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  • "Dr. Coffee's Pill" was originally written for a college class. An assignment for which the author recieved an "A" with the professor's comment, "Brilliant!"


  • In Valerie Clark's cover image, each of the artists who feature in the story are presented in an style that does homage to their work.


  • During the hectic Kindle conversion process for the Third Edition, the aknowledgment to Dr. Mary Northcut, who made the assignment that led to the story, was accidentally left off. It was posted on the Web site for posterity and is to be included in any future edition that may be designed as well.

Publication History

  • "Dr. Coffee's Pill" was published as a free PDF e-book thorugh on December 4, 2004.


  • A paperback edition of the story was published in August 2005.


  • The story was published in both Kindle e-book and A5 paperback formats on May 9, 2012. The paperback was made available exclusively through via


  • A second PDF edition was published on January 4, 2021 as a free download on

Earlier Editions

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1st PDF E-Book Edition

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1st Paperback Edition

Current Edition

Kindle E-Book Edition

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2nd Paperback Edition

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2nd PDF E-Book Edition

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