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hank-quense's picture
Mar.29.2014
Ready to read some humorous stories?  How about satiric stories?  My new book Chapter One provides all that and more.  And it’s a free download!   It gives you a chance to sample eight of my fiction books. You can read the first chapter (or more) to see if the novel strikes...
JohnnyOla's picture
Jun.11.2013
  If you pay any attention to the weather shows on TV, then you know about the big, giant, red cloud that appeared on the weather radar near Huntsville, Alabama last Tuesday. The cloud looked like a super-cell thunderstorm with a red center and yellow edges.   Y’all know the drill when...
stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Apr.03.2013
The Book Review Club - Aliens on Vacation Aliens on Vacation by Clete Barrett Smith middle grade Perhaps it's the alien state of my house under demolition/renovation that made me identify so completely with the shock David experiences when his grandma's B&B turns out to be a hotel for...
joshua-r-wagner's picture
Nov.05.2012
by J. R. Wagner   Warning: Spoilers. Lots of 'em.   Second Warning: I'm a writer, not a movie reviewer. Oh and this is a bit lengthy -but the humor and obscure movie references make up for it!   Now that that is out of the way...           Prometheus  ...
steven-belanger's picture
Sep.15.2012
Photo: Movie poster, from its Wikipedia site   See this movie on cable for the story, the emotion, the great framed shots, the special effects, and the film nostalgia. It pays homage, in ways small and large, to the following films:   --E.T.   --Close Encounters   --The Thing...
steven-belanger's picture
Sep.09.2012
Photo: Not Dr. Redhead.  A redhead from everydayhealth.com   So I'm at the emergency room the other day, never mind when--and, actually, I'd been there two days before that, too, but I needed to go back for more bloodwork--and despite bringing two books with me, I was captivated by...
hank-quense's picture
Aug.11.2012
I just published a new free ebook.  It describes the story arc for my Zaftan Trilogy.  It gives the synopses for the first two books and a glimpse of what is coming in Book 3.  It also has added material that takes place before and after each book.   You can download your free...
chris-h-stevenson's picture
Aug.05.2012
This new breakout book by EL James, just acquired by Random House, has gone through a plethora of reactions from readers and writers alike. You can say it has drawn Good, Bad and Ugly comments and feelings from anyone who has been touched by it, or rather, clobbered over the head by it. The...
chris-h-stevenson's picture
May.16.2012
I would like to suggest that anyone looking for a profusely illustrated science fiction adventure novel, for adults and young readers, check out Planet Janitor Custodian of the Stars. This book has a full wrap-around lithograph cover, TOC, chapter heads and 28 unique illustrations that highlight...
hank-quense's picture
Apr.29.2012
This one is short, but to the point:   "Loved the snarky absurdity of this book. I am going to go back and read the rest of what he has written."A Goodreads review.     All the Zaftan Miscreants reviews are listed here:   A list of Zaftan Miscreants buy links...