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Alan Cook

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Books
· Hit that Blot: A Carol Golden Novel

· Pictureland: A Matthew and Mason Adventure

· Dangerous Wind: A Carol Golden Novel

· Dancing with Bulls: A Matthew and Mason Adventure

· Relatively Dead: A Carol Golden Novel

· Forget to Remember: A Carol Golden Novel

· Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom

· Aces and Knaves

· Catch a Falling Knife

· Thirteen Diamonds


Short Stories
· Honey's Murder

· Freeway Exit

· Red Dress

· Antietam Adventure--Matthew and Mason Adventure

· Have a Nice Knife

· Echo's Story--Matthew and Mason Adventure

· Hot Days, Cold Nights

· Moon Over Murder

· Little Willie Chews the Scenery

· Freedom Sneezes--Matthew and Mason Mystery


Articles
· A Blog on a Blot: Backgammon Anyone?

· Are We in Dystopia Yet?

· Are You Normal? Do You Want to Be?

· Blaze a Trail: Do Something Nobody Else Has Done

· James Bond and Me--and a Few Other People

· Internet Backgammon (9 of 9) Glossary

· Internet Backgammon (8 of 9) Playing the Microsoft Computer Backgammon Prog

· Internet Backgammon (7 of 9) Psychology

· Internet Backgammon (6 of 9) Using the Doubling Cube

· Internet Backgammon (5 of 9) Bearing Off


Poetry
· Librarian

· Witchcraft

· Mermaid

· Poet's Lament

· Amy Anne Diane

· Clarence High School Alma Mater

· Corporal Ed Lincoln, 23rd New York

· Can-Can

· Limericks--Lady from France

· Eyeful

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· My books can be borrowed from Amazon Kindle

· Now 10 E-books for .99

· Amnesia Mystery Catching On

· 9 E-books for $.99

· My Books on Smashwords

· Awards for Run into Trouble

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  Risk
by Alan Cook
Friday, May 28, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Pity the timid soul
who hides in a hole.
He will never see
VICTORY.
True, he may never taste defeat.
If you don't compete
you can't be beat.
Still, isn't it better to strive for a worthy cause
and fail,
than to spend your life
sorting your mail?

Alan Cook, Mystery and walking writer


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Reviewed by Regis Schilken 2/17/2011
If you don't compete
you can't be beat.

I'm afraid that most of my competition has left me behind, but I do my best to compete! I truly enjoy our poems.

rege
Reviewed by jude forese 5/28/2010
especially is its all junk mail ...

Books by
Alan Cook



Walking the World: Memories and Adventures

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Aces and Knaves

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Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom

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Pictureland: A Matthew and Mason Adventure

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Hit that Blot: A Carol Golden Novel

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Dancing with Bulls: A Matthew and Mason Adventure

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Forget to Remember: A Carol Golden Novel

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