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Juan Rader Bas

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Juan Rader Bas I work on more than one project at a time so if I'm blocked with one I'll move on to another. If I'm blocked with all of them, then I know it's just…moreI work on more than one project at a time so if I'm blocked with one I'll move on to another. If I'm blocked with all of them, then I know it's just not going to be a productive writing day and I try to get the juices flowing with a walk, a run or some other kind of workout. (less)
Juan Rader Bas What's not to love? You can be god. Haha! Really, you get to create worlds and, in some ways, be people you've always wanted to be and may, in real…moreWhat's not to love? You can be god. Haha! Really, you get to create worlds and, in some ways, be people you've always wanted to be and may, in real life, never get to be. (less)
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Picture As I’m getting older and trying to reconnect more fully with the things that make me happy – in this case, martial arts – I recently reread Joe Hyams’ Zen in the Martial Arts and I’m rereading Karate-Do: My Way of Life; Sensei Gichin Funakoshi’s autobiography. I first read Hyams’ book in 1989 when I was a sophomore at university. Sensei Funakoshi’s autobiography, I first read in 1986 around th... Read more of this blog post »
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Sage of Heaven (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: YA fantasy story about a Chinese-American teenager who is being sought after by some Chinese assassins in order to claim his powers; powers he received by being the descendant of an Chinese god and power he doesn't know he possesses.
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Ilyn Ross Thanks a lot, Juan. Have a wonderful day.

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