And Not Make Dreams Your Master

Parsina Press
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In the near future,
Dream broadcasting has become the latest entertainment medium. Wearing a
Dreamcap while you sleep enables broadcasters to send Dreams directly
into your unconscious mind, giving you an entertainment experience as
intensely real as though you'd been there yourself.
Wayne
Corrigan is a performer at Dramatic Dreams, one of the smaller broadcast
studios in the Los Angeles area. Janet Meyers, the lady Wayne's in love
with but is too shy to tell her, is another. A third colleague is Vince
Rondel, a genius of the art, a so-called Master Dreamer with enough
imagination to create and populate entire worlds within their minds and
project them to the audience. Vince is the superstar of the studio,
though he doesn't seem pretentious about it. He does have other
problems, though, like a domineering mother who's a religious zealot.

When
a mysterious malfunction occurs, Wayne is called on to enter a Dream
started by Vince. Once inside, he finds a situation run wild and people
enslaved by Vince, who seems bent on self-destruction. Now, tens of
thousands of people--including Janet, who's in the audience that
night--are in danger of dying or going insane unless Wayne can find some
way to wrest control of the Dream away from Vince.

And Not Make Dreams Your Master is a wild, inventive ride through the nightmare mind of a madman.
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About the author

Born in Philadelphia in 1947, Stephen Goldin has lived in California since 1960. He received a Bachelor’s degree in Astronomy from UCLA and worked as a civilian space scientist for the U.S. Navy for a few years after leaving college, but has made his living as a writer/editor most of his life.

His first wife was fellow author Kathleen Sky, with whom he co-wrote the first edition of the highly acclaimed nonfiction book The Business of Being a Writer. His current wife is fellow author Mary Mason. So far they have co-authored two books in the Rehumanization of Jade Darcy series.

He served the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America as editor of the SFWA Bulletin and as the organization’s Western Regional Director. He has lived with cats all his adult life. Artistically, he enjoys Broadway musicals and surrealist art.

Learn more about him at his Web site, http://stephengoldin.com.

Get updates on his doings at his blog, The Ingesterie.

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/AuthorStephenGoldin

Twitter: http://twitter.com/stevegoldin

Learn about Stephen Goldin’s other ebooks at http://stephengoldin.com/ebibliography.html.

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Publisher
Parsina Press
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Published on
Dec 31, 1981
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Pages
222
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ISBN
9780449144107
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Science Fiction / General
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This content is DRM free.
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