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Best Food Writing
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Best Food Writing

Holly Hughes started the series in 2000, and has continued to date. Each edition seems to get more interesting. The 16th edition has been categorized into – The Way We Eat Now (seven articles), “Down The Hatch” (5), Cooking The Books (6), The Family Table (6), Foodways (6), Dining Around […]

A Disappearance in Damascus
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A Disappearance in Damascus

The story of A Disappearance in Damascus starts with a journalist researching in situ background information for an article. She hires a “fixer” in Damascus who speaks Arabic and English and maintains “connections” to local media, officials, and international organizations that maintain offices in Damascus. Her “fixer” is Iraqi who […]

Hangover
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Hangover – Causes and Prevention

Hangovers hurt. For most people, they cause discomfort, in some cases sickness and weakness, but reasons remain a mystery. When a group of people drink, and eat the same amount and same drinks, some experience hangover, others don’t. Pounding of temples, ringing of ears, extreme sensitivity to bright light and […]

The Tourist
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The Tourist

Robert Dickinson created a time travel book that needs to be read and reread to understand that he thought while writing. The first reading will help you understand the “parameters of the case”. The story starts in the 21st century with a tourist guide named Spens, followed by a 25th […]

You Are a Badass
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You Are a Badass

Writer and success coach Jen Sincero helps people to transform their personal and professional lives via her newsletters, seminars, private sessions, public appearances, articles, products, and books. This title is her latest and probably most successful in potentially changing your life. These days, people are too busy, or they pretend […]