Laurence Raphael Brothers is a writer and a technologist with five patents and a background in AI and internet R&D. He has published over 35 short stories in such magazines as Nature Futures, PodCastle, and The New Haven Review.

He is most proud of his romantic noir urban fantasy novellas The Demons of Wall Street (Mirror World Publishing, 2020) and The Demons of the Square Mile (Mirror World, 2021). His story "Houseproud" received the Berkeley Machine Intelligence Research Institute Intelligence in Fiction Award and can be read on his website.

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