Don Gillette

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Don Gillette is a member of the Academy of American Poets and is an active voting member of the Horror Writers Association. He holds both BS and MA degrees in English.
Born and raised on the Atlantic Coast, he has been writing fiction, non-fiction, plays, and poetry since he begged for (and got) one of the original "Tom Thumb" typewriters for his 6th birthday.
Don has published three novels (Pandemonium, Rubber Dead Man, Sarcophagus), a collection of his political humor articles from time spent as a newspaper editor (The Meeker Collection), a poetry collection (The Face In The Mirror Is Not Mine), a short fiction collection (Old Leather), and a mixed media fantasy collaboration (Fallen Angels) along with several chapbooks.
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Don Gillette I grab a guitar, plug it into Guitar Rig 5, turn up the volume, and experiment with the effects. There must be 10,000 different effects on that…moreI grab a guitar, plug it into Guitar Rig 5, turn up the volume, and experiment with the effects. There must be 10,000 different effects on that program--everything from Van Halen to Van Gogh. After half an hour of that ear-bleeding rock, I'm good to go.(less)
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Old Leather

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Why We Need To Get Rid of the Statues and the Stars and Bars

Yes, I know... what I've done right here, living in the Heart of Dixie, is damn near blasphemy.
So let me give you some history. Back in the day, I was the Personnel/Finance officer of the 3rd Battalion, 109th Armor. Our officer association was started before World War II and it was called "The Forrest Critters Officer Association," named for General Nathan Bedford Forrest who, for some reas... Read more of this blog post »
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I'm one of Joe R. Lansdale's greatest fans, but even the World Champion Mojo Storyteller can't always knock one out of the park and Honky Tonk Samurai was a bit disappointing. Lot of dialogue--and I mean a LOT of dialogue. In several places, it's ...more
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The Encyclopedia of Sandwiches by Susan Russo
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Honestly, this was a bit goofy.
It wasn't so much a recipe book as it was:
"Let's see...what fits between two slices of bread..."
"Nah, nobody'll eat that."
"Wait - mashed avocado on top!"
"Well...maybe..."
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While I didn't like this as well as the first Repairman Jack novel, it was an enjoyable read with just the right amount of the supernatural mingled with just the right amount of the hardball detective-type machinations I enjoy in Jack. The backdrop ...more
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