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'The Seeker'

If you’re in the mood for Southern Goth, no one does it better than R.B. Chesterton aka Carolyn Haines. She’s a fan favorite, whether she is writing as Chesterton or under her own name for the ghost-haunted “Bones” murder series featuring Sarah Booth Delaney. 361 more words


The Weight of Blood by Laura McHugh

Isolated in the Ozarks…

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When the body of Lucy’s childhood friend Cheri is found dismembered amidst the roots of a tree by the river, the initial hue and cry quickly blows over, leaving Lucy as the only one who cares. 567 more words

Book Review

i'm working on a novella/memoir-type-thing of sorts. in the meantime, enjoy (or don't) my shitty older writings

(the spacing is likely fucked up on this as i merely copied and pasted from a word doc)
(the spacing is very fucked up… 3,581 more words

The Third Floor - Part 1

Greetings, Dreamers!

Yes, I am finally back to my normal self, despite recovering from a dislocated finger! One of the most annoying maladies that a writer can endure!  2,007 more words


Riot in the Bayou - By Jessica B. Bell

This is part of a serialized novel. Reading this chapter is not going to make much sense to you unless you’ve read what came before. 2,721 more words


The Update

I have not stopped writing, despite my not posting.  I have been working on the outlines of several writing projects.  One is a variant of a Hebrew fantasy story, assuming such would have existed.    164 more words

Writing An Epic

Nicolas Cage shines despite a sluggish plot in “Joe”

Nicolas Cage’s steady lead turn in “Joe” is a beautiful example of minimalist acting from a star known for his expressiveness. David Gordon Green’s new drama also stars Tye Sheridan, one of the more promising young actors working today. 397 more words