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    My New Writing Idol

    by It’s possible that Dean Wesley Smith might be my new writing idol. I’ve mentioned him before talking about the concept of Pulp Speed, but he doesn’t just talk the talk, he walks the walk. He’s published, traditionally, more than 100 novels, and hundreds of short stories, in multiple genres. He’s published more than that going the indie route, in multiple genres. For 4 years, he produced Smith’s Monthly, each month containing 50-55k of new fiction, usually either a novel and a couple of short stories or a bunch of short stories and a serialized novel. And he’s getting back to that with a few issues on the go at…