CHILD of FIRE
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Child of Fire

The Ballad of Sorrows Book One

It was just a job. Kill the monster then collect my payment.

Caden is a killer and he’s exceptionally good at it. As a notorious member of a mercenary guild, he takes on the city’s most dangerous jobs to earn both gold and renown. But when a dangerous monster forces Caden to unleash a secret power, he is dragged into the underground world of rich, power seeking individuals. Will he succeed against the monsters or will he find himself trapped by the evil hiding in the shadows?
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The Art of Austin Colton

Paintings, Photography, and Digital Artwork

A major portion of Video Game design includes modeling characters, objects, and environment variables. A lot of these assets take time and dedication to build. It is Austin’s goal to help others create amazing works of art. This is why he makes as many of his designs and templates free for download or for purchase. All of the designs are posted here on the website. Click on the link below to begin browsing.

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“He who says they can, and he who says they can’t, are both usually right.”

About Austin Colton:

Fantasy Writer and Artist

A jack of all trades and a master of none, he compulsively takes on far too many projects at once. He has found this a good strategy for curing perpetual boredom and a head stuck in the clouds. Austin lives in Salt Lake City Utah where he writes, paints, explores the mountains, and looks for new stories to enjoy.

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