Tasty Bits  |  

The X Factor

Wherever I place this in the wallet, it digs right into my buttock. If I swivel around, people think I have a digestive problem, possibly loose bowels.


A Thistle’s Dance

Aziz Ebubekir Kybartas

Rating:  star star star star star 


Nirmala: The Mud Blossom

Fiza Pathan

Rating:  star star star star star 


The Cyberbardos

Philippe de Vosjoli

Rating:  star star star star star 

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