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J. Elizaga J. Elizaga's blog:

A Penchant for Darkness Indeed

My short story, Penchant for Darkness, explains the origin and fall of man, describes how human souls power Hell, and introduces a struggling husband who discovers his supernatural abilities after fighting the devil for his wife.

My inspiration for this science fantasy/paranormal tale is the TV sh... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 21:32 • 3 views
Errol Fern Errol Fern's blog:

Facebook and Instagram (:

Hello guys!

First, I would like to thank you all for the support, the books are doing very well. (:

I am just here to share my Facebook page and instagram:

FB: https://www.facebook.com/errolfernbooks/
Instagram: errolfern

Hoping you'll visit the pages and enjoy the contents. Also, I will still publi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 21:16 • 1 view
Barton Jahn Barton Jahn's blog:

A Popular Defense of the Bible and Christianity

The Perfect Savior 1

“For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in al points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.” (Heb. 4:15)

In all of the accounts of the intense opposition from the religious and political leaders…the Pharisees, scri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 20:35 • 4 views
R. Cooper R. Cooper's blog:

Izzy and the Right Answer

(aka, the story that started out as a cutesy novella, turned into an m/m/m small novel, and drove me up a wall in the process.)



Jamie “Izzy” Islington is an ace, femme, neuroatypical college junior with anxiety, an interest in coding and poetry, and difficulty identifying his own emotions. He’s h... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 19:22 • 9 views
Zoltan Istvan Zoltan Istvan's blog:

I talked about #transhumanism on #BBC Four today in documentary Me, My Selfie, and I with Ryan Gander. Photo below taken by Life Forever Club. Here's a link to watch it on BBC iPlayer, and it airs again on tv tomorrow too: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/epi

I talked about #transhumanism on #BBC Four today in documentary Me, My Selfie, and I with Ryan Gander. Photo below taken by Life Forever Club. Here's a link to watch it on BBC iPlayer, and it airs again on tv tomorrow too: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode...

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Published on March 18, 2019 19:00 • 1 view
Larissa Shmailo Larissa Shmailo's blog:

New poem in MATTER

TERMS OF ALLEGIANCE
(poem inspired by work as a “namer” for advertising)

My product needs you. Watch the silver surfaces, the waving waters, wonder why the woman is humiliating the man—hold that anxious thought. We have you now; pledge unconscious

allegiance to us. The words reverberate: aim, aptitu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 18:43 • 9 views
Archer Hay Archer Hay's blog:

The Moon and Whodunnit

Hello readers and writers out there...Archer Hay here! We are working everyday to complete Book 4..."Badge of the Waxing Moon!" We are having a blast writing this one, and we feel that this one will become a fan favorite! In the meantime, we have created an event called the Whodunnit Summit! What... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 17:43 • 1 view
Eugenio Negro Eugenio Negro's blog:

BYEBYE AND SHLORT gets 4.5/5 from IndieReader

Visit http://www.exitosgnosis.com to pre-order Negro's new novel Byebye and Shlort, which received 4.5/5 rating from IndieReader!
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Published on March 18, 2019 17:11 • 1 view
Aria Cole Aria Cole's blog:

A Perfect Wreck is Live!!!

Purchase the Book here ---->hyperurl.co/y5d6s7

Excerpt!

My chest felt empty with her absence. I wanted to hold her tightly to me for even just a few seconds more. I didn’t often think about the danger or my mortality, but Weston, Crosby, and Callie were my soft spots, my proverbial Achilles’ hee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 17:03 • 4 views
Jessica D. Adams Jessica D. Adams's blog:

Children's Book Week 2019

I am so excited to be a Children's Book Week Champion this year! It is going to be such a fun week since it is their 100th anniversary! Stay tuned for specific details for special events hosted by The Underground Toy Society and The Funny Foods Best Friends during Children's Book week from April... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 16:56 • 25 views
L.M. Roth L.M. Roth's blog:

L. M. Roth Quiz of the Day

L.M. Roth The L. M. Roth Quiz of the Day is a quiz for those familiar with the books of L. M. Roth. If you are not familiar with the books of L. M. Roth, you’d better start cramming!

The answer to Friday's quiz: the rank of Angele's father was Duke in Beware My Lady the Princess Who Would Not Wed.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 16:48 • 4 views
Seamus O'Griffin Seamus O'Griffin's blog:

Every Deed Into Judgement

Every Deed Into Judgement goes to my editor this week. That means that yes, I finally finished it and it should be up for sale on Amazon and Smashwords around May 15th, hopefully sooner. Thank you for your support, patience and encouragement. It has been a long, difficult journey but I think all... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 16:45 • 14 views
Melissa Foster Melissa Foster's blog:

(`*•.¸ HOT NEW RELEASE ¸.•*´)

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Published on March 18, 2019 15:27 • 5 views
Cindy Bauer Cindy Bauer's blog:

Alfred J. Garrotto releases third book in Caribbean Tremors Trilogy...



