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The Rejection

About Ray Rhamey Ray Rhamey is the author of four novels and one writing craft book, Mastering the Craft of Compelling Storytelling. He’s also an editor of book-length fiction and designs book covers and interiors for Indie authors and small presses. His website, crrreative.com, offers an a la carte menu …

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Discover the top 10 Least Favourite Foods in UK

Brussel sprouts have a notoriously bad press from British diners over the years. Or, at least they did, until now! In a recent survey conducted by HelloFresh UK, olives are now heralded as the most unpopular food in the UK with more than a third Brits (37 per cent) taking part …

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In Search of a Moral Compass

Rose Compass by Enrico Strocchi How do our characters navigate their way through difficult choices where the moral issues are ambiguous, contradictory, or insufficient to resolve the dilemma? How are they to determine what is the right or the good thing to do? How can they be sure of what …

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What 5 Reading Guide Questions Can Teach Us

photo adapted / Horia Varlan Long before I started writing fiction, I belonged to numerous book clubs. For me, adding book-centered conversation to a glass of wine, snacks, and the chance to poke around in a neighbor’s house creates a perfect social event. Yet 90 million Goodreads members and the …

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RECIPE: Ginzeng Spiced Coffee

Codonopsis, also known as Dang Shen has been referred to as “poor mans ginseng”. It shares similar properties as ginseng (the ability to lower stress, increase … source

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