Category Archives: Hotel Life

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Who Is The Hook, Really? by Robert Hookey a.k.a “ The Hook ”

Originally posted on The Writers Lift:
Hello there, friends, my name is Robert Hookey, but you can call me The Hook, everyone else does. I’m here today to give you a peek behind the curtain of my life as a…

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The Hook Has A Bone To Pick With Stevie Spielberg…

There is a difference between heroes and superheroes. The hero is an ordinary person who is faced with a serious fact and acts to modify it. A hero is a person who, walking down the street, see[s] a car on … Continue reading

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Boomers On Hook’s Book.

The hardest part of being an indie author – besides scrolling Thesaurus.com for alternates versions of “dark” – is getting press. Spreading the word about Into The Dark has been more difficult than locating Jimmy Hoffa while blindfolded. Okay, so … Continue reading

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Chat (Of The Virtual Variety, Of Course) With Lisa Haselton.

Lisa Haselton is a writer of fiction (like that time she tried to make me seem interesting) and favor mystery, horror, romance, YA, poetry, and more. She shares amazing book reviews and phenomenal author interviews on her site. Like this … Continue reading

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Monday Thoughts.

Clearly my mind is truly functioning like it’s a Monday, hence the clever, inspired title. Contrary to my greatest hopes, I have not acquired super powers from two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine and to make matters worse, my mortality … Continue reading

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Book Review: Into the Dark (2021)

Originally posted on a writer's blog.:
Into The Dark: Book One of the Infinite Crossover Crisis by Robert Hookey Despite what you are about to read, I am not the hero of this tale. Into the Dark?is like if…

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Free Stuff! (The #FindNewHeroes Contest.)

(Sure, it’s pretty simple, but it was either that or “SEX!”. You gotta hit people where you know they’ll feel it, kids.) As I write this I’ve already been awake since 5 am with unbelievably painful cramps; IBS is a … Continue reading

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Boomers On Hooks.

Yeah, the title is a little weird (and slightly pornographic), but it’ll all make sense soon, trust me. In my ongoing push to become the true master of all media – and sell more than ten books in the process … Continue reading

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The Hook Reads: John W. Howell

Some writers tell stories and some build worlds. John W. Howell is a writer’s writer; he truly plays God and infuses life into his characters and gives them entire realities to inhabit, rather than just going through the same motions … Continue reading

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The Hook Reads: Frank Thomas Croisdale.

There’s the family you’re born to and then there’s the one you that finds you, the one you were meant to be a part of all along. My familial journey has been a long, complicated, and often painful one – … Continue reading

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