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Friday Fiction: “Hot Coals”

I have a goal to write a story based on a song that I’ve had in heavy rotation for the week and post it on Fridays. This week is the Cold War Kids Song, “Hot Coals.” If you don’t listen … Continue reading

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Review: Correspondents by Tim Murphy

Hardcover, 448 pages Published May 15th 2019 by Grove Press ISBN 0802129374 (ISBN13: 9780802129376)   Buy now at: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: The world is Rita Khoury’s oyster. The bright and driven daughter of a Boston-area Irish-Arab family that has risen over the generations … Continue reading

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Fiction: Finished Projects

He was sick of everyone and everyone was sick of him. After he yelled at everyone for a solid twenty minutes,  he sat backstage, on a almost broken stool that he dug out of a pile of discarded show props, … Continue reading

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Review: Black Light by Kimberly King Parsons

  208 pages Expected publication: August 13th 2019 by Vintage Preorder Here: Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound Synopsis: With raw, poetic ferocity, Kimberly King Parsons exposes desire’s darkest hollows—those hidden places where most of us are afraid to look. In this debut … Continue reading

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Review: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Film that Terrified A Rattled Nation by Joseph Lanza

    Hardcover, 304 pages Published May 21st 2019 by Skyhorse ISBN 1510737901 (ISBN13: 9781510737907 Buy it at Amazon Barnes & Noble IndieBound   Synopsis:  When Tobe Hooper’s low-budget slasher film, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, opened in theaters in 1974, it was met in … Continue reading

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Review: We Cast a Shadow by Maurice Carlos Ruffin

Hardcover, 336 pages Published January 29th 2019 by One World ISBN 0525509062 (ISBN13: 9780525509066) Buy it: IndieBound              Amazon              Barnes & Noble              Goodreads Synopsis: A bold, provocative … Continue reading

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Rafter Fiction: Crude Awakenings

Rafter Fiction is short stories based on songs by Rafter. I am starting the series with the songs from  album, “Terrestrial Extras”.  This is the final story, “Crude Awakenings.” I want to thank Rafter Roberts for his permission, support, and undying … Continue reading

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