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carin-hennessey's picture
Jun.09.2010
Birthdays were never a huge occassion in my home.  Five of my six siblings had already moved off into independent adulthood when I became fully aware of my surroundings; my next older sister soon exited off to private school.  The only birthday I really remember is the year my parents laid out a...
stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Apr.03.2009
There is nothing scarier to a writer than an empty page and an incessant, blinking cursor. Well, except maybe one-upping yourself. You're only as good as your last book, after all. Yet, how far will a writer go to improve? We all go to conferences, sign up for workshops, even take online courses...