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Make Your Stories Plausible,Please

I’m running late this week, something unusual for me but then, it’s been an unusual month altogether. I had planned on having a guest author, but two were not available and time got away to check with others. 978 more words

You hate Pacific County? Read this.

I’m guilty of talking about how much I hate Pacific County. Since high school, I’ve been one of the worst — really. But at the same time the reason I had that mindset is because the generations before me were always echoing in my ear… “There’s nothing here for you,” “You need to get away from here,” “Big fish, small pond,” yadda, yadda. 684 more words


** Shotgun Lovesongs by Nickolas Butler

Shotgun Lovesongs open with a stunning chapter that introduces a group of high school friends from a small town in Wisconsin, some of whom have gone on to fame or money (or both) and others who have stayed and farmed as their parents did, or left and returned broken. 62 more words

New Fiction

Palmer, Ill. recognized by Oreo

“We think OREO Mini is the perfect token for celebrating the little things in life that can have a big impact,” said Janda Lukin, senior director of Oreo. 244 more words

A Little Bit Of Everything

“In small towns, news travels at the speed of boredom.”

Or so the saying goes….

I was recently on a business trip to this small town, Alresford, Hampshire in the South South of the UK. Alresford is a quiet, beautiful, little town that is very nice for a stroll around on an evening. 349 more words


Why we are not our heroes...

From the earliest of ages, we see certain people do certain things. From that standpoint, we form affection for these people. We buy (or beg our parents to buy) posters, action figures, toys based on them, trading cards, you name it. 1,612 more words


Small Town Living


I am intrigued by the notion of small towns.

Driving through them I am always amazed that people actually live in such tiny places. Of course, I spent a year in a town with a population of about 1700, give or take. 499 more words