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An Erotic Novel


How we lost the right to feel.


Go to the beach.


A Literary Love Affair

 

REVIEWS AND COMMENTS


Digital Incunabula
Incunabula are works from the earliest days of printing -- "of the cradle." Today, we're in the cradle era of new forms of publishing that change the way people are making books and thinking about books.
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Deconstructing Hunter S. Thompson
Was he the literary version of Cheech and Chong?
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The Inquisition Strikes Back
One of the prisoners was an old incontinent man supporting himself on a walker as he wandered the Guantánamo prison yard weeping.
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Tabletop Publishing
How to make a trade paperback book on your kitchen table with common household tools and materials. You'll need Adobe Reader (free download) to view this illustrated story.
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A Minor Miracle in Oaxaca, 1982
"See, Don Julio, here are the screens," Chalo said. Lalo beamed positive ratification. Sodden ashes of doubt began smothering the anxious fire in my chest. It was clear they hadn't seen screens in this shop in many a year.
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From the ARCHIVE

A Million Little Pieces

Reviewed by JULES SIEGEL, April 2003

James Frey operates in a literary zone where the worst case rules to the exclusion of all others. No one can handle drugs. Period.
Got that clear? Begin writing.

The Painful Pleasures of Self-Publication

By DOROTHY  JANE MILLS
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For 15 books, she did as told. Some of them are still making money -- but not for her. Book #16 is her own business.

Her 15 Books
Tips for Self-Publishers
Self-Published Hits


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Censored!
The American Interfaith Non-Violent (I hope) Taliban Movement considers Gordon Inkeles' work too shocking for your sensitive eyes.
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IN PROGRESS
Busted Book in Santa Barbara
I surrender at last to performance art.
ASK ME ABOUT THIS

What the Nuclear Option is Really
All About

Satire will flourish in the one-party state.
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New Hope
for the Humor Impaired?

You, too, can make jokes!

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Environment Humor
No, it's
not a joke.

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Alger Hiss
Neither
is this,
but it's a
laugh riot.
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The Business
Function of
Feminism

Funny?
Maybe.
Absurd?
See for
yourself.

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