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Day #11068

June and July Round Up

Update-o-rama!  And yet, nothing much to really update.  No news from any of the competitions I entered this spring (and, in this case, no news is not good news).  447 more words

Writing About Writing

The Intel: James Cary

James Cary’s day job is comedy writer for TV and radio. He’s the co-creator of BBC3 sitcom Bluestone 42, about a bomb disposal unit in Afghanistan, and three series of radio comedy… 815 more words

Authors

Good to be God by Tibor Fischer

Publisher and release date: Alma Publishing (2008)

There aren’t many books about a middle-aged man doused in bad luck who decides to move to Los Angeles in search of a new life as a pastor, but this is the story in Tibor Fischer’s… 220 more words

Reviews

La Isla Bonita

I took a trip to La Palma to check out the ‘Beautiful Island’ as it is known. It’s also known as the Heart Island- for obvious reasons! 958 more words

Thoughts

108. 'Angelmaker,' Nick Harkaway...

Angelmaker,’ Nick Harkaway

                    “You seem to have fallen into a well-educated personal crisis,”

a lawyer tells the protagonist, Joe Spork, about halfway into this 500+page story, and if that isn’t a perfect summary of the book then I don’t know what is.

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BOOKS

"Don't Read This Book If You're Stupid" by Tibor Fischer (2000)

“As he crossed Cambridge Circus, Jim wished he’d become a banker.”

Let’s clear something up here, even though it’s going to make me sound vain and unbearable. 552 more words

General Fiction

Only So Much (quote)

“Even those with unspendable fortunes only have one mind, one mouth, two ears, two eyes and one pleasure station. There’s only so much fun you can take.” – Tibor Fischer