midrand, South Africa

Member Since: July 2015

Last online: September 2020

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Last Updated Sep 16, 2017

Bad News

To all my readers - I am sorry that there had been a drop in new content of late, but my worst nightmare came true recently. My mother passed away in March of this year, and my father in September. Mum suffered from Motor Neuron Disease, and Dad struggled with ill health for seven years. It's just hard for me to believe - even now - that both of them are gone Thank-you for your continued support - Tristan Biggs.

I have reopened my Youtube channel recently, and am busy uploading some of my less contraversial work, so watch out for that. Thanks again - TB.

My new Youtube channel is called Mind-Set Productions.

 


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I was born in Zimbabwe (then Rhodesia). From a very young age, I was exposed to a multitude of books (To date, my father and step-mother own over 800 books between them). As soon as I was old enough, I began to read C.S. Lewis, and later Tolkien. At the age of 6, I wrote my first short story. Although I can't remember the details, I do recall that it won third prize in my age group. This was a surprise as I had been diagnosed with dislexia just before this. I have always had a soft-spot for fantasy, but unusual true stories also interest me. One in particular struck me when I was about 14 (I won't spoil it because this will probably be my first submission).

I have tried to publish on other sites, but - unless you are already an established writer - you have to stand in line, and on some of these sites, the line is LONG! In any case, that book took me 13 years to write! That's why I turned to writing short-stories. Publishing hard-copy nowadays is also a schlepp because of the costs involved, and with the digital media, paper seems a bit old fashioned.

As a warm-blooded male, and a Leo at that, I also like stories that are on the more steamy side. Hey - Variety is the spice of life, and the spicier the better I say.

Check out the audio-versions on Vimeo and Subscribestar. My links are: https://vimeo.com/tristanbiggs and https://www.subscribestar.com/tristan-biggs

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