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Patrick Dilloway

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Pat has never climbed Mt. Everest, never fronted a rock band (or played a musical instrument), never played on a pro sports team, never dated (or even seen up close) a supermodel, never been linked to any celebrity (A, B, D-list or otherwise), never walked down a red carpet, never had anyone discuss a "baby bump," never been featured on reality TV, and never been the star of a YouTube video. However, Pat has spent many lonely evenings (early mornings and midafternoons, too!) reading and writing, and that has resulted in the publication of this novel.

The question was what sense Max lost as a child in Higher Power



And the answer was...C, Sight!

Max went blind as a child, but like Matt Murdoch in Daredevil he gained a new sense to make up for it.  In this case it's the weird Freddy Kruger-like ability to see and manipulate the dreams of those around him.  It might sound cool, but it turns out horribly for him as a kid when his parents actual... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.38 · 56 ratings · 17 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Where You Belong

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Virgin Territory

3.18 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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The Carnival Papers

3.38 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Where You Belong, Chapter 1 (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Jun 12, 2009 05:45AM
Description: Chapter 1 of my novel "Where You Belong". The whole thing is for sale on Amazon.
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An interesting prequel giving the origin of Optimus Prime and the war with the Megatron and the Decepticons.
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Gods of Risk by James S.A. Corey
"Well, my obsession with this Expanse universe continues. I continue to watch one of the 14 or so episodes that have already been broadcast almost daily. I’ve seen them all close to half a dozen times.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald
“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Charles Bukowski
“Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.”
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Nick Hornby
“The plain state of being human is dramatic enough for anyone; you don't need to be a heroin addict or a performance poet to experience extremity. You just have to love someone.”
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“Let all of life be an unfettered howl. Like the crowd greeting the gladiator. Don't stop to think, don't interrupt the scream, exhale, release life's rapture.”
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“Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.”
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message 4: by Beth

Beth Hi Patrick,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Goodreads author!


Shawnette Hey, BJ...thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...have a blessed week...Happy Reading :-)


Bradley Hello BJ, thank you for adding me as a friend. =)

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