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Book Excerpts from Coulda Woulda Shoulda Song

I’m hosting two excerpts today – one from interracial romance / comedy “This Could Have Been Our Song!” and one from the sequel, “This Would Have Been Our Song”! 2,253 more words

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Wednesday Writers Welcomes Jaye Garland

Today on Wednesday Writers we are featuring Jaye Garland and her Time Travel/Historical Romance The 25th Hour. She is going to answer a few questions and share an excerpt from her book. 1,988 more words


all species have their signature & style

“Also like my late Unitarian father-in-law am I now in my amazed, insistent appreciation of the physical world, of this planet with its scenery and weather—that pathetic discovery which the old make that every day and season has its beauty and its uses, that even a walk to the mailbox is a precious experience, that all species of tree and weed have their signature and style and the day is a pageant of clouds.”

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World Pukes on Me

I was on top of my game the first part of 1967.

At 29, I had a plush job as a writer in the public relations department at International Minerals & Chemical Corporation in Skokie, a northern Chicago suburb. 309 more words

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An Excerpt from Lost in Space by Ben Tanzer (Curbside Splendor)

By Ben Tanzer

Curbside Splendor
200 pgs | $14.95

I Need

I need sleep, long and deep and full of dreams about love, sex, pizza, Patrick Ewing, and Caddyshack. 1,423 more words

Sundog Lit

The Pleasures of the Super Gossipy Johnny Carson Biography

On my flight to Armenia I read Johnny Carson by Henry Bushkin, Carson’s longtime lawyer, business manager and friend. I recommend the book for three reasons: First, it’s the kind of book you can read in five hours like it’s a muthafuckin whodunit. 1,186 more words


wicked thoughts

Alas! what are you, my written and my painted thoughts! Not long ago you were young and malicious and full of thorns and secret spices – you made me sneeze and laugh – and now?

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