Top Covid questions: Can I get Covid twice? Should I still test? | BHF

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Advantages of Writing Short Stories

Hey, SE Readers. Joan with you today. This post is short and sweet. (Pun intended.) Let’s talk about short stories. A collection of shorts. (Wait, those are dachshunds.) There are advantages to writing shorter pieces of fiction. Not only does the writing process take less time, but many readers these days have shorter attention spans. […]

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5 Merits of Wonder

Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand. ~Neil Armstrong Earlier this week, I was watching Dr. Gay Hendricks, psychologist, body-mind therapist, & author of over 40 books, in an interview, and the concept of wonder came up.  Human beings thrive on wonder, he said, and gave examples of his […]

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Thursday Doors Writing Challenge– Under the Rainbow

This short story was written for Dan Antion’s (No Facilities) Thursday Doors Writing Challenge. It was inspired by a painted door I saw at a local artists’ village. A little warning, this story is a bit darker than the other ones I’ve shared.   Under the Rainbow                                                                                       Dorothy shifted uncomfortably in her hard plastic chair. […]

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Blaaskaken – frogs

Blaaskaak* (officieel kwaakblaas), ik vind het zo’n prachtig woord voor de kikkers die hun kaken opblazen. Veel mannelijke kikkers hebben een of twee kwaakblazen, die ze gebruiken om middels kwaken vrouwtjes van dezelfde soort aan te trekken. Niet alle soorten hebben een kwaakblaas, maar de kikkers die er een hebben kunnen een enorm kabaal maken […]

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Free E-Books: 07.05.22

This is my weekly post of Free E-Books I have found throughout the week 😊. I usually find out about these E-Books through social media, through emails I receive from Hello Books and authors newsletters. In this weekly post, I would like to mention the books I have found and downloaded, so that others may […]

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Half-Open Windows : an emotional soiree of Mumbaistaan

It is always a pleasure reading translations. To top it all, when it is a Marathi translation coming straight from the City of Dreams or the Commercial Capital of India- Mumbai, the feel is even better. Ganesh Matkari’s Khidkya Ardhya Ughadya has been translated by Jerry Pinto to Half-Open Windows; keeping intact the feel and […]

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Dolores’ Cadenza

Author’s Note: I have been through quite a lot recently, and I am finding it hard to cope with everything. In the midst of all that, I have been receiving rejection after rejection. I receive set back after set back, and it’s all getting a bit much. I want to do things my way from […]

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A Head Full of Magic – Sarah Morrell

Published By: Hashtag PressPages: 208Released On: 25/04/2022 Fleur is used to balancing her two different cultures from her English Mum to her West Indian Nan, but when she discovers that she can talk to animals she finds herself in a whole new world! Can her new powers help her take down Celeste ’The Best’, the […]

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One Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Read

Unmasked: My Life Solving America’s Cold Cases The Change Not Good for Maidens Other Words For Home Her Name is Knight Grave Mercy The Golem and the Jinni Love Radio Yerba Buena Daughter of the Moon Goddess YouTube | Instagram | Twitter | Goodreads One Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Read

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Rare ‘Wicked’ bible that encourages adultery discovered in New Zealand | New Zealand | The Guardian

My, Name’s,
Neil,
Parish,
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Vladimir Putin threatens nuclear strikes if West intervenes

Crimes against history: mapping the destruction of Ukraine’s culture | Ukraine | The Guardian

What image do you see? First thing you see in optical illusion reveals if you are happy or not | NationalWorld