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George Jansen

George Jansen has published short stories and poems, and collaborated on half a dozen technical books concerning computer languages, operating systems, and email. His first novel, "The Jesse James Scrapbook" was published by Hilliard & Harris in 2003. His second, The Fade-away, was published by Pocol Press in 2007. Both have been republished by Fool Church Media in 2017. He currently resides in Pleasanton, California with a ridiculously fat cat. He is also an Honorary Mouseketeer.

"It always pleases city-folk to imagine that a childhood spent on a farm is pristine and ideal. But, in real life, I never found it so. The work was hard and there always seemed to be more of it."
-- George Jansen, Jesse James Scrapbook

Bryan Costales

Bryan Costales is an American author who wrote the very successful "Sendmail" (bat book) for O'Reilly Media, the "C From A to Z" book for Prentice Hall. His first novel "Jo", was followed by his second novel "Thread Twice Cut."

"Mona leaned over and picked it up. Inside were hairy spiders. She shook the bottle. No, it was empty."
-- Bryan Costales, My Twenty Killed A Kid

Denver Welte

Denver Welte is an American poet currently living in Eugene, Oregon. She is a member of the Make Believe Sailors writing group, and has maintained a poetry blog for over four years. She lives with her fiance, son and a fine dog. She enjoys travel, the outdoors and playing with her son Westley.

"I saw you lying there on the cold concrete floor"
-- Denver Welte, Dew Drops, Wrong For Trying