Nov 22, Bronwyn rated it it was amazing. This is my own book, so I can't really be objective. Instead, I'll just copy what I wrote in the introduction about the experience of reading my own writing after such a long hiatus. When I reread my old work I was pleasantly surprised to discover how much I enjoyed it—enough time had passed that I was finally able to view my work with some distance.
The freshness of the voice and point of view feels This is my own book, so I can't really be objective. The freshness of the voice and point of view feels honest and true to the person I was at that time, and to the place where most of the stories were written and set: Nov 23, Rayme added it.
Chris and I were in a writing group together. Collected Works brings together Chris' shorter works together in one volume. Depending on your tastes you will be able to find something you like among the many stories and approaches to storytelling in Collect Works. Sydney rated it it was amazing Sep 05, James Lynam rated it it was amazing Aug 19, Em marked it as to-read Nov 20, Jim Bilkovsky marked it as to-read Nov 22, Patty Mitchell marked it as to-read Nov 23, Louise Higgins added it Jul 15, Darlene Howard marked it as to-read Aug 10, Teresa Lavender marked it as to-read Aug 10, Marilyn Maroon marked it as to-read Aug 10, Cindy Gates marked it as to-read Aug 10, Mark Slavin marked it as to-read Aug 10, Diana Senn marked it as to-read Aug 10, SITR includes the short stories with attendant commentary and my closet screenplay Therapy, in exactly the same form as they appeared in Collected Works.
Almost a year ago, I decided to break out my first novel from Collected Works and publish it separately. To sweeten the deal, I also added almost eighty pages of out-takes because I got feedback from readers that they wanted to read even more interminable conversations between Michael and Tim about literature and abstruse philosophical issues not really.
NFFN20 is now available for purchase! Sometimes my old writing is better than I remembered, but for some reason this novel was worse. Maybe because it was written in Seattle. Release date is TBD.
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Collected Works is now available on the Amazon. Not translated into French, unfortunately.
Collected Works: (The Complete Works of Chris Ernest Hall) - Kindle edition by Chris Hall. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC. Collected Works has 4 ratings and 3 reviews. Bronwyn said: I especially like Television Set and the screenplay Therapy (Chris had the title f.
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This is great news for me, since I have not yet gotten around to creating an ebook edition of Collected Works, and now it looks like it will be much easier with these new services. After a great deal of fiddling and experimentation, I am pleased to report that I've managed to greatly improve the formatting of the Amazon Kindle edition of Collected Works.
So, if you've been holding off on purchasing, consider this the green light:. Now that I've got the Kindle version squared away, I'm going to start working on an epub version which should be readable on Nook and as an Apple iBook. Home Archives Profile Subscribe. Notes For a HyperCard Novel via www.
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Once these books are finished, I am going to declare victory and call the Complete Works done. As a result, I am now finally ready to consider it done. Diana Senn marked it as to-read Aug 10, Available for purchase in both printed and Kindle editions. Of course, CW will still be the only book that includes Therapy so it will remain purchase-able on Lulu for completists, but there will be no active promotion going forward. This type could be expanded to include stories in which fantastic elements co-exist with the real world, usually in hiding, or in an out-of-the-way location. This article made me miss HyperCard.
The two or four types of fantasy stories Endogenous the world of the story is self-contained, with no reference to the real one. Current A Novel stats Writing: Lulu eBook support Today, Lulu officially launched the Lulu EPUB Converter and eBook Creator Guide — thus helping to simplify the complex process of turning your brilliant work from popular word processing formats, such as a Word document, into sellable EPUBs, the most widely adopted format used by eReaders — absolutely free.