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About callanbutkus

Raised in Waukegan, Illinois,lived in Hawaii for 18 years. BA's in Communications and Psychology, MA in Communications, University of Hawaii. Sixty writing awards in the last seven years at Arkansas Writers Conferences, and other contests. Published in: Frontier Tales, Tales of the South II, A Trail of Thoughts, In Their Own Words. Published novels: The Thinking Rocks (thriller), The Vampires Fourth Feather (thriller). The Vampires’ Secret (Thriller), Upstairs with Angelina (Award winning stories and poetry). Just completed The Rulebook. NRA Lifetime Master with handguns. Award winning photographer.

another Quote for the day

The most effective way to do it, is to do it. Amelia Earhart And then I thought… I have found that I have a problem with fugitive information. This is information  I know I have but can’t find or remember. … Continue reading

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I love quotes

I enjoy finding a quote that speaks to me. Any thoughts about this one? The only limit to your creativity is hesitation. Geoff Robinson  

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How important is your Cell Phone? You do not have to understand the language to understand the message.

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I’m a believer in contests, and not because I win now and then.Writing is a learned skill. Story telling is a part of all of us. By entering lots of contests we learn about the skills required to become a … Continue reading

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• “The day will…

• “The day will come when the man at the telephone will be able to see the distant person to whom he is speaking” (c.1906) Alexander Graham Bell

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