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The Winter Creek Beast is LIVE!

Good morning everyone! I have some fantastic news. As you can probably tell from the title, The Winter Creek Beast is alive and well on Amazon.com. 182 more words

CP Bialois

Little Heartwarmer #5

Today’s Heartwarmer is from Astoria, Oregon. At the end of my quick stay there…heading out, on my way to Portland. Needed to get gas, so I find a gas station on the edge of town. 347 more words


St Francis and the Sow by Galway Kinnell

Galway Kinnell died October 28, 2014. He was a New England poet–born in Providence, died at his home in Vermont–who is always out there somewhere in the big room with the writers who mean something to me. 280 more words


Richly plotted FRIENDSWOOD probes small town's toxic tensions



By Rene Steinke

Riverhead Books: Aug. 14, 2014

354 pages, $27.95

Rene Steinke, author of the 2005 National Book Award finalist Holy Skirts, has returned to the literary scene after nearly a decade with a timely and absorbing novel. 599 more words

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