Jon’s Author Diary – 040 – July 8, 2018

Jon has been finalising his non-fiction book Stop Booking Around!: How to Overcome Author Procrastination, and outlined the next book in his epic fantasy serial, The Ravenglass Chronicles.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 664

Short story: Ligeia is Waiting by Russell Hammell, listened to on the 600 Second Saga podcast, from June 2018.

Poem: From Don’t Let me be Lonely: “At the Airport Security Checkpoint…” by Claudia Rankine, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Essay: Forests of the Imagination, listened to on the BBC’s The Essay podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 663

Short story: Billboard by Richard Bausch, listened to on the Selected Shorts podcast, from June 2018. Highly Recommended.

Poem: Harold and the Purple Crayon by D. Gilson, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Essay: Sweden’s Ghost Rockets, listened to on the Skeptoid podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 662

Short story: Bent Twig by Joe R. Lansdale, from Rogues, edited by Gardner Dozois and George R. R. Martin. Highly Recommended.

Poem: Land’s End by Weldon Kees, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Essay: A New Anti-Semitism by Will Self, listened to on the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 661

Short story: Resident by Milos Radovic, listened to on the 600 Second Saga podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Poem: El Salvador by Javier Zamora, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2018.

Essay: Botcare by Sarah Durant, listened to the BBC’s A Point of View podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 660

Short story: Red Rain by Adam-Troy Castro, listened to on the Nightmare Magazine podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Poem: No Thing by Noel Black, listened to on the PoetryNow podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Essay: Background to Lecture VIII: Abrahamic Stories by Jordan Peterson.

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The Ray Bradbury Challenge: Day 559

Short story: The Injudicious Prayers of Pombo the Idolater by Lord Dunsany, listened to through Librivox. Recommended.

Poem: The Lost Pilot by James Tates, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2018. Recommended.

Essay: Periodic Table, listened to on the 99% Invisible podcast, from February 2011. Highly Recommended.

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