S.C. Sterling

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Scott C. Sterling is originally from Portland, OR and moved to Denver, CO at the age of thirteen. He is the author of Teenage Degenerate , a memoir about drug addiction and growing up. His follow-up book 33 Percent Rockstar: Music, Heartbreak and the Pursuit of Rock Stardom is a music autobiography about the vast majority of musicians who never achieve rock stardom.

Ways to connect with Scott:
Email: sc@scsterling.com
Books: scsterling.com/
Site: teenagedegenerate.com
Site: 33percentrockstar.com
Twitter: twitter.com/scottcsterling
Instagram: instagram.com/scottcsterling
Facebook: facebook.com/teenagedegenerate

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S.C. Sterling I wrote the book in five months, so I didn't deal with any writer's block. I did spend ten months editing and had a form of editing block. I wasn't…moreI wrote the book in five months, so I didn't deal with any writer's block. I did spend ten months editing and had a form of editing block. I wasn't sure what I should have cut, add, change or leave.

I did around twelve to fourteen edits so the way I dealt with the editing block was work through it.(less)
S.C. Sterling It is nice holding a final paperback copy of my book. It is a great feeling seeing a final product of 14 months of writing and editing.
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5/5 Stars

The book provides a lot of insight into the work and effort it takes to become a good musician or for chasing any dream for that matter. Scott knew what he wanted and he continued to chase it until he reached a poin...

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"This book provides an insight into life as non famous musician that other music biographies don't. I also have to give love to a Denver author. I give this book 5 out of 5 stars. "
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“My main concern was my teeth because they were in constant pain. Meth depletes the body of calcium, the vitamin essential to maintaining healthy teeth. It also includes acidic ingredients that can damage teeth. The ingredients include but are not limited to battery acid: Drano, over-the-counter cold medications like Sudafed, antifreeze, engine starter fluid, and brake fluid. Basically, pop the hood of your car and you can find the ingredients you need to cook meth. I’m no dentist, but I came to the conclusion that was the root of my tooth pain.”
S.C. Sterling, Teenage Degenerate

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Stress Free Readi...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Jennifer Lynn on the Yellow Brick Road 78 36 Jan 09, 2018 08:46AM  
“I started inventing things, and then I couldn't stop, like beavers, which I know about. People think they cut down trees so they can build dams, but in reality it's because their teeth never stop growing, and if they didn't constantly file them down by cutting through all of those trees, their teeth would start to grow into their own faces, which would kill them. That's how my brain was.”
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“My main concern was my teeth because they were in constant pain. Meth depletes the body of calcium, the vitamin essential to maintaining healthy teeth. It also includes acidic ingredients that can damage teeth. The ingredients include but are not limited to battery acid: Drano, over-the-counter cold medications like Sudafed, antifreeze, engine starter fluid, and brake fluid. Basically, pop the hood of your car and you can find the ingredients you need to cook meth. I’m no dentist, but I came to the conclusion that was the root of my tooth pain.”
S.C. Sterling, Teenage Degenerate

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S.C. Sterling Michelle wrote: "You've got some hilarious stuff in here!!
"You know you just snorted a Dorito, right?"
Then Justin's laid back Denny's experience with the claw machine- "I had my eye on this little guy all nigh..."


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Michelle You've got some hilarious stuff in here!!
"You know you just snorted a Dorito, right?"
Then Justin's laid back Denny's experience with the claw machine- "I had my eye on this little guy all night."

On page 60 so far, Enjoying every minute. Thank you for the copy.


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