Author Archives: jbmcfar

About jbmcfar

Writer of short fiction, essays and criticism (but when it comes to YOU, not critical at all)

WAKING UP THE BEAST: Up to Date Publication List under Publications Gone Wild

Popular demand has moved the writer to bring his List of Publications up to date and out of the shadows. Not that it is in protest against anything current, but, alternatively, the move is a celebration of knowledge, creativity and … Continue reading

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Most Fun in 2011 – Books, eAudio Books and Movies of Note

My Best Reads in 2011 – You can use the encomium “Eclectic with a Vengeance” if you must. Love in a Dark Time: and Other Explorations of Gay Lives and Literature by Colm Tóibin (Scribner, 2002). A provocative, penetrating collection of essays … Continue reading

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Most Fun in 2010: The Books and The Movies

 Many moons ago, my old friend Jimmy Marshall revealed that he kept a list of movies he saw, by date, where he saw them and with whom. He also included a brief notation of his main reactions to the movie. … Continue reading

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Book Reviews on Shelf Awareness

 Posted on December 4, 2010 by jbmcfar To check out the book reviews I have done for Shelf Awareness (mostly non-fiction titles on business, economics and social policy, but some select new fiction), go to http://www.Shelf-Awareness.com (the site has been … Continue reading

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Publications Gone Wild

Publication List Used to be on Linked In but that was the past and now…. The Publications, 1973 until Right Now: Short Fiction; Essays, Non-fiction and Poetry; Works for Young Readers; and Criticism and Reviews Short Fiction • “Interview Techniques,” … Continue reading

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Collages on Parade

for a few older collages, paper on paper, check out http://www.flickr.com/photos/jbmcfar/

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