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Read Indie. Support Small Press Authors.

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Read Indie. Support Small Press Authors.

we joined Publishers Weekly and other small/independent publishers, organizations, and trade magazines to launch the #ReadIndie campaign. It's an opportunity for publishers like Overcup to highlight the range, importance, and distinctive character of the indie publishing community.

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COVID 19: Support Indie Bookstores

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COVID 19: Support Indie Bookstores

Today was supposed to be Independent Bookstore Day. It's now been rescheduled for August 29, 2020. There's so much worth celebrating right now, today and we want to help you find bookstores to support. Our thanks to bookstores all over the country who are keeping our communities well-read while keeping people safe and healthy. When we read about Don Gorman of Rocky Mountain Books making a map of Canadian bookstores that are open for delivery, curbside pickup, and shipping, we loved the idea. To celebrate Independent Bookstore day we've borrowed a page from his playbook and created U.S. regional maps of bookstores that...

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A Look at the Journey 4/20 Took to Get to Today

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A Look at the Journey 4/20 Took to Get to Today

by Ryan Scribner National Weed Day, more commonly known as 420, has become an international counterculture holiday where people celebrate by consuming marijuana. But in America, the line between civil disobedience and mainstream sanctioned culture has been blurred to the point that the line is almost indistinguishable. No origin story explains the practice of this holiday but that makes sense. All over the world, people smoke weed for recreation, health or religious purposes. But one aspect that has helped spread the culture of 420 pertains to the ritualization of numbers. The Origin In 1971, a group of students who attended...

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4/20 and Things You Can Do

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4/20 and Things You Can Do

by Ryan Scribner The Mile High 4.20K Denver, Colorado 80212 Sloan's Lake Park at 1700 N Sheridan Blvd. Saturday, April 20, 2019 This event raises awareness about how cannabis can be part of a healthy lifestyle. Cannabis can be useful for physical, mental, and psychological needs. The start time of the event is 8:00 am MDT and ends at 11:00 am MDT. The price of the event is $25.00 plus a $2.50 signup fee. Price of the event increases to $35.00 at 12:00pm MDT February 25. What type of pipe?: You want to have an edge on the other runners...

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Liz Prato Exclusive Essay at Powells.com

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Liz Prato Exclusive Essay at Powells.com
Read Liz Prato's essay, "Falling Together".

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