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A Major Award

Back in March 2012, my short story "Your First Real Rocket Ship" won Third Prize in the Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest (DW). In addition to being available on the Toronto Public Library website for 90 days, they also announced that an artist had been commissioned to produce a book with the winning stories -- limited to five numbered copies. One for each author, the Merril collection and the artist.

Over the weekend copy number 3 arrived at the P.O. Box and Mrs. Dr. Phil brought it by on Sunday. I took a couple of pictures with the Kindle Fire HD's camera, and through various machinations got them edited and FTP'd the pictures to my website via a remote Linux desktop.


The lovely handmade limited edition book, copy number 3. (Click on photo for larger)
©2013 Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon (All Rights Reserved)


Title page and copy number. (Click on photo for larger)
©2013 Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon (All Rights Reserved)



Table of Contents... (Click on photo for larger)
©2013 Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon (All Rights Reserved)

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... and my story. (Click on photo for larger)
©2013 Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon (All Rights Reserved)

Neat.

Dr. Phil
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