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Matthew Sylvester

Matthew Sylvester

Father of two beautiful daughters, Matthew has been reading and writing fantasy and science fiction since he first read the Hobbit at the age of 7. Deciding that he would ‘get published’ as part of 2013’s New Year’s resolution, Matthew has since been accepted for a wide range of anthologies, covering a number of genres. He has three favourite genres; alternative history – for which he writes the Blaise Maximillian series – LitRPG/LitFPS – for which he writes the Permadeath series – and mil-scifi, home to the Shadow Company series. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed ‘Practical Taekwondo: Back to the Roots’, which has been sold around the world.


Writing About Firearms

Burke ripped his revolver from his holster, diving into cover as his prey opened fire. Rounds sent chips of concrete flying through the air. Ducking round his cover, he blazed away until the hammer...