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Maid by Stephanie Land – New Book Release

Maid explores the underbelly of upper-middle class America
and those pursuing the American Dream from below the poverty line.

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What’s on the Menu at LisMel Publishing in 2019?

The site will showcase our in-house publications like Russell’s self-published first novel Eye of the TimeGate and providing a platform for our upcoming publications and other projects. Visitors will engage and follow these projects on our blog posts and on The Swamp Podcast we’ve embedded as a live feed on the site.

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Eye of the Timegate -eBook on smashwords

In an alternate timeline to ours, large objects called Timegates were found underneath various mountain ranges across the Earth. Thus began a systematic program of time travel exploration carried out by a dedicated and courageous group of academics, scholars, researchers, scientists and soldiers.

Open-Time for Change

Understanding Marxism

Why should we pay attention to the great social critics like Marx? Americans, especially now, confront serious questions and evidences that our capitalist system is in trouble. It clearly serves the 1% far, far better than what it is doing to the vast mass of the people. Marx was a social critic for whom capitalism was not the end of human history. It was just the latest phase and badly needed the transition to something better. We offer this essay now because of the power and usefulness today of Marx’s criticism of the capitalist economic system. 

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Eye of the TimeGate – The Swamp Podcast #36

In this episode, some of the topics covered include working with small publishers and editors, selecting cover artists, and the merits of using Create Space to publish a ‘hard copy’, as well as the lowdown on Smashwords versus Amazon Kindle self-publishing platforms.