Book Review: Shelf Life of Happiness by Virginia Pye

Shelf Life of Happiness by Virginia Pye Press 53, October 2018 Reviewed by Clifford Garstang   Full disclosure: the author…

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Everywhere Stories–an update

I’m pleased that we are on track to finalize Volume III of Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet…

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Everywhere Stories Volume II is now available for Kindle!

I am pleased to announce that Volume II of Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet is now available for…

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Forgetting English by Midge Raymond

Forgetting English by Midge Raymond This is another book I read last year but didn’t have time to write about. This…

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Interview with Mary Akers, author of Bones of an Inland Sea

My friend Mary Akers has a new book out, Bones of an Inland Sea (Press 53, 2013).  I plan to give you…

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Guest Post: Stefanie Freele

Horrified Faces and Other Unexpected Encounters While Marketing My Books Stefanie Freele (Author of Surrounded by Water, Press 53 and…

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The Book Tour–updated

It used to be that publishers would send their authors on national book tours to promote new releases. That still…

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2013 Reading: Glossolalia by David Jauss

Glossolalia By David Jauss Press 53 (September, 2013)   I first became aware of David Jauss from reading his wonderful…

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Short Story Resurgence?

We are now being told that short story collections are all the rage. A story from yesterday’s New York Times…

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