Author Archives: Side Quest Publications

“Spring” Cleaning?

Otherwise known as the perpetual need to declutter. I couldn’t decide whether to write this one as a page or a post, and I’d originally uploaded it as a draft under my list of pages. In the end, I decided … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Digital Piracy

As if the fact that it exists isn’t trouble enough? 😦 Now, when I say “digital piracy,” I’m not including all of those content creators who willingly put their own work up on torrent sites (which sites, while frequently used … Continue reading

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Book Review: The One by John Marrs

The One by John Marrs can be found on Amazon as a Kindle Unlimited title (Amazon affiliate link included) Full disclaimer: I received for free an uncorrected proof of this book on Goodreads Giveaways. I am not obligated to write … Continue reading

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The Trouble with “Thoughts and Prayers”

Imagine, if you will, that you receive a phone call from the hospital asking you to come by because one of your loved ones has been in an accident. Pick your most likely reaction: Think “please, (name of deity of … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Clutter

via me.me You’re absolutely right, meme-makers. Nobody needs the negativity that comes so easily from misquoting and taking things out of context. (The actual recommendation is to get rid of things that do not bring you joy, and the ideal … Continue reading

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Perplexed About Amazon Customer Questions

Or virtually any site that allows customers to ask questions of random strangers. And what I find perplexing is…. the people who answer–specifically those whose answer can be summed up as “I don’t know”–seem to think that they’re required to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Petting Them Anthology

Petting Them: An Anthology of Claw-Ver Tails can be found on Amazon as a Kindle Unlimited title (Amazon affiliate link included) Before I begin my review, let me point out that I will not review books on my site if I … Continue reading

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2018 Amazon Promotional Credit for Starbucks

Your time to shop for Christmas gifts is running out… especially if you shop online like I do and can’t be bovvered to pay out for faster shipping. 😉 But there’s still time to get some good gifts in and get … Continue reading

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Amazon Service (P)Review: Kindle Unlimited Trial

Well, my sporadic online habits means I missed advertising the “three months for 99 cents” deal, but new users can, as always, sign up for a free month of Kindle Unlimited to try out one of the various plans. Kindle … Continue reading

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Seller Feedback

I seem to be on a plushie kick lately which requires that I get rid of some of my old stuff… both so I can have space to store new stuff and so I have money to buy new stuff. With … Continue reading

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