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Literary Themes Subconsciously Rooted in Childhood Insecurity and salvation. These two themes recur often, yet unplanned, in the fiction and poetry I write. They usually emerge from a character’s self-doubt, countered by an unrealistic belief that situations, no matter how

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WindPoem Music & Flutes

Stream C.S. Fuqua’s WindPoem albums and Sinner’s Suite EP on Pandora’s C.S. Fuqua station and Spotify. Books by C.S. Fuqua on the history, mythology, and crafting of the Native American flute. Digital and CD music by C.S. Fuqua now available Besides his

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Bibliography appears below the book trailers.  Bibliography Selected awards & honors The Swing: Poems of Fatherhood: Uncial Press, 2008 EPIC winner for Best Poetry Collection. “Contact is Everything”: Honorable mention in Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror 19. “Magic”: Best of the Net selection, 2006.

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Great reading, good music ~ no more, no less   Five-time Year’s Best short fiction Four-time Year’s Best “honorable mention” short fiction EPIC Year’s Best Poetry Collection Now Available:  Native American Flute Craft, an in-depth, workbench manual for crafting the Native American flute in all its forms, perfect

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Personal Experience Effect

No matter the effort to avoid it, personal experience—from the drama of relatives to political shenanigans—creeps into every writer’s work, whether it’s fiction or nonfiction. The Confederate flag hoopla and the fight for and against the rights of people of

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Muscle Shoals: The Hit Capital’s Heyday & Beyond

From Dexter Johnson’s garage studio to James Joiner’s “A Fallen Star,” Tune Records to FAME and Muscle Shoals Sound studios, Aretha Franklin to the Rolling Stones and the Black Keys, from the beginning to present day—Muscle Shoals: The Hit Capital’s

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Michael G. Allen of Coyote Oldman

In the mid-1980s, I became acquainted with Native American flute music through the instrumental musings of Coyote Oldman, purportedly an Oklahoma-based duo specializing in “new age” music that utilized native flutes backed by electronic soundscapes. A few years later, I

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To Hell with Common Sense

On April 27, 2011, Alabama suffered the most severe outbreak of tornadoes in recorded U.S. history. Dozens of tornadoes snapped trees, destroyed homes and businesses, and injured and killed people across the region. By the storm system’s third wave, the

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