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  ABOUT IDENTITY CRISIS   Title: Identity Crisis Genre: Detective Author: Jean Hackensmith Publisher: Inkwater Press Language: English Pages: 260 When rumors of how Dan Hamilton actually died reach the Cheyenne Chief of Police, Brian Koski is forced to resign his position as captain of the Sixth Precinct and go into business for himself as a private detective.…

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The Story Behind The Sense of Touch by Ron Parsons

When I was attending the University of Minnesota, a friend of mine loaned me copies of two short story collections: “Like Life” by Lorrie Moore and “The Watch” by Rick Bass.  I think I read both books on consecutive nights.  I thought they were truly perfect – collections of small, brilliant gems – and I…

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The Story Behind The New Reality by Stephen Martino

To begin with, I’m the most unlikely person one would expect to write novel and have it published. After spending my whole career in science and medicine, many thought the transition would be almost impossible. With little encouragement, I sat down about eight years ago and began writing fiction. Encouraged by other physicians who became…