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Christopher Allen

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Christopher Allen is the author the absurdist satire Conversations with S. Teri O'Type. His award-winning fiction and creative non-fiction have appeared in numerous places both online and in print. His latest story is in Eclectica Magazine. Check it out.

In 2012, Allen was nominated for Best of the Net for his story "Triangulation" by A-Minor Magazine and for the Pushcart Prize by SmokeLong Quarterly for the story "When Chase Prays Chocolate". In 2011, Allen was a finalist at Glimmer Train and a Pushcart Prize nominee. He was also named Best Ezine Editor in the Preditors&Editors Readers' Poll for his work on the daily lit-zine Metazen. His stories have been anthologized in Flash Fiction Fridays, S

I was apprehensive. When I told folks I was going camping in a motorhome for three weeks in South Africa, the first question they asked--always--was do you think that's safe? It made such an impression on me that I actually broke my rule about being totally ignorant of the place and did a bit of research. After all, I'm not the biggest of fan of being knifed and robbed in my sleep.

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Average rating: 3.93 · 46 ratings · 17 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
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“Why do people say "grow some balls"? Balls are weak and sensitive. If you wanna be tough, grow a vagina. Those things can take a pounding.”
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Christopher Allen A fan of literary romance? Stop by I Must Be Off! to read my interview with Kimberly Menozzi, author of Ask me if I'm Happy and Alternate Rialto.

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Heidi You need to post your book(s) on here... so people can post them and share them. :)

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