Conversations with Steve: Moving to Montreal

This month Steve talks about moving to Montreal, Canada and his experiences in snow, being near the Arctic circle, and the ice that finally drove him to California.

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Conversations with Steve: The Collector Gene

Steve talks about having the "collector gene" and what he collected growing up in 1950's Philadelpha: comic books, Life magazines, swizzle sticks, matchbook covers, ice cream photos, bread cards, model kits, newspaper clippings and finally, space toys!
 

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Conversations with Steve: An Overview

Steve starts this special series talking about his overall journey from growing up in Philadelphia to Montreal to Los Angeles to Petaluma, California. In future episodes he'll talk about his three careers: as a newspaper journalist, Head of Fan Relations at Lucasfilm and finally, CEO of Rancho Obi-Wan.
 

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“Who’s Scruffy-Looking?!”

Quotable Star WarsThis story is about Steve Sansweet, his beard, and may include references from one of my favorite books “I’d Just As Soon Kiss A Wookiee!” Which, by the way, Steve wrote.

Before we get to “The Beard” I would like to start with a few of the highlights about Steve’s amazing life.

Born not so long ago in a galaxy much closer, the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia to be precise, Steve’s passion for writing and science fiction developed at an early age. By the time he turned six he knew he wanted to be an author. As a preteen one of his neighbors introduced him to The Science Fiction Book Club and his love for Sci-Fi was born.

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