Rod Van Blake a science fiction author, former Marine now living in Baltimore. Ancient Illumination was his debut novel in 2016 about sentient beings of light coming to Earth during the days of cro-magnon. One being is exiled there after getting in trouble for experimenting on early man. Ancient Illumination II was published in 2018 and the third follow up Ancient Illumination III: Godhood came out February of this year along with the debut of the first graphic novel digitally. Links to the digital versions of the books below.