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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin josvanbrussel's Avatar
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    Brussels calling

    Hi, I'm a budding comic adventure writer from Belgium (tiny country in the heart of Europe and known for Tintin, Jean-Claude Van Damme, beer, waffles and chocolate, the fair city of Bruges and a small boy with a perpetually full bladder). I've written mystery, science-fiction, romance, adventure, young adult fiction and these days seem to have settled on comic adventure (though one never knows, I still might morph into a writer of vers libre). I also used to write screenplays for a while.

    I'm happy to be here and look forward to joining in the discussions .

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    Hi Josvanbrussel!

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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin josvanbrussel's Avatar
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    Thanks, AW-ers. I'll be sure to check the stickies, the guides and the FAQs before diving in head first .
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