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Bruce Blake

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in Halifax, Canada



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Bruce Blake lives on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. When pressing issues like shovelling snow and building igloos don't take up his spare time, Bruce can be found taking the dog sled to the nearest cafe to work on his short stories and novels.

Actually, Victoria, B.C. is only a couple hours north of Seattle, Wash., where more rain is seen than snow. Since snow isn't really a pressing issue, Bruce spends more time trying to remember to leave the "u" out of words like "colour" and "neighbour" than he does shovelling. The father of two, Bruce is also the trophy husband of burlesque diva Miss Rosie Bitts.

Bruce's first short story, "Another Man's Shoes" was published in the Winter 2008 edition of Cemetery Moon. "Yardwork" was made

So, it seems while we’ve all been busy, yet another year slipped by. Is it just my imagination, or does each fresh one seem to get past more quickly than the previous one? How about we have a quick state-of-the-union post to get the year started off right? Well, perhaps not exactly a union, in … Continue reading Look at that…Another Year Read more of this blog post »
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This isn't my normal type of read...since I write in the genre of epic fantasy, I usually read the same. Unfortunately of late, I've been finding it difficult discovering new epic fantasies that don't get bogged down in too much detail, so I though I ...more
" Good cover, good blurb, good opening. In that order. The cover attracts me...if it catches my eye, I read the blurb. If the blurb sounds interesting, ...more "
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"I pressed his blood-streaked face into my cunt, smothering his with my womanhood and his own cum. My thumb finds his eye. I push hard until his eyeball pops and is forced into his brain, killing..." Read more of this review »
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