K D Kragen [K D Kragen]

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Dave Kragen is a philosopher, writer, teacher, editor, husband, father, and grandfather. Dave served four years in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1973-77 doing SAR (search and rescue) and ATON (aids to navigation). With his veterans benefits he went to college: B.A. in philosophy, Azusa Pacific University; M.A. in philosophy of religion, Denver Seminary; 2nd M.A. (PhD-ABD) in philosophy, linguistics, epistemology, Syracuse University.

Dave recently finished: his 7th novel, 3rd in the series of The KillWare Chronicles (killware.com), The Accidental Prisoner (available on Kindle and hardcover, from Amazon, and local bookstores); his 8th novel, 3rd in the series of The Creature Chronicles, Space Leviathan; and his 4th novel Plagueman (plagueman.com) was released in December 2005 through ArcheBooks and has been reissued in paperback, available online as well as from your local bookstore.

For over a decade (1993-2005) Dave was managing editor of Scandia Patch Press. Over the years he has published book reviews with a number of arts magazines, and lectured in philosophy of art at art colleges and galleries around the Puget Sound. Dave has also edited, transcribed, and ghost-written material for other local writers and artists, and periodically managed numerous newsletters for non-profits, local organizations, and a public utility, Kirk Avenue Water District, which he also manages.


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Bainbridge Island Chamber Of Commerce