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Bryce Beattie

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I’m addicted to pulp-styled fiction. When I was a kid, some careless adult left a tape with several episodes of “The Shadow” lying around. After I listened to that, I was hooked. Pretty soon, audio just wasn't enough and I moved on to to the paperback stuff. At first it was just hardboiled detective fiction, but then I started reading old Conan stories and yarns about John Carter of Mars. Now I'm pretty hopeless. In fact, I'm so deep into pulp fiction that I write my own. I also write stuff for my kids.

In real life, I'm the entire IT department at a real estate investment and management company. I usually just tell people that I'm a programmer, because that's my favorite part (& the largest part) of my job. In a perfect world, however,
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I’ve been building a submission system for the magazine and it is almost ready to go. I will be building in one or two last features, but I won’t need them for a while (they have to do with progress tracking of future magazine issues). I’ll be able to do the next submissions round without them being added in.



That being said, I need some help testing the system, making sure everything works and...

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Published on November 14, 2018 11:50
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Pulp Era Writing Tips

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Oasis

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The Apocalypse of Blythe

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I'll go ahead and start with the conclusion: I loved this book, and I can't wait for part 2.

Many other reviewers have remarked on this as well, but really, David J West's love of Robert E Howard-style tales is evident. "Heroes" has plenty of hulking,
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