Liberty “Libby” O’Neill has it all. A business partner-fiancé she adores. A thriving Victorian restoration business in San Francisco, a city forested with raw material sufficient to keep them employed—and comfortable—for years to come. Then, why the sense of dread stirring her from sleep at 3...
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Published on March 18, 2019 15:22 • 4 views
Oliviu Craznic Oliviu Craznic's blog:

LINGVISTICĂ (XXXV): „NU MĂ POT ABȚINE SĂ NU ...” sau „NU MĂ POT ABȚINE SĂ ...”?

Oliviu CraznicUna dintre cele mai mari amenințări pentru limba română actuală o constituie hipercorectitudinea semidoctă, practicată cu râvnă de inventatori de reguli inexistente (așa-numitele „mituri lingvistice”), care îndeamnă la exprimări/formulări complet greșite.
Printre aceștia se numără, din nefericir... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 14:37 • 19 views
Lisa Blume Lisa Blume's blog:

IBPA Ben Franklin Awards

Little Girl Leaving is a Finalist for The Bill Fisher Award for Best First Book (Fiction) by the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards for 2019, regarded as one of the highest national honors for independent publishers.
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Published on March 18, 2019 14:21 • 4 views
Charles Freedom Long Charles Freedom Long's blog:

Who Am I?

Writers are artists. Our medium is words. And as artists, we have to ask ourselves, “Who am I?” What defines me? What role do I choose to play in my art? Am I a Maurice Chevalier or an Edith Piaf? Am I a Glen Campbell or a Tommy Smothers?
During World War II, Maurice Chevalier decided he was an en... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 14:16 • 6 views
D. Thrush D. Thrush's blog:

Inside jokes in books

There was a recent thread here on GR about putting inside jokes in your books. That's one of the fun things about being a writer!

In one of my Santina series books, Tina was reading my book "Fairy Tale Karma" on a plane. I don't know how many readers caught that but I amused myself with it. I als... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:57 • 5 views
Terry   Lloyd Terry Lloyd's blog:

Humour Through Time.

Humour for me, is an interesting subject as one would not think there would be such a diverse range in concept of what is funny.

An interesting and thoroughly enjoyable experience, which massively involved humour, was for me when I went on a visit to the local community centre hall. I was told tha... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:53 • 43 views
Susan  Rivers Susan Rivers's blog:

Just a Sprinkle, Please -- Too Much Exposition Spoils the Stew

I will wrap up this series about the five purposes of dialogue in fiction with the last, and in some ways, the most elusive element of story-telling: exposition. How an author controls the sharing of information crucial to the reader's experience of the story and his or her understanding of the c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:53 • 6 views
Tempie W. Wade Tempie W. Wade's blog:

Historical Facts

In my books, I do my best to stay as close to historically accurate facts as possible. I believe mixing a touch of fantasy, with real people and events, gives the reader something to ponder and hopefully inspires a genuine curiosity for history. In A Timely Revolution, I used many tidbits that th... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:48 • 14 views
D.L. Harrison D.L. Harrison's blog:

Evolution Online Final Book and updates

Hi everyone.

First, the final book in the Evolution Online series will be released for KU and purchase tomorrow on the nineteenth of March. Titled, Protectors.

Link Below:

https://www.amazon.com/Protectors-Evo...

What's next?

On May twenty-first will see the release of the first book in a new trilogy... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:28 • 5 views
Dave  Vizard Dave Vizard's blog:

Always happy to get a good, objective book review

Book reviews for authors are like liquor and wine to a drunk – you gotta have ‘em.

They are vital to the success of any book. With the advent of self-publishing, the world of books has exploded. Thousands of new titles and new authors burst onto the scene with shocking regularity.

How is a reader t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:27 • 11 views
Marian Coman Marian Coman's blog:

Momentul ăla în care recunosc că povestirile mele sunt ca vacile

Ce faceți aici? mi-am întrebat personajele, într-o seară.


Uite, o carte! mi-au spus ele în cor. Te bagi?


Și m-am băgat. Eu sunt în cartea asta cu vârf și îndesat. Pentru Omulețul din perete am selectat alături de Eli Bădică cele mai bune povestiri pe care le-am scris în viața asta a mea, le-am scut...

