I am honored to announce that H’Ilgraith was awarded a silver medal at the prestigious 33rd Annual Benjamin Franklin awards for 2021, sponsored by the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) https://www.ibpabenjaminfranklinaward.com/winners-science-fiction-fantas.  This is H’Ilgraith’s second literary award in the category of Science Fiction and Fantasy.  H’Ilgraith was also awarded Finalist by the American Fiction Awards in 2020. H’Ilgraith recounts the tale of a key character from the novel Homo transformans: The Origin and Nature of
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March 22, 2021

Trisomy

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H’Ester agreed to have her DNA analyzed at the natural history and research center for the number and shape of chromosomes in her cells and the location of genes along individual chromosomes.  Master Mikalov advised Matron Aquina that the karyotype could be done by the next day.  The remainder of the requested analyses would have to wait.  They would be put in the queue along with all the other analyses the research center had put
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March 4, 2021

First Do No Harm

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Serojabovid Illustration by Epic Made (from Homo transformans: The Origin and nature of the Species)      The Cassius Foundation genetically engineered the serojabovid by splicing the genes of a boar and a bison into the genome of a human who could transform into other animals (an H. transformans).  This hybrid humanoid was developed for purposes of performing hard labor in Cassius villages. Unlike the Cassius Foundation, geneticists within H’Aleth and Erwina advocated for the judicious
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