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Weston Ochse

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Weston has won the Bram Stoker Award for first novel and been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. His work has appeared in magazines, comic books, anthologies and how-to guides. He holds a Master of Fine Arts from National University and has an interest in the martial arts. He lives in southern Arizona where he spends his days writing and basking in the noonday sun.

He loves talking about books and the craft of writing.

ONCE UPON A TIME...
David Whitman and I wrote a book of short stories. 
This was our first book. 
It outsold the creator of Babylon 5's book from the same publisher. 
Our book was the first Print On Demand book ever sold by Barnes and Nobles. 
It was groundbreaking in many ways and is considered a fan favorite. 
Then years later after the publishers went under, the collection was republished in lim... Read more of this blog post »
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“The fact is that Superman should be fat. He should be a lard-assed superhero with flabby arms, a beer gut, and soft muscles.
...when Superman bench-presses a Cadillac, he doesn't even break a sweat. It's like picking up a bag of feathers. Would Batman be buff if he bench-pressed feathers? Because that's essentially what Superman does every day.”
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“I dunno what the hell's in there, but it's weird and pissed off, whatever it is." -The Thing, 1982, Directed by John Carpenter”
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“Explosions happened. People died. And I slept.”
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“Explosions happened. People died. And I slept.”
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“But one thing is certain. For me, a gay soldier is a soldier just like me. Who we love has nothing to do with the price of war, unless it’s a flag, or culture, or civilization.”
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“Interspersed within the blonde hairs were traitorous slivers of gray.”
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“YANKOWSKI.”
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C. Michael Weston, we met at the Bram Stoker Weekend and are FB friends. I'm excited to let you know that my collection of news satire, Bizarre News, was just published. I'd appreciate it if you checked it out and recommended it to your Goodreads friends..Bizarre News


Weston Ochse Hey!


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Harry Shannon Hey, Wes!


Andersen Prunty Thanks for the add, Weston! Hope all is well with you.


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