Eric Nixon’s eighth poetry collection follows the author’s journey as he leaves his twenty-year career as an award-winning hotel manager in the Pacific Northwest to pursue his dream of becoming a full-time writer, while moving to a small Midwestern town. These 115 poems showcase Nixon’s observational prowess of all things during a notable year of change.
The orphaned daughter of humanity-saving inventors will soon turn eighteen and inherit the largest company in the Solar Union’s history. Getting to that day will involve her uncovering evidence surrounding her parents’ disappearance, avoiding mobsters intent on kidnapping her, and surviving a 200-year-old cyborg hell-bent on killing her.
With the help of her best friend, Amory, Bryn traverses the dangerous chessboard of trouble and intrigue, which takes place in the near-utopian, space-based setting of the year 2492.
Retribution On A Jetpack – a short story telling the back story of a pivotal scene in 2492: Attack Of The Ancient Cyborg.
Eric Nixon is a poet and author who has written eight collections of poetry, several short stories, and two novels, 2492: Attack Of The Ancient Cyborg and Emily Dickinson, Superhero – Vol. 1. Eric lives with his author wife, Kari Chapin, in western Massachusetts.