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Steven Jackson
Sleepless In Laguna – Your New Local Bookstore

Sleepless In Laguna – Your New Local Bookstore

Sleepless In Laguna opened in May in Laguna Beach, and it's a first-class operation that can get you whatever you need for your next reading adventure. While they claim to be focused on romance novels and gifts, they have a wide variety of genres available, and can...

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2020 Top Restaurants

The annual review of the world's top restaurants are in. Here are the top 10 for 2020. There will be updates by cuisine and location with additional details periodically. 2020 Top Restaurants 1. noma - Modern Nordic - Copenhagan, Denmark 2. Eleven Madison Park -...

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Celebrating

I'm popping the champagne. I completed three novels this year. Two horror, and one mainstream thriller. All timely and exciting. All reviewed by two critique groups, multiple beta readers, and professionally edited. My ten year professional writing journey has been a...

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LitUp! OC – Author Reading and conversation

LitUp! OC – Author Reading and conversation

LitUp! OC on Tuesday, August 21st. Three exceptional short stories read from the short fiction anthology featuring California, "It's All in the Story." Honored to be among these two great authors, Madeline Tighe Margarita ("Earth Angel") and Anne Moose ("Solving for...

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“The Optimism of Youth” at 24 Hour Creative

“The Optimism of Youth” at 24 Hour Creative

24 Hour Creative is a creative challenge put on every year at Camino Real Playhouse in San Juan Capistrano, California. Six writers, six directors, and 30+ actors create six ten minute plays, all within 24 hours. Writers are given a theme at 8PM on Friday, actor...

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It’s All in the Story

It’s All in the Story

  It's All in the Story is on schedule for an October publication. Published by the Southern California Writers Association (SCWA), this collection of short fiction is edited by bestselling author D. P. Lyle, and features twenty-four stories from...

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SCWA Anthology

The Southern California Writers Association is publishing an anthology of California-themed fiction short stories in October. The book will be professionally produced and available in bookstores nation-wide. If you are interested in submitting a story, here are the...

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