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donna-ballman's picture
Aug.02.2011
I just heard that, thanks in part to the series of articles I've written for AOL Jobs, my blog Screw You Guys, I'm Going Home was named among Berke's "10 Must Read Blogs for Managers" on their People at Work blog. Check it out! Thanks as always to Gina Misiroglu at Red Room for the AOL...
dale-estey's picture
Jun.22.2011
John Le Carré is one of my most favoured and respected of authors. He melds intrigue into literary fiction with aplomb, creating page-turners where you still want to savour every page. And then there's George Smiley - a perfect character (with a perfect name).  * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *    ...
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May.28.2011
Three days breathing Javitz Center air have left me feeling a little delirious. But before I self-medicate by planting flowers and working out at the gym, let me share a few BEA pics with you. (pic from Mitali Perkins Twitter feed) Mitali Perkins, Jennifer Donnelly and I did a good job...
catherine-lundoff's picture
May.19.2011
I'm thrilled to report that my anthology, Haunted Hearths and Sapphic Shades: Lesbian Ghost Stories, was named a "Best Other Work" at last week's Spectrum Awards in Atlanta. Three stories from the book also made the short list for best Short Fiction: City of the Dead” by Kate Welsh  “...
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Mar.13.2011
Hey there, I just have some good news to share!  My first essay collection, "Running with Stilettos: Living a Balanced Life in Dangerous Shoes" (2008, iUniverse) picked up a Gold "Mom's Choice Award" in the Inspirational/Motivational category of Adult Books.  I think this brands...
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Feb.01.2011
The year 2011 marks the 150th year of the Kansas, and the State Library  had a contest for the best 150 books about or by a Kansas Author. Of the 300 submitted, Feisty Family Values was one of the 150 chosen. I’m honored to be included with the likes of William Allen White, Truman Capote,...
dale-estey's picture
Nov.08.2010
    Havel receives Trutnov's honorary citizenship, culture awardČTK |   Trutnov, East Bohemia, Nov 5 (CTK) - Former Czech president Vaclav Havel Friday received the honorary citizenship and culture award of the town of Trutnov for his extraordinary contribution to Czech and world culture and...
pat-perrin's picture
Oct.26.2010
We were notified last night that Juggler in the Wind is an “Award-Winning Finalist in the Fiction & Literature: Young Adult Fiction category of the “Best Books 2010” Awards, sponsored by USA Book News.” It's always great to have our words recognized. (Two years ago Anna's World took the gold in...
bob-mustin's picture
Sep.06.2010
It's Labor Day - - and what more fitting thing for a day away from the world than a game. Or a puzzle. Or a contest: I remember a professor of non-fiction saying a couple of years ago that he hated the moniker of that creative writing genre. "Non-fiction," he groused, "is what it's...
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Jul.16.2010
Yesterday, J was telling me he'd heard the head of the Arts Council being interviewed about the huge reductions in their budget, and I said to him: Ok, I've resigned myself to the fact that I'm not going to get a grant. Famous last words. This morning, 24 hours before my birthday, I get a...