Who We Are (The Contributors)

Valentina Alexander - Valentina is currently attending school in Germany and studying literature and music, including singing and keyboard. She lives with her parents. Update 2016: Recently Valentina graduate from Universität der Künste Berlin (Berlin University of the Arts), their youngest graduate ever. "Congratulations Valentine we look forward to your blossoming career.”

Samar Amidi
Yavar Amidi
- Samar (illustrator) and Yavar (writer) go to school in the San Francisco Bay Area and live with their mommy and daddy. They appear to be a couple of young smarties themselves, certainly equal to James Isaac Neutron.

Andrew Baron - Andy Baron is a gifted artist and writer living on the East Coast.

John Bruni - John worked for several years in national network news where he garnered a couple of Emmys. He now works for California in the area of public safety communications.

David Hoth
Chris Hoth
- Chris is one of the world's premier experts on Pulp Science Fiction. He has an immense collection of almost every SF magazine ever published. He lives in the Portland, OR area with his wife and son. He is the senior of the Handsome Hoth Boys. David has had, among other things, a life-long interest in trains. He is the junior of the Handsome Hoth Boys.

J.C. Jordan - J.C. is a former this and a former that but currently works in the communications field and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. J.C. is the founder of CinemaToast.

Jeanne Kane - Jeanne is an special educator and writer living in the Bay Area. She worked for many years in the area of legal education.

Matt Piucci - Matt Piucci is a professional scientist and recording artist. He has written, produced and recorded music of his own and others, and toured extensively on three continents. He is also a life-long film buff and art lover. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife of 26 years. They have one son who is 19 and attends the University of California.

Orvis Wade - Orvis lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and works in public safety communications. He’s the editor of an “underground” monthly newsletter at a major state comm center and loves all types of movies.

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