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Most of what follows is true, even the fiction. It contains cigarette smoking, drinking, occasional suicidal thoughts, and, yes, sex, because I know you like that sort of thing. It's been a strange life. It's been my life.

Features stories, poems, and essays on relationships, romance, writing, and taking oneself far too seriously. Plus some humor. You may laugh, you may cry
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Published March 21st 2011 by Haunted Computer Books (first published March 18th 2011)
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Frances
Jun 24, 2011 Frances rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I really enjoyed Scott Nicholson's These Things Happened. This is a collection of essays, short stories and poems about life. I loved the humor of Postcards From A Book Tour. I could imagine writing these home to my mom. Others may make you feel sadness or anger. And doesn't a good book do that...make you feel? A good book to have handy for coffee shop or lunchtime reading.
Bethica
Feb 05, 2012 Bethica rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This collection of short stories probes the mind and makes you wander along in different snippets throughout a poor man's life. There is always alot of sorrow when you stop to look back.
Debra
Feb 16, 2013 Debra rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Of all the books I've read by Scott Nicholson this one let me down a bit. Some of the stories were good, others not so much. I'm not a huge fan of story stories and that may have played a role in my overall reception of the book. Just OK.
Cindy
Mar 01, 2013 Cindy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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These Things Happened was an interesting collection of short stories,poems and essays. Some were sad, creepy and some just strange. But I never said I didn't like weird stories so naturally I enjoyed this!
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It was good...t did not entirely captivate me, I do like his writing style and will try more of his novels though,
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With more than 500,000 books sold worldwide, Scott Nicholson is an international bestselling thriller writer. He won the Writers of the Future Award in 1999 and was a Stoker Award finalist in 2003. His Fear series was published by Amazon's Thomas & Mercer imprint and 47North released the supernatural thriller McFALL.

He's also published a number of supernatural, paranormal, and fantasy books an
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