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“Post-apocalyptic fiction has been moved to our current affairs section”

I wish I were smart enough to be able to claim this post’s eye/brain-catching headline as my own. But, alas, I cannot because I got it from this read-worthy #longread of an article written by John Feffer, a journalist and … Continue reading

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Meet our 2016 National Book Award Winner

Colson Whitehead was born in 1969, and was raised in Manhattan. After graduating from Harvard College, he started working at the Village Voice, where he wrote reviews of television, books, and music… COLSONWHITEHEAD.COM 2016 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER

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So, it looks like “The Industry” is finally beginning to figure out this Snapchat thing…

I began a quest a while back to understand how Indie Authors such as myself can leverage the seemingly incomprehensible (at least to an old dud like me) yet immensely popular messaging app called Snapchat. To be honest, I gave … Continue reading

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From Author Dave Astor: Guest Literature Post by Donald Trump!

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This blog will be different today, because Donald Trump demanded to write a guest piece. I told him he doesn’t read literature or know much about it, but he insisted. Anyway, things will…

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James Baldwin: Keeping it Real

  Often during his speech it’s hard to tell whether he’s speaking of Reagan or of Trump… #celebratediversity AFRICANAMERICANHISTORYMONTH.GOV  

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J. K. Rowling is a Bad@$$ Evil Trump-and-his-Trolls Fighting Superhero

I’ve never read any of the Harry Potter books but I am now Rowling’s newest biggest fan as I watch in awe and admiration as she completely dominates Evil Trump and his Evil Trolls right on their home turf. This … Continue reading

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At Art’s Pointy End of the Spear

As an artist, by which I mean anyone who creates artistically in any medium, do you ever use your art as a down in the trenches, fight fire with fire type of weapon in the never-ending battle against the forces … Continue reading

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