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JC Hemphill
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I have a new five-page story up on the blog. A literary piece about escape and TV and nature and Colorado. Give it a read if you need a quick escape to Elsewhere.

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ORIGINAL FICTION: When Elsewhere is Everywhere
WHEN ELSEWHERE IS EVERYWHERE a story by JC Hemphill Maddie was ready to explode.  Today was the
day of days, the one she’d anticipated since last season’s finale, the day that
would allow her to cross off the sole item on her bucket list. The day, she
knew,...

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STORIES FOR EVERYBODY!!!
As usual, I'm behind.  I mean, who knew raising a kid was so much work? So instead of announcing my recent publications one at a time, I'm dumping them all at once. I've got stories for kids, stories for adults, stories for adult children, horrors, science ...

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THINGS ARE HAPPENING
August has been a crazy month in the Hemphill household. We knew we were going to be moving, but not where. It was between Seattle and D.C. - we knew we were headed for the coast, just not which coast. But now we know! And since we're leaving in a week and ...

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Happy Friday! I'm trying something new over on the ol blog: an entire story in a single paragraph.
Check it out. Probably the best one-paragraph story you'll read all day. Unless you read other one-paragraph stories today. Then maybe not. . . :)

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ORIGINAL FICTION: It Was Her
I met a man made of smoke today. I decided to try something new: writing an entire story in a single paragraph. Because, you know, writing a story at regular length isn't hard enough. And besides, who has time for all that reading? We all have stuff to do. ...

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Dang. It's been over 4 years since my homage to PKD was published...

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Hey, not bad. Only 26 days late...

Here are some of my favorite books of 2015. It was an excellent year for reading. Heck, it was an excellent year in general.

Books by Celest Ng, Cixin Liu, Paul Tremblay, Joe Hill, Ernest Cline, Norman Doidge, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Thomas Tryon.

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BOOKS WORTH READING TWICE
I'm running way behind. This post was intended to be about my favorite reads from 2015, but being that it's almost February, that seems a little . . . late. But since there's no bad time to talk about good fiction, I'm doing it anyway. So there. Every year ...

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New EDITOR INTERVIEW is up - George Wells of semi-pro publisher ZETETIC: A RECORD OF UNUSUAL INQUIRY
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