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Published on March 18, 2019 12:27 • 6 views
Joan He Joan He's blog:

***important please read*** DESCENDANT OF THE CRANE has a new pub date: April 9th

Hey friends, I know many of you have been counting down to DESCENDANT OF THE CRANE’s release on April 2nd, and so I’m really sorry to be the messenger of bad news: the official publication date has been pushed to Tuesday, April 9th.*

The books have been stalled at the printers. My publisher and I... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 13:09 • 10 views
Alberto Juan Pessenda García Alberto Juan Pessenda García's blog:

Os tengo algo olvidados...

Pero no es por falta de ganas, sino de tiempo. Sigo trabajando mucho, y no hablo de mi vida rutinaria, que ya me deja poco tiempo a disposición, sino que a mi yo literario se le acumulan los proyectos...
El principal, la corrección de #ElOrigendelFin, que ya está en su tercera revisión, despues de... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 12:42 • 4 views
Rachel  Thomas Rachel Thomas's blog:

Processing

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Published on March 18, 2019 12:43 • 2 views
Carrow Brown Carrow Brown's blog:

Writing Groups: Join or Pass?

If you’ve been writing for any span of time, you’ve more than likely heard the phrase, “You should join a writing group!” There are a lot of good reasons to join one, but I’ll be the first to tell you that they have their cons as well.

First, I love writing groups. I’ve had the opportunity to mee... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 12:33 • 14 views
David Alan Carter David Alan Carter's blog:

Trading Signals for January



"The key to making money in stocks is not to get scared out of them." – Peter Lynch
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Hi Folks,

Trading signals in a moment. But first, a reminder: The 12% Solution is an easy, do-it-yourself asset allocation strategy that adapts regularly to changes in market conditions.

We make 2-4 trades a mont... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 12:32 • 5 views
J.R.       Miller J.R. Miller's blog:

Be sure to visit my main blog @...

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Published on March 18, 2019 12:17 • 4 views
Robert C.  Myers Robert C. Myers's blog:

Progress!

News:

1. The book has been assigned a "development editor" who is tasked with helping me develop the book (not code).

2. I've been able to make progress almost every Sunday. I've been trying something new and working from the middle towards the beginning. This keeps me from re-re-re-editing the fi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 12:11 • 57 views
Julie Morton Julie Morton's blog:

Unpublishing book

Readers,
I wanted to notify you that I will be unpublishing my book "The Light of Joy" at the end of March. I am going to address the editing and formatting issues. I want to thank all of you for your fantastic response to my first novel. It has been far greater than I ever could have ever hoped f... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 11:53 • 5 views
Christina Goebel Christina Goebel's blog:

Let's make audiobooks, authors!

I am been enthused about creating an audiobook companion for my upcoming Science Fiction and Fantasy novel.

One thing many new authors and particularly self-published ones don't realize is that the more books an author sells, the more likely he or she will make a sustainable income. An audiobook i... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 11:34 • 2 views
Addison Carmichael Addison Carmichael's blog:

2nd Prequel Now Released!

Really excited about the release of FORBIDDEN TERRITORY, novella prequel to HEIR (Sons of the Alpha--book #2). Be sure to download it from Amazon. Forbidden Territory prequel to HEIR-Sons of the Alpha by Addison Carmichael



FYI - if you sign up for my quarterly newsletter, you will be sent a FREE copy of this or the first prequel BEAUTY AND HER BEAST. Your choice. Beauty and Her Beast prequel to KNIGHT (Sons of the Alpha--book #1) by Addison Carmichael

Just ju... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:51 • 4 views
Kate McVaugh Kate McVaugh's blog:

People's Park 50th Anniversary

It has been nearly 50 years since the People's Park protests in Berkeley, California. The National Guard took over the streets, along with law enforcement from throughout the state, all stemming from a small patch of University owned land. Teenagers in Berkeley protested alongside university stud... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:43 • 6 views
Tracey Jerald Tracey Jerald's blog:

Free to Dream FREE!

Tracey Jerald


Free to Dream is FREE now until 3/22! Free to Dream

Grab Caleb and Cassidy's story now before the price goes back up.

http://smarturl.it/FreeToDream_Amazon

#FREE #limitedtime #Freemans #angsty #authorsofinstagram #secrets #KU Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:36 • 4 views
T.E. Killian T.E. Killian's blog:

Not My Solution

ANOTHER SUSPENSE AND ACTION-PACKED MYSTERY WITH A TOUCH OF ROMANCE FROM T. E. KILLIAN

A woman paralyzed and deafened in Afghanistan teams up with the new lawyer in town to solve a series of crimes.

