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BE MY 21ST CENTURY PATRON
If something about my writing resonates for you and/or you otherwise find it worthy, I would be most grateful if you would consider supporting me for just one dollar a month on Patreon, a 21st century incarnation of the traditional, patron-based method of supporting artists, enabling small-donation, crowdfunded support of artists like myself on an ongoing basis.

Please visit my Patreon page for a welcome video and further details, including what you’ll enjoy in exchange for your support.

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MY SOCIAL MEDIA
Though recently I’ve reduced my social media activity substantially in order to focus more on my writing, I provide these links to my comparatively more active pages:

Facebook

Twitter

YouTube

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READ PRELUDES
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Preludes is a novella-length story based on my experience of the horror of child sexual abuse and the challenges of healing.

Download Preludes for free at:
Amazon’s Kindle Store
(This is the link for the US Kindle Store.
For another Kindle Store, please do a search for “John Brooks” or “Preludes” on that store’s website. Please note: other (non-US) Kindle stores may not price “Preludes” as free.)
Apple’s iBooks Store
(Shows a link for the Preludes page on iTunes. Alternatively, you can search for “Preludes” in the iBooks Store inside the iBooks app for iPhone and Kindle.)
Barnes & Nobel’s Nook Store
Kobo
– smashwords.com, and other ebook sellers to which Smashwords distributes.

For a video introduction and more about Preludesclick here.

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READ “SHOPPING STREET OF THE ETERNAL SPRINGTIME SUN”
. . . my light verse poem addressing, among other things, anthropogenic global warming and its massively dystopian consequences if humanity’s thoroughly inadequate (though in some locations and respects improving) response continues, published January 19, 2017 at The New Verse News.

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READ “BASHO WOULD CRY, THEN . . .”
. . . my contemporary tanka on Japan’s three mega-banks receiving all Fs on the 2017 Fossil Fuel Finance Report Card, published June 28, 2017 at The New Verse News.

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OTHER WORKS
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(Final draft completed – seeking beta readers.)
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original version, published at Fiction Inferno (under pen name of alienartist); Trump-Era version coming soon
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(Enlightenment, dysfunction, or some of both?)