Patrick Tebbe

Professor of mechanical engineering, husband, father, ultra trail runner, reader.
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Confined by the alien Sylph to the surface of Earth mankind has lost the power of flight. Can one woman use her knowledge and skill to overcome human politics and alien indifference to regain the skies?
An accident dumps Sebastian, an A.I. he programmed while drunk, and a stowaway with a nuclear weapon into unknown space. Can they pilot their ship, the Space Sloth, through unknown dangers and survive? And not kill each other?
What if arcade games were real? Stage Clear chronicles the never ending space war played out in the classic 1980’s video arcade games.
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Detailed descriptions and imagery with an engaging edge.
Surviving abuse leaves no soul unscathed, and this is especially true of Ptielieren, an elite elvish bodyguard involuntarily integrated into an aversive-heavy culture.  Strength can exist absent a ringing victory and weakness does not signify defeat.
An interesting story and close to Quill. Give it a look!
A teen with the ability to control a swarm of shape-shifting nanotechnology must use his power to turn the tables on the warring factions that want to destroy him.
Pirates and Seaplanes! Makes you want to learn more doesn't it?
A female Archaeologist and an expat Seaplane Pilot deal with Air Pirates while hunting treasure in the South Pacific after WWII.
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