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Book Review: The Art of Staying Dead by Joel Hames

The Art of Staying Dead and Living Through it The book starts with an explosive scene that leaves us in the dark … literally. The tension builds as seemingly unconnected facts and events begin to fall into place. The book...


Book Review: Karen Lee

Poetry by Karen Lee Past Tense is a moving tribute to life. I do not often read poetry but this is a great compilation of a woman’s transformation. This volume is a little dark as it reflects the author’s past struggles....


Book Review: A Lifetime or a Season by Maria Gibbs

Elegant and well-written. Maria has spun an interesting story without any gimmicks or flashy distraction. Her writing is flawless and a pleasure to read. It is easy to relate to the point of view character. We follow her as she...