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When you take a moment and realize you are in a negative zone, what to do? Blog. So, hey. It’s been a minute. I was slouching like this, but got over it. Here’s what had happened was: Have you ever done something positive and the first thought that came to mind: No good deed goes unpunished. […]

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I told you to stay tuned, didn’t I? RT Lowe has done it again with Tides of Winter, the third installment in the Felix Chronicles story that I don’t want to end. Have you ever read one of those stories that the characters and locations are just there, beyond the edges of the book? As the […]

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No, not that Amazon — the one that sells everything. Yeah, that one. So a couple years ago, my book After was published. Fast forward to now and the publishing agreement is done, which means I was set free to publish it as I saw fit. However, since I have advertisements out there (shelf cards […]

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A study has been developed to gather information on people’s lived experience with social activism and mobilization since the most recent US presidential election. The anonymous 30-question survey is available in English, Spanish, and French and is open to everyone in the world aged 18 or older. Please share this post in your circles of […]

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I had a stress cold. Runny and sore nose, almost sore throat. Bad business when you a) need to fly in an airplane, b) meet with various classes of students, and c) deliver a one-hour talk to students, faculty, and administration, including the colleague who invited you and the president of her college, to name two […]

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The one and only Charlene Perry! What did she win? Her very own copy of Life in the Floating City! Why? For this: She awoke to find herself perched in a precarious position near the top of a tree. She steadied herself and had a look around at her surroundings. It looked like she ended […]

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There are days when this is my situation: Don’t push me cause I’m close to the edge / I’m trying not to lose my head / It’s like a jungle sometimes / It makes me wonder how I keep from goin’ under… The reactions to the current US presidential incoming have kept me wanting to […]

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Look — I have a copy of my latest fiction in my hot little hands! Wanna copy? Here’s what you need to do: Write your best flash fiction (1,000 words or less) and send to starvingactivist@gmail.com along with your mailing address. I will pick a winner or two and send you a signed copy. That’s […]

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