Rick Austin is a highly creative and talented author with a passion for all things geeky. Best known for his fantasy-parody novel, "Life Insurance of the Gods" (available in paperback on Lulu.com!), Rick is also a prolific writer for various websites and anthologies.
As a fully-functioning geek, Rick brings a unique perspective to his writing, combining his love of pop culture with his talent for storytelling. His work is often characterized by its wit, humor, and irreverence, making it a hit with readers who appreciate a good laugh.
In addition to his writing, Rick is also an avid cosplayer and owner of a pair of TARDIS Converse sneakers. His passion for cosplay and pop culture is evident in everything he does, and he is always on the lookout for new and exciting ways to express his creativity.
Rick's contributions to FortressofSolitude.co.za are always entertaining and insightful, offering readers a fresh perspective on the latest trends in pop culture. Whether he's sharing his thoughts on the newest movies, television shows, or games, Rick's writing is always engaging and thought-provoking, making him a valuable member of the Fortress of Solitude team.
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