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Volume 8/Number 1

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“I am a writer, and there comes a time when that which I write has to belong to me, has to be written alone and in silence, with no one looking over my shoulder, no one telling me a better way to write it.  It doesn’t have to be great writing, it doesn’t even have to be terribly good.  It just has to be mine.”

–Raymond Chandler

Winter, 2015
Short Horror Fiction Set in Tinseltown
Written by Show Biz Pros
including several Hot Valley Writers!

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