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Bryan Costales

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Bryan Costales wrote the very successful "sendmail" (bat book) for O'Reilly Media. His most recent credits are short stories published in The Banyon Review, Romance Magazine, the Riptide Journal, and Gold Dust Magazine. Bryan lives in Eugene, Oregon where he dabbles in photography.


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Bryan Costales Don't look for shortcuts. Practice, and practice and practice. That's what counts for a writer. Just try to write every day and every day you will get…moreDon't look for shortcuts. Practice, and practice and practice. That's what counts for a writer. Just try to write every day and every day you will get a hair stronger as a writer. Sure it may take years, but even if it takes that long, the effort will be worth it.(less)
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Socialism Is Good for Capitalism

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What would you say if I claimed that Socialism could increase the number of customers for almost any business by 14 percent?  You would probably laugh. But read on and be surprised.

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“The man lay there silent and unresponsive. An unconscious man, it turned out, was a perfect sounding board for her doubts.”
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“I sneezed and she was gone.”
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“Her husband had been the nails, the bolts, the rope that held her and her home together. She stood and imagined planks falling off of her arms, tearing free as those nails rusted and the rope frayed and parted deep inside her.”
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“Mona leaned over and picked it up. Inside were hairy spiders. She shook the bottle. No, it was empty.”
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Bryan Costales My short story, "Moon Over Black Ice," was just accepted by Riptide Journal.


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Bryan Costales I look forward to seeing everyone at Litcrawl this Saturday. http://bryancostales.blogspot.com/201...


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Bryan Costales Added two more cover ideas for my novel "Puppet" http://www.bcx.com/novels/puppet/ Please visit and comment.


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Bryan Costales Experimenting with a cover for my new Science Fiction novel "Puppet": http://www.bcx.com/novels/puppet/


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T.A. Uner Thanks for the friend request Bryan.


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