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Irreconcilable Differences 'til death do us part by Ronnie C. Dawson
"This debut novel of the CEO of Broken Bars Publishing, Author Ronnie C Dawson, is a wonderful read! Although the beginning was a little slow moving, I continued to read and was pleasantly surprised that the husband of Mia (the main character) was..." Read more of this review »
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Ms. Setterfield writes fluidly without hesitation or breaks in thought. Her work is poetic, and her descriptions of people, places, events sears the souls of her readers. I could feel my own presence at every characters' demise beginning with the roo...more
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Chief Seattle
“My people are few. They resemble the scattering trees of a storm-swept plain...There was a time when our people covered the land as the waves of a wind-ruffled sea cover its shell-paved floor, but that time long since passed away with the greatness of tribes that are now but a mournful memory.”
Chief Seattle, The Chief Seattle's Speech

David Sedaris
“We were not a hugging people. In terms of emotional comfort it was our belief that no amount of physical contact could match the healing powers of a well made cocktail.”
David Sedaris, Naked

Kathleen McGowan
“The stars remind us every night that we have the opportunity to create heaven on earth. from The Expected One”
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Richard Dawkins
“The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomaniacal, sadomasochistic, capriciously malevolent bully.”
Richard Dawkins, The God Delusion

Flannery O'Connor
“The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.”
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