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What I read in February

Writing News Taking Tobin’s course in creative writing has really increased my confidence, and so I decided to try my hand at writing a few short stories (flash fiction, really) and entering them into contests. One of the contests is…

Book Review: Westlake Soul by Rio Youers

Title: Westlake Soul Author: Rio Youers Publisher: ChiZine Publications Format: Print Rating: 5 out of 5 Note: This review contains ruminations about Life, the Universe, and Everything. Before I read a book, I tend to have an idea of what…

Book Review: Every House is Haunted, by Ian Rogers

Title: Every House is Haunted Author: Ian Rogers Publisher: ChiZine Publications Format: Print Rating: 3 out of 5 Full disclosure: I’m friends with the author through Goodreads and Facebook, and am familiar with some of ChiZine’s staff;  although I have…

Book Review: Briarpatch by Tim Pratt

Title: Briarpatch Author: Tim Pratt Publisher: ChiZine Publications Rating: 3 out of 5 Format: Print Darrin’s life has taken an awful turn: Within the space of one month, he lost his job, his car, and his girlfriend, Bridget, who walked…