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Steven Saus
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Attended Wright State University
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Inject people with radioactive stuff to serve the forces of good.
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  • Alliteration Ink
    Owner, 2011 - present
  • A Hospital In Dayton
    Nuclear Medicine Technologist, 2002 - present
  • Wright State University
    Adjunct Faculty, 2011 - 2012
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Surgical Steel, Uriel1998, Senor Wombat
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Writer, publisher, sociologist, injector of radioactivity. I play paladins. Questions are always free. Work isn't.
Introduction
Steven Saus injects people with radioactivity as his day job, but only to serve the forces of good.

He is an genre fiction author, sociologist and nonfiction author, professional eBook converter, publisher, and nuclear medicine technologist living in Dayton, Ohio. His first venture into writing and publishing was while in second grade using a mimeograph machine. He has been writing ever since.

He blogs at Ideatrash.
Bragging rights
Actually made money in Second Life. Honestly. And not involving cybersex.
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  • Wright State University
    Sociology
  • Wright State University
    Applied Behavioral Science

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Trigger Warnings, Pavlov, And Being Kind to Yourself
Let's start with the obvious: I'm not a therapist. There are problems and issues that require someone who is really trained in helping people, not a dabbler like myself. And I'm going to crib the second obvious thing here: I'm not talking about exposure the...
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I'll be at Penguicon 2016 this weekend! Will I see you there?
Hey, wanna guess where I'll be this weekend? At Penguicon , y'all! I've got three (scheduled) panels: Editors, Publishers, and Readers-- What Rules to Break and Which Don't Apply: Many new authors have heard the rules: One POV per scene, don't use adverbs, ...
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An Alert From SFWA About Contract Non-Compete and Option Clauses
Brought to my attention by Chuck Wendig is an alert by the SFWA Contracts Committee regarding non-compete clauses: The SFWA Contracts Committee believes there are serious problems for
writers with the non-compete and option clauses in many science fiction ...
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The Owner of Four Town Papers In Ohio Refers to Publish News About LGBT Students, Castigates High School Student on Facebook
It was really good to write about how the Kickstarter for No Sh!t, There I Was is over 45% funded after 48 hours. It was also kind of funny to write a backer update about how I've managed to get something unique: A rejection letter for a press release. But,...
It was really good to write about how the Kickstarter for No Sh!t, There I Was is over 45% funded after 48 hours. It was also kind of funny to write a backer update about how I've managed to get something unique: A rejection ...
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Support our Kickstarter at http://j.mp/kick_noshit
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Review: Babymetal (both Babymetal and METAL RESISTANCE)
Let me start by saying that I really, really liked the first Bodycount album . What impressed me most about it was how each track was recognizably influenced by different styles of metal and punk music. That was lost on later albums, and I became less inter...
Let me start by saying that I really, really liked the first Bodycount album. What impressed me most about it was how each track was recognizably influenced by different styles of metal and punk music. That was lost on later ...
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Chesya Burke on Safety At Conventions
It should be assumed that by posting it, I agree with it. Reposted with permission from Chesya Burke's Facebook : I’m going to say something, and it’s probably going to piss some people off. But, hey, when has that stopped me? It seems that some people are ...
It should be assumed that by posting it, I agree with it. Reposted with permission from Chesya Burke's Facebook: I’m going to say something, and it’s probably going to piss some people off. But, hey, when has that stopped me...
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I'm glad to report that the biggest safety issues at #WildNights2016 appeared to be related to wildlife and the intense heat.
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Even if I wasn't local enough to know people in the area affected, that doesn't mean I wouldn't care at all.
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UPDATE: Dale Grimm, Ohio Newspaper Owner, Considers LGBT Erasure an "Editorial Prerogative"
There's a few updates to the post about Dale Grimm , the newspaper owner in Ohio who won't cover LGBT people: First, Grant did a few Google searches of the Enon Eagle's website, to see what topics got covered, and screencapped the result . As he put it: I d...
There's a few updates to the post about Dale Grimm, the newspaper owner in Ohio who won't cover LGBT people: First, Grant did a few Google searches of the Enon Eagle's website, to see what topics got covered, and screencap...
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Alliteration Ink Presents: The Kickstarter for *No Sh!t, There I Was, an anthology of improbable tales*
Unbelievable, but no sh!t, there I was, seeing a Kickstarter for 24 improbable tales from science fiction, fantasy, and horror authors. Is there a better phrase to start a story than "No Shit, There I Was..."? If you hear someone start with that phrase, y...
Unbelievable, but no sh!t, there I was, seeing a Kickstarter for 24 improbable tales from science fiction, fantasy, and horror authors. Is there a better phrase to start a story than "No Shit, There I Was..."? If you hear som...
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Unbelievable, but no sh!t, there I was, seeing a Kickstarter for 24 improbable tales from science fiction, fantasy, and horror authors.
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What A Cover Letter Should Look Like When Submitting To A Magazine
It's been a couple years since I wrote about what a cover letter should look like , and it was definitely before we launched recompose . Three hundred odd submissions later, I asked Leslie J. Anderson , one of the editors of recompose , what she would like ...
It's been a couple years since I wrote about what a cover letter should look like, and it was definitely before we launched recompose. Three hundred odd submissions later, I asked Leslie J. Anderson, one of the editors of rec...
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