Ben Malisow
MBA, CISSP, CISM, SECURITY+, CCSP
New gig. Good time.
I've recently started working as an instructor for ISC2, teaching CCSP and CISSP prep courses. Loving it. Hit me up if you want some learnng.
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RECENT DOINGS:
Golly....an old/new book
There's more inside. Including one with Kate nekkid.
Just one of the glorious new images.
I finally republished my first book as a Kindle ebook. It's the original manuscript, with content that had been removed during the editing/publishing process in the bound version.

Most importantly, it's got oodles of fantastic original artwork by the talented and magnificent Kate Berwanger.

And it's cheap. Very cheap. Buy copies for all your friends. And some for strangers.

In our ongoing campaign for world peace and universal wonderfulness, we guarantee that none of the proceeds will be used to harm puppies.

Available wherever Internets are sold. And on Amazon.

PROUD TO ANNOUNCE NEW BOOK
It's the third work from my publishing entity, Maladjusted Works, and my first anthology. I've always loved the short form, particularly in genre fiction, and this one is chock full of that: sci-fi, fantasy, horror, humor. I've got four stories in it, and five of my fellow writers (and, I'm proud to say, friends) contributed as well. It's only three bucks (dirt cheap!), and clocks in at about 75 pages, so grab a copy now...and buy eight for your friends and family. I assure you: it's worth it.

You can get it from Amazon, by clicking here










I recently contributed to an article published in Air and Space Power Journal. This impresses me greatly. The material might not be appealing to anyone who hasn't experienced the USAF officer promotion system, but I'm glad I got to take part.

You can read it at
: http://www.au.af.mil/au/afri/aspj/digital/pdf/articles/2012-Jul-Aug/F-Byardetal.pdf


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If you get a chance, bop on over to the site of my new pal, Joe Zieja. You might dig some of his fantasy stories.

It's called Loose Threads.



Also, more gametesting recently...this time on Telltale's latest installment of the Jurassic Park series. Yeah, that one. They did some neat things with the storyline, sequel-wise. I think it will turn out pretty great.


SCAN THE CREDITS FOR MY NAME....AND WONDER WHY IT IS THERE.

Say it: Beta Testing, Baby! Back To The Future is a title from my....well, from my childhood. So I kind of...went...back...to...well, you get it. Yes, the foolish people over at TellTale Games let me play Episode 2 of the new series based on the smash movies. Many thanks to buddy Andy Hartzell and the entire crew who put the thing together (and even let my pal play, even though he's a lawyer). Check out the game: you will dig it, if you ever were into the flicks.
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Alan Vogel, crazed literati of the podcast set, has agreed, once again, to run one of my stories...why, I know not. But I am extremely pleased. Vogel's voice and delivery is phenomenal, and serves my words better than my own might. It's free, too. I hope you enjoy it nearly as much as I did.
That's Lit 103.3....www.lit1033.com.
And this is pretty insane. Seems like everybody who went to my high school has to publish at least one book. My hombre Kaveh Soofi went and did that, along with his partner in poison-penning, Aaron Ximm. They created themselves an homage to two great things: a classic kid's book, and the zombie mythos. Good for them!, I say. Go buy one. Then cut off its head.
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New comments on Entrys Six and Ten and Eleven.

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And just a quick shout-out to one of my old editors from the LV Weekly, Richard Abowitz, who covered the John Stagliano case for Reason, one of my favorite publications. Richard did a fantastic job.

Unless you're squeamish about adult subject matter, you can read about it here:

http://reason.com/archives/2010/07/19/the-stagliano-victory-party



Added a new link to The Kwaj Drafter, a CAD operator working on Kwajalein Atoll, which we shoot with nuclear missiles occasionally. No foolin'.



I playtested another TellTale game...this one was another new installment in the Sam and Max series: The Tomb Of Sammun-Mak.. It was released recently (18 MAY), and it's evidently been doing quite well. So be sure to snag it-- you can see my name, if you play all the way to the end, and read the very last few credits. My buddy Andy Hartzell directed this one, which is way cool. Both that he directed it, and that I know him, I mean.


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Barnes and Noble republished my first book under a new title, in a new version: "501 Things To Do If You Dare." Check it out in my Publications area or here.

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Moved to Sacramento, California recently, and took a new position as a Project Manager for TetraTech. Feel free to shout me up if you need anything done.

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