HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » RoccoRyg » Journal
Page: 1


Profile Information

Name: Rocco Ryg
Gender: Male
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Home country: USA
Member since: Tue Jun 21, 2011, 04:44 PM
Number of posts: 246

About Me

Rocco Ryg grew up in Algonquin, IL and has been writing fiction on the Internet since 2002. He holds a Masters Degree in Political Science from the University of IL at Springfield and a Bachelors in Communication from the University of IL at Chicago. He used to run a commentary channel on YouTube, satirizing politicians and pundits. A fan of Japanese anime, comic book superheroes and political issues, he tries to combine these topics in his fiction. He currently lives in Chicago.

Journal Archives

This God, I (progressive-inspired political action-thriller)

Damian Chillingworth, a telekinetic political extremist, has kidnapped his half-sister Michiko and plans to use her mind-controlling abilities to force his ideology on the world. Unfortunately for him, he crossed the electrokinetic superhero Chikara Kaminari, and now it’s payback time. Joined by the empathic Renka and the dark-controlling Gen, Chikara journeys to the United States to rescue Michiko and foil Chillingworth’s diabolical plot.

Along the way, Chikara and her friends encounter a dangerous cell of homegrown terrorists called RAMPAGE (Revolutionary American Militant Patriots Against Government Enslavement). This militia of neo-nazis, white supremacists and anti-government fanatics will stop at nothing to bring down the public sector, and only the three heroes can stop them before their war on the state claims innocent lives.

The world’s future hangs in the balance as Chillingworth gathers Earth’s most powerful leaders into his trap. The heroes race to stop him, but the conservative Chikara and the socialist Gen have very different definitions of the term “save the world.” The three must put aside their disagreements and work together before America’s most extreme ideologues tear the world apart.

It has everything DUers love: mockery of the religious right, the tea party, right-wing pundits and the media machine of the rich, pro-choice advocacy, a debunking of Objectivism and hardcore action. Available on...

Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008HL4XM0
Nook: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/this-god-i-rocco-ryg/1111961270?ean=2940014672191
Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/179036
Go to Page: 1