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Keith Rosson Write as often as you can - it gets easier, and your voice will become your own. Read a lot; every book you read, the ones you like and ones you don't…moreWrite as often as you can - it gets easier, and your voice will become your own. Read a lot; every book you read, the ones you like and ones you don't, inform you. Submit your work. Accept critiques without argument. Write some more. Support other authors - their successes expand the literary world as a whole.(less)
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The Mercy of the Tide

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Smoke City

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Road Seven

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Best of Intentions: The Avo...

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MAGICAL REALISM RETURNETH! WANT TO TAKE MY CLASS?

Hey, folks, this is happening again! Ever wanted to tackle a writing class? Like writing magical realism? Wondering WHAT magical realism even is? Enamored with weird fiction? Want to take a class from the comfort of your home/office/coffeeshop/evil lair? Mayhap you should consider enrolling in this rad online LitReactor class that I’ll be teaching. 4 weeks long, weekly lectures, craft essays, inte

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So I finished John McNally's new collection, THE FEAR OF EVERYTHING, and I've been thinking about it all day. He's one of those rare writers that can couple the absolute hilarity of life and its punchdrunk, deep-in-the-heart sadness, all in the span ...more
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A fantastic collection here. Varied and endlessly strange, with a number of very cool techniques and story engines that I haven't seen in short fiction often. Not every story was a hit for me, but the ones I connected with are going to stick with me ...more
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“Marvin, you're here now," Vale said. He stood up, his knees popping. "The food sucks. They have severed animal heads in the bar. I don't know if you know that." His cigarette sparked against the gravel and he ratcheted open my walker in front of me. "But you're among friends, okay, and you're still walking upright and taking solids. You're winning. Anything beyond that is thinking too far ahead”
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