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When real life gets in the way...

So I have definitely failed my poor little blog the last few months. Life has gotten insanely hectic, which I’m sure no one else can imagine or empathize with (in case I’ve been gone too long and you forgot, I do love sarcasm).   254 more words

Life

Stan Lee - Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con

AMAZING LAS VEGAS COMIC CON

Saturday, June 24, 2017, Stan Lee answers questions, shares funny stories, and gives us some words of wisdom at the fifth annual Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con.   15 more words

Entertainment

'The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial' by Maggie Nelson

Non-fiction – memoir; Vintage; 201 pages; 2017. Review copy courtesy of the publisher.

First published in 2007, Maggie Nelson’s The Red Parts: Autobiography of a Trial… 567 more words

Author

AUDIO-BOOK UPDATE!

I just had a brief chat over the phone with Jamie Cutler, the voice talent for the audio-book version of APEX.

Jamie is adding the finishing touches to the audio-book and should have it back to Beacon by next week. 15 more words

Books

'A History of Running Away' by Paula McGrath

Fiction – paperback; John Murray; 256 pages; 2017. Review copy courtesy of the publisher.

When Irishwoman Katie Taylor won an Olympic gold medal at London 2012, becoming the first ever Olympic female lightweight boxing champion, it was a seminal moment — not just for Irish sport but for women’s boxing in general.  595 more words

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Truth

Don’t respect the boss that employs people. Respect the boss that invests in them.