Four of My Works Free on Kindle from February 13 to February 17

Phil Slattery portrait

Phil Slattery
March, 2015

This week I am giving away The Scent and Other Stories: the Dark Side of Love; Nocturne: Poems of Love, Distance, and the Night, a callous and disinterested love; A Tale of Hell and Other Works of Horror: Stories of wizards, werewolves, serial killers, alien worlds, and the damned; and Click: A Police Thriller of Murder, Conspiracy, and Betrayal on a Small Texas Island. Take advantage of this offer while you can.

 

Authors At Home: William Wordsworth And Dove Cottage — BookerTalk

You don’t need to have detailed knowledge about William Wordsworth to know about his close association with the Lake District in north west England. He and his sister Dorothy were born there but left when their mother died and their father sent them to different parts of the country. William to be educated in Lancashire,…

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Five Tips From Hemingway I Incorporate Whenever I Write A Story — Short Story Scribe

1: To get started, write one true sentence. Hemingway had a simple trick for overcoming writer’s block. In a memorable passage in A Moveable Feast, he writes: Sometimes when I was starting a new story and I could not get it going, I would sit in front of the fire and squeeze the peel of the […]

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Un viejo pozo y otros poemas | Kim Sa-in — Buenos Aires Poetry

– Kim Sa-in (Boeun, Chungcheong del Norte, 1955) es un destacado poeta, crítico literario y profesor de escritura creativa de Corea del Sur. Estudió literatura coreana en la Universidad Nacional de Seúl. A principios de la década de 1980, por su oposición a la dictadura militar, estuvo varios años preso. Entonces comenzó a escribir poesía […]

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Four of My Works Free on Kindle from February 13 to February 17

Phil Slattery portrait

Phil Slattery
March, 2015

This week I am giving away The Scent and Other Stories: the Dark Side of Love; Nocturne: Poems of Love, Distance, and the Night, a callous and disinterested love; A Tale of Hell and Other Works of Horror: Stories of wizards, werewolves, serial killers, alien worlds, and the damned; and Click: A Police Thriller of Murder, Conspiracy, and Betrayal on a Small Texas Island. Take advantage of this offer while you can.

 

Opinions Wanted

Soon, I will produce a second edition of The Scent and Other Stories, adding my short story “Bye Bye” to it. To reinforce the idea that this is a new edition, I am changing the cover. Below are my latest two designs. Please let me know your thoughts on each and which you recommend. Both are images from the public domain.

 

 

The J.B. Garzon Cover

 

 

Marcelo Dias cover

The Marcelo Dias Cover

The Big Chill — Roth Poetry

Yellow flowers teasing Blossoms shining in the sun Tonight they shiver Returning cold weather chills Springtime buds will wait awhile Photos: Dwight L. Roth Frank Tassone’s Haiku challenge this week talks about the return of cold weather after our nice warm spell that touched us last week. Join us at: https://wordpress.com/read/blogs/117675961/posts/19654

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