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Mark Henry

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MARK HENRY traded a career as a counselor to scar minds with his fiction. In stories clogged with sentient zombies, impotent sex demons, transsexual werewolves and ghostly goth girls, he irreverently processes traumatic issues brought on by premature exposure to horror movies, an unwholesome fetish for polyester and/or witnessing adult cocktail parties in the swingin' 70s. A developmental history further muddied by surviving earthquakes, typhoons, and two volcanic eruptions. He somehow continues to live and breathe in the oft maligned, yet not nearly as soggy as you’d think, Pacific Northwest, with his wife and four furry monsters that think they’re children and have a complete disregard for carpet.




As an author, myself, I understand the importance of the right cover to represent your work. I’ve been through the traditional publishing experience with art departments and have been both infuriated and elated by their product. I have an art history background and have been a graphic design enthusiast for years before trying my hand at cover design with my own indie projects. I’m a firm belie... Read more of this blog post »
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Dillon  Clay  Asher Mark, thanx for accepting my friend request :)


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Paola Hiya Mark :o)


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Malithi Thanks for adding me


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Ed Rambeau Thanks for accepting my friend request, Mark. It's greatly appreciated. If you love a good mystery, and you have either a Kindle, Nook or iBooks, I encourage you to try a sample of my first novel. It's called FORBIDDEN STEPS and it's getting raves and 5 stars across the board. Check out what folks are saying by clicking on the link below, then scroll downward.

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Enjoy and have a wonderful day, Ed


William O'Brien Hi Mark - Thank you for your friendship.
Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date mid-late Jan.
Best wishes, William


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Derek Schneider My new book, The 9 Ghosts of Samen's Bane
is available now.

[image error] Have a great Memorial Day weekend!


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Vickie Mark,
Thanks for the buddy invite! That's my 5 year old at the computer in my icon pic. Starting to write early....become famous and keep me in a style I'd like to be accustomed.
-V-


Fatbaldguy60 " "most" of Team Seattle? You've thrown down the gauntlet, now. I must convince you to follow ALL. What can we do? "

I just checked the Team Seattle Facebook page. I am glad to say I DO follow all of you on LJ. Hope I am forgiven.

FBG



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Anna Hi Mark... Thanks for adding me. :)


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