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Deborah Henry attended American College in Paris and graduated cum laude from Boston University with a minor in French language and literature. She received her ... Read full author bio >
Chris Mendius grew up in Naperville, Illinois. He earned a BSME from University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana and an MBA from University of Chicago. After college, he moved to Chicago ... Read full author bio >
"A superb tale of the druggie lifestyle, by a writer with talent to burn."
Within the pages of Triumph of Water Lily, Ify Osammor has been thorough in her narrative, indicative of much research and diligence. I praise her for this excellent piece and ... Read full author bio >
"Osammor’s book provides a snapshot of a woman’s life in Nigeria. Her use of accented English and her rich descriptions of the food and clothing of Lagos, Ibadan, and the surrounding regions are transporting. She touches on such cultural topics as war, politics, religion, and journalistic ethics, and also describes a traditional wedding in intimate detail."
After experiencing the tumultuous 60's, Pippa Greene graduated with an MFA in creative writing. Soon afterward, she became a journalist, covering federal agencies in Washington, DC. In 2000, Pippa ... Read full author bio >
Charles Henderson Norman is a former Methodist minister -- and a former bank teller, college mathematics instructor, pizzeria manager, furniture mover, retail clerk and manager, quarter horse breeder, public and private ... Read full author bio >
"Debut novelist Norman humanizes the Exodus story in a moving account that takes some liberties with the traditional biblical tale....A heartfelt, highly recommended exploration of religion’s deepest mysteries."
For more than a decade, Canadian poet Gordon P. Bois had written extensively. Regrettably, being his own worst critic, he destroyed the bulk of his work in the fall of ... Read full author bio >
"The new volume from Bois (Murdering the Third, 2015, etc.), a Canadian poet, lives up to its title…A great deal of emotion does register in these pages, connecting to a handful of themes: the pulls of eros/thanatos, the domestications of married life, violence in narrative and language, and desire for literary recognition…An overfull outpouring of unchecked verbiage."
Thomas Duffy graduated with a degree in English from the New York City Pace University campus. He also obtained undergraduate credits at Hofstra University and Hunter College. While in college ... Read full author bio >
"The storyline is conceptually and thematically intriguing—particularly in its exploration of the inner thoughts of its damaged characters."
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