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Louis K. Lowy

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TO DREAM, book one of his science fiction epic, ANATOMY OF A HUMACHINE (IFWG Publishing), was released in 2017.

Louis K. Lowy’s first published novel, DIE LAUGHING (IFWG Publishing 2011), is a humorously dark science fiction adventure set in the 1950s.

His 2015 novel, PEDAL (Rereleased in 2017 by IFWG Publishing), tells the story of a 49-yr-old music teacher who loses her job and struggles to reclaim her life through bicycle racing.

Louis’ short stories have appeared in, among others, New Plains Review, The MacGuffin Magazine, the anthology Everything is Broken, and the Chaffey Review.

A former firefighter, he is the recipient of a State of Florida Individual Artist Fellowship and an alumnus of Florida International University’s creative writin
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Die Laughing

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This is the blueprint on how to write the classic murder-mystery whodunit. Beginning from A to Z: start with an exotic location and isolate it from the outside world. In this case a snow-trapped Orient Express. Inhabit it with a handful of intriguing ...more
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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
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Deceptively simple, Hemingway’s novel conveys a level of depth in its straightforward, plain language that is rarely seen. The plot is a basic one—an old man (Santiago) fights to capture the marlin of a lifetime and bring it back to shore.

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Atwood’s story revolves around a dystopian society in the not-too-distant future. Specifically, it’s the story of a handmaiden Offred (Of Fred). The handmaids are pretty much treated like cattle. Offred is assigned to be the sperm recipient of Fred – ...more
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A lusty, epic poem, that tells the story of the mighty warrior, King Odysseus. He has been gone from his homeland of Ithaca (the western coast of Greece) for twenty years, mainly engulfed in the ‘Trojan Wa
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Someone I loved once gave me
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