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Rick Bettencourt

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I'm an openly gay author owned by his dog, named Bandit. (Hold on Bandit...I'll be right there. I'm busy!)

My husband and I recently moved from the Witch City of Salem, Massachusetts to sunny Florida where I'm now able to focus on my writing. (When Bandit isn't making me take him for walks or requesting a biscuit for the treat jar.)

In 2013, I released a book of short stories called NOT SURE BOYS which received great reviews of which I am forever grateful. I followed up in the fall with a novella—a brooding, dark thriller—called PAINTING WITH WINE. The “sexy time” in the wine cellar has been quite the topic for discussion around the dinner table.

(Yes, Bandit...one more minute!)

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Mindset Matters: Making Magic Real

We all know how much mindset matters. We take time to carefully monitor our thoughts. Often worrying about what and how we should think. As a result, one can trip up their own mind play. Put Out What You Want … Continue reading →


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