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Today is the birthday of American writer Laura Hillenbrand (1967)

The author of two best-selling books of nonfiction: Seabiscuit: An American Legend (2001) and Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (2010).Hillenbrand grew up in Fairfax, Virginia, and spent her childhood riding horses on the family farm, a stone cottage on the banks of the Potomac River that was once used…




How Books Are Sold in China

Calvin Chik Cheng Wei, I’m a work-in-progress  Book Sales in China In the land where copyright is treated as a suggestion? Books are sold in a novel manner (Pun fully intended). (britishcouncil.org) You enter a bookstore. At first sight, everything seems normal. Your first red flag occurs when you pick a book up. Perhaps the colour…




The second edition of “A Penis Manologue” is now available for Kindle.

A Penis Manologue. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00H8BPKB8  




An excerpt from “The Penis Manologue.”

Men and Guns – What is it about men and guns? Is a gun like a penis extender that makes us feel all manly about being able to blow someone’s brains out from 50 yards away? Is that manly? Talking about an extender reminds me of condoms, and the most effective condom ad I ever…