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   Domestic abuse is a huge hidden problem. maybe you are abused and don't even realise. Read my interview with Erin Ireland whose book addresses this issue.

   Economic growth is killing us and our planet. Read an essay by Samuel Alexander, who offers the attractive alternative I have been practicing for many years.

   I am offering a new service to authors whose books I have reviewed. See the details.

   I think you'll enjoy listening to Diane Wing interviewing me.

   Ascending Spiral has been selected as one of the finalists in its category of the Eric Hoffer Awards.

   My latest editing client has sent me an appraisal of my work.

   Ankió: The stranger who loved me, my multiple award-winning biography, is now available in Hungarian.

   I have moved my newsletter to a Wordpress blog. You can find the last several issues there.

   Jean read Ascending Spiral, and sent me a very complimentary email. I asked her to post a review, but she preferred to interview me instead. I think you'll like our exchange.

   Grab a free book, You too can live in contentment.

   Read a new essay about my predictions for the near future: But there is no need for despair.

   The LiFE Award: Literature For Environment has SIX new recipients.

   As part of my promotion for Ascending Spiral, I have been doing review exchanges with writers I respect and even admire. Have a read of my reviews of their books, and theirs of mine, accessed through the archives of my newsletter.

   The blank space below holds an invisible link. There are a total of ten of these scattered throughout Bobswriting.com. Identify five, and you have earned a free book.
   Books are listed on this page.
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2014


Ascending Spiral: Humanity's last chance

2013

The Noble Prize for Literature
Ascending Spiral: Humanity's last chance

2009


Bizarre Bipeds: What IS humanity's role in the universe?

2007
EPPIE 2007 winner
Woodworking for Idiots Like Me
Best book editor
Voted best editor for 2007 at Preditors and Editors

2006
The Noble Prize for Literature
Anikó: The stranger who loved me

2005

Too busy editing and writing to chase prizes.

2004
EPPIE2004 winner
Anikó: The stranger who loved me

 
2003
Winner, Dream Realm Award
The Making of a Forest Fighter
DONARD PUBLISHING July short story contest
Winner from among 290 entries
with 1587 votes:

CRUELTY AND COMPASSION

 
2002

Dream Realm Award 2001
Through Other Eyes

Finalist, EPPIE 2002 Awards

Personally Speaking: Single session email therapy with Dr Bob Rich

2001
EPPIE 2001 finalist

Striking Back From Down Under

EPPIE 2001 Winner

Sleeper, Awake

EPPIE 2001 finalist

Anger and Anxiety

 
NEW ZEALAND WRITERS
First page of a book contest
SECOND
Anikó: The stranger who loved me
 

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Golden Web Award 2001