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William Cheek

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Indianapolis, The United States

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February 2010


William Cheek's first novella, Yesterday and Today, was published in 2009.

Wow. It took a very short time perusing this site for me to find an interesting debate (in a group called "Debate", if you can believe it), jump in, and get rather embroiled in it all.

By this, I mean I've found myself in a multi-way social/religious debate, arguing:

a) On the side of the Pope.

b) Sympathetically with respect to ancient Greek pederasty.

At the same time, too. Isn't that interesting... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on February 09, 2010 10:43 • 186 views • Tags: cheek, debate, groups, pope, religion, william
Average rating: 3.67 · 6 ratings · 5 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
Yesterday and Today

3.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2009
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This is an extraordinary book. It is a slice of history understood through literature, approached from a very compelling angle, and narrated beautifully.

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" Ok, check this out:

I wrote my book, Yesterday and Today, because of....the reasons stated here, at The Indie Spotlight! Where it is currently being fe
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" Oh, how interesting: Yesterday and Today is being featured on the front page of The Indie Spotlight today!

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Chuang Tzu by Zhuangzi
Chuang Tzu: Basic Writings
by Zhuangzi
recommended for: Them that likes to think a bit
read in March, 2008
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It doesn't matter what your worldview is - Chuang Tzu is good food for the mind.

The basic allure is in the concept of casting off...everything. Our deepest thoughts and considerations are almost always blocked by certain premises that we are unable t
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