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BEFORE THE DEVIL BREAKS YOU Pre-Order Campaign

You guys. You guuuuys. I can’t believe this is really happening. How is it almost October? But it is, and on October 3, BEFORE THE DEVIL BREAKS YOU, the third book in THE DIVINERS quartet, will be in stores. You can find out what's happening with Evie, Sam, Memphis,...

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LOVE WINS

A year ago, I was shocked, horrified, and deeply saddened to hear about the terrible Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. It seemed incomprehensible to me at first that a place of such joy could also be a killing field. It was heartbreaking to think of all those...

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TRUMPIAN MAD LIBS

Thank you. Thank you. Thank you! It’s so (adjective. Limited to four: great, tremendous, huge, fantastic.) to be here. I love (place name). Love giving speeches to (name of organization). The lying media said I wouldn’t (verb). Wrong! They are the (superlative...

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WOMANIFESTO

  Congratulations. You have woken the witch that lives deep inside me. You have removed the slumber chains from the giant of old. You have handed me a box of matches and no chaperone And a world made of lies and polyester. Congratulations.   You have barked up the...

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An Announcement from Muffy Higginbottom

AN ANNOUNCEMENT FROM MUFFY HIGGINBOTTOM PRESIDENT OF DELTA SIGMA TAU, ON THE OCCASION OF THE WOMEN’S MARCH AND THE WORLD JUST GENERALLY BEING A FLAMING POOP FIRE Dear Sisters, Thank you for coming downstairs for this meeting on such short notice. I appreciate y’all...

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BEING THE SONG

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about why I write. For months now, I’ve been wrestling with the demons of Diviners 3 which, yes, still lacks a proper title. It’s a plot-heavy book. There are, after all, eight main characters plus a host of secondary characters whom I...

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GHOSTS

Walking through the Marigny at 6:45 a.m. Morning clouds are a thick gray cap on the skull of the day. Streets, empty. Gutter puddles hold tight to Sunday night’s revels: plastic cup shards, scattered like teeth knocked from an angry mouth a strand of abandoned beads,...

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RNC Final Day with Rachel Maddow and Brian Williams reporting

Brian Williams: Good evening and welcome to MSNBC’s continuing coverage of the Republican National Convention live from the Quicken Loans Arena here in Cleveland, Ohio. I’m Brian Williams. Rachel Maddow: And I’m Rachel Maddow. Brian, tonight, we’ve been hearing from...

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RNC Day #2: An Address from Ben Carson

Good evening, Cleveland. I’m… *Looks to teleprompter* Ben Carson. Folks, I am concerned for the future of this great nation under God if Hillary Clinton is crowned President in November. I want to tell you about Hillary’s unholy agenda as put forth in her college...

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WONDERLAND

For Gay Pride, 2016 I was fourteen when my dad came out on a cold winter day in January, 1979. My father, mother, older brother, and I gathered in our decidedly 1970s living room with its unfortunate avocado-and-brown plaid couches while my parents announced,...

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