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Author and retired audiologist Jan L. Mayes fiction and non-fiction book information and updates.

Author Jan L. Mayes Reader Experience Ratings: E for Everyone, PG-13, and M for mature.

Given recent confusion, I have decided to update my blog categories to help readers’ find the writing they want without exposing them to unwanted content. Over the next few days, I will be updating my blog with a system of blog post ratings: E for Everyone, PG-13, and M for mature. In the absence of …

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Plan for 2020: Reading, Writing, and Quiet Activism

I never make New Year’s Resolutions, but I wanted to give everyone an update on my reading, writing, and quiet activism plans for 2020. Plus cookie related plans. I can’t guarantee I’ll get everything done. For my 2019 PopSugar Reading Challenge, I only finished reading 36 books out of 50 book prompts. I had a …

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Free Halloween Horror Stories 2019

My favourite annual holiday is arriving soon: Halloween. I always write some creepy flash fiction in honour of the occasion. This year I’ve put together an eerie collection of tiny tales that includes 2 new mini-stories and 3 reader favourites in an eBooklet of free Halloween Horror Stories 2019. Some of these horror stories contain …

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NFReads Interview With Author Jan L. Mayes

This is my interview with Tony at NFReads.com. Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My name is Jan L. Mayes. I’m an author from beautiful British Columbia in the Pacific Northwest of Canada. I write hearing health non-fiction and weird horror fiction. My latest book Tinnitus Toolbox Hyperacusis Handbook is recommended by U.S. Review of …

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