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Guest Post: Writing to Impress Women is Stupid and Other Things I’ve Learned by Jonathan Cook

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Hey guys! As I'm sure you already know, Jonathan Cook is the author of Youth and Other Fictions, of which you read my review yesterday. I'm very happy to tell you this is the first ever guest post on my blog, and I feel it's a fabulous way to start.So without further ado, feast your eyes on...     "Writing to Impress Women is Stupid and Other Things I’ve Learned"“Writing to impress women is stupid.”This appears in one of my notebooks in large block letters, underlined and circled repeatedly. I recall writing it one night after sending out Read more [...]

Review: Youth and Other Fictions by Jonathan Cook

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    Youth and Other FictionsJonathan Cook; Kindle EditionPublished September 23rd 2011Jonathan Cook's debut novel looks at the horrors of a school shooting and its psychological effects on those involved. Told from two perspectives--one a student's and one a teacher's--the story reveals the inner concerns leading up to the moment when the world falls apart and the anxieties of coping with the broken pieces afterwards.- GoodreadsWow...you know, I sometimes wonder why it is that we're so often fascinated with killers, and twisted minds, and despicable Read more [...]