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Hemlock Theme for Book Launch Party

Hemlock Theme for Book Launch Party

My friends know that I love throwing parties, especially ones with themes.  So for the ELECTED book launch party, I've delved deep into the theme of hemlock.  Hemlock is the plant and liquid that Socrates' government forced him to drink  to kill himself when he wouldn't denounce his scientific theories. In ELECTED, there are four strict Eco-Accords designed by world leaders to bring Earth back from environmental extinction.  One of the Accords states that no technology shall be used or created.  If people violate the accord, they are forced to drink hemlock as the futuristic "capital punishment".  ...

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Check out this article on self-publishing from CNN

I'm copying the entirety on this article from CNN.  What do you think? 27 of top 100 Kindle books are self-published It's been called a "cure for rejection-letter fatigue." Amazon on Thursday released new details about the success of its program for authors who want to self-publish on its Kindle e-reader devices. The company, which unveiled a suite of new e-readers and tablets at a press conference in Southern California on Thursday, says 27 of the top 100 Kindle books were created using a system called Kindle Direct Publishing. That system allows authors to bypass traditional publishers...

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