A to Zine  |  

A Rich Tapestry

“Whenever there was a lull in conversation or I didn’t know what to say, I’d offer the saying ‘Hey, it’s a rich tapestry!’”



Quotable Cards

Rating: ★★★★★ 


The Spark

John Kenny

Rating: ★★★★☆ 


An Animal Life

Howard Krum

Rating: ★★★★½ 

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IR Launches New Blog for Authors

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New Poll, New Data

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They’re going to kill that guy.

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The Filigree: News From Fairyland

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New Competition Highlights Indie Books

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The Bee Gees: The Biography

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Indie Books: Too Big to Ignore

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Eating the Cake, Too

He [Hugh Howey] defended the notion that giving away content is an essential way for unknown authors to find their readers.

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A Beckett Sunday

An hour later it is still raining and the 1 train is so crowded head lice are screaming claustrophobia.

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Groupees: Your One Stop Shop For All Independent Art

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