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David Mastbergen is shown with a copy of his second book. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)

Novel ideas: David Mastbergen discovers a niche for storytelling

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RUSHMORE -- When David Mastbergen sits down with his computer at the kitchen table, he quickly gets lost in his work.

The stories flow from his brain to the computer keyboard so fast that his fingers can barely keep up. He is currently in the midst of writing his fifth book.


The most amazing part? Mastbergen just started writing his first book in February of this year.

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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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