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Alan Balkema

Alan Balkema spent the first three years of his retirement in Dublin., where he developed a writing routine. His monologue, Let Me Share, took the best actor (Kate Hughes) and best director (Paula Dempsey) awards  at the Claremorris Fringe Festival, 2015. He’s had stories published in Flash Fiction World and Brilliant Flash Fiction.

He now lives in Bloomington, Indiana, and is working on Lightning Rod, a family saga set in the flat part of Indiana.