Not My Solution

Roger McCracken and Nicole Fuller have problems to solve. What solutions can they find... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:28 • 4 views
Nicholas E. Brink Nicholas E. Brink's blog:

A Turning Point in Ecstatic Trance

Today is a turning point in my research on ecstatic trance with the release of my book “Applying the Constructivist Approach to Cognitive Therapy: Resolving the Unconscious Past.” It places ecstatic trance in a prominent position among other ways of accessing the unconscious mind to resolve uncon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:16 • 6 views
Haley Langwood Haley Langwood's blog:

My Day, pre-orders and projects!

Right now, I'm busy working on Grapevines & Skyscrapers 02 Reunited. The story progresses well, and I'm satisfied. This evening I will continue with the cover for my other project, Angel Valley. I'm afraid that this cover will be a difficult one. I have the time because the month of publicati... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 10:14 • 5 views
Krystyna Allyn Krystyna Allyn's blog:

REDEEMING MARCO NEWS!

𝑺𝒖𝒓𝒑𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒆 𝑩𝒍𝒖𝒓𝒃 𝑹𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒂𝒍 & 𝑩𝒍𝒐𝒈𝒈𝒆𝒓 𝑺𝒊𝒈𝒏 𝑼𝒑!

I'm so excited to finally be able to share the blurb and release date for Redeeming Marco, book three in the Hybrid Series.

𝑪𝒐𝒗𝒆𝒓 𝑹𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒂𝒍: April 4th

𝑹𝒆𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒆 𝑫𝒂𝒕𝒆: April 18th

𝑩𝒍𝒐𝒈𝒈𝒆𝒓 𝑺𝒊𝒈𝒏 𝑼𝒑: https://goo.gl/forms/YRrOVbMDRfjXGRUN2

𝑨𝒅𝒅 𝒕𝒐 𝑮𝑹: bit.ly/2GPsIR4

𝑽𝒐𝒕... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:45 • 6 views
Graham Donnelly Graham Donnelly's blog:

I Like Being Asked

One of the commonest tweets on writers' forums is along the lines of 'never ask a writer "how's the writing going?"' I understand that because a writer might be going through a bad patch; stuck for an idea, writer's block, can't get a character quite right, can't find the time to write etc. etc.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:42 • 4 views
Pamela Morris Pamela Morris's blog:

Part 2 - The Murder

If the curse is real, how do they stop it from killing them all?

Part 2 of The Witch's Backbone is out and about and the kids of Meyer's Knob are frantic to escape The Murder that comes with it.

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Published on March 18, 2019 09:41 • 5 views
Stacie Sultrie Stacie Sultrie's blog:

Blog Tour & Giveaway!

I'm so happy to be doing a blog tour with Silver Dagger Tours!
If you're interested in learning more about the series or getting to know me a little better, stop by Silver Daggers and read some book excerpts and my author interview!
You can also enter to win a $20 Amazon gift card from the Lost Lu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:40 • 5 views
J.R. Rain J.R. Rain's blog:

This week's big special!

Grab the first book in the exciting new paranormal spy series, by #1 bestselling authors, J.R. Rain and Matthew S. Cox for just .99 cents (or free with Kindle Unlimited).
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Broken Ice (Immortal Operative Book 1) by J.R. Rain




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Published on March 18, 2019 09:37 • 5 views
Amethyst Creek Amethyst Creek's blog:

Thought for the day

"The ideal husband understands every word his wife doesn't say."
Alfred Hitchcock (1899-1980)
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:37 • 5 views
Alia Rose Alia Rose's blog:

THIS IS FOR YOU RELEASE DATE!

Excited to announce that the sequel novella to My Lullaby of You, THIS IS FOR YOU, has a release date!

This is for You will be available on Kindle, free on Kindle Unlimited, and in paperback on MAY 16, 2019

To stay up to date on release information, cover reveal, and giveaways, sign up for my newsl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:21 • 6 views
Walt Odets Walt Odets's blog:

Expressing love

Being in love is a natural and powerful human need, but many of us fear it for fear of its loss. Throughout any relationship, love waxes and wanes, and in self-doubt or embarrassment, too many of us have difficulty openly expressing it. It needs to be expressed, sometimes in simple words. In “Out... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:16 • 4 views
Lynne Kennedy Lynne Kennedy's blog:

The Triangle Fire Transforms the Workplace

March 25, 2019, will commemorate the 108th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. The 1911 fire was the deadliest workplace disaster in NYC before 9-11. It was significant not because 146 workers died, but because it instigated significant reform. At the time workplace safety was ba... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 18, 2019 09:16 • 8 views
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