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Death Be Not

by Brooke Jones
September 19, 2021

I have come to the conclusion that I am either a green-eyed cat; a creature from some Galaxy far, far away… OR I’ve had an Angel living on my shoulder since the day I was born! Nothin[...]

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20 Best things Young Writers Can Learn from Stephen King’s Memoir: On Writing

by H.M. Bloomfield
September 19, 2021

20 Best things Young Writers Can Learn from Stephen King’s Memoir: On Writing  What is the secret behind the success of a literary baobab like Stephen King? What does it take to successfull[...]

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Writing 402 0

In Praise of Criticism: Albeit With Gritted Teeth

by Lin Wilder
September 18, 2021

 Quote Typographical Background, vector design. 'To avoid criticism, say nothing, do nothing, be nothing'. Chalkboard Style. In praise of criticism, albeit with gritted teeth About four or si[...]

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Author Interviews 405 0

Dan Fesperman Speaks About Inspiration, Writing Process, and What Readers Find Interesting in His Books

by David Reyes
September 18, 2021

  You have an impressive resume that documents the work of a seasoned journalist. Can you tell us what has been life-changing in your career?  Being sent abroad by the Baltimore Sun in [...]

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A Humorous, Sardonic Letter of An Ex-Slave, Jourdan Anderson, to His Former Master

by The Book Commentary
December 21, 2020

A letter written by a freedman to his former master doesn’t just shine a powerful light on his dignity but makes a mockery of slavery and in a voice that is snarky, intelligent, and fueled by iro[...]

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