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Jan.08.2014
Written by Laurel on January 7th, 2014   An Amazing Collection! Fault Zone: Shift - An Anthology of Stories & PoemsLaunch at Kepler’s Books Saturday, January 18th, 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Kepler’s Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025 2:00 – Start of event2:05 –...
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Oct.18.2010
My aging feet are still sore from hours of traipsing around last weekend's Northern California Independent Bookseller Association's annual convention, held at the Oakland Convention Center and City Center Marriott. But though I still creak and limp, it was worth it. Despite thundering peals of...
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May.13.2010
This Sunday afternoon, join the California Writer's Club (Berkeley Branch) as they celebrate the success of their own Kristen Caven! Where: Oakland Main Library, West Auditorium (enter on Madison St. or through main entrance)When: Sunday, May 16th, 2p.m.Why: (Well, why not?) Enjoy Caven's unique...
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Feb.09.2010
Greetings Friends: Some brief news.  I am now an assistant editor and contributor to Write Angles, the newsletter of the California Writers Club (CWC-Berkeley Branch), the 100-year-old organization co-founded by none other than Jack London.  In the current issue of Write Angles,you will find the...
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Oct.19.2009
On Sunday, October 18th, The California Writers Club celebrated its centennial anniversary at Book Passage in Corte Madera, California.  The event was titled "We Know They Can Write But Can They Sing?"  Published authors were given the choice of singing a song or two, or reading a passage...
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Jul.13.2009
Well, as we all know, a writer's life has seldom been either easy or lucrative. When money is tight, we can turn to commercial hackdom (or return to it, in my case). That is, we could until now. But with newspapers and magazines failing right and left as noted in the California Writers Club...
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Jan.28.2009
Thank you to all the Red Room authors and members who purchased my experimental fiction KISSING FREUD. Below are a few testimonials I've received. "I can tell you that the detailed description of people, places and objects is superb. No convoluted plot, you know immediately the demons he'll (...
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Jan.12.2009
I kneaded bread dough, my flour-covered hand pushing hard into the eleven-grain mound.  The dull ache in my shoulder intensified.  This sourdough mixture was as stiff as adobe soil in summer.  Probably due to the extra graham flour I’d added this time.  Would the stuff ever loosen up? Last week, my...
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Jan.11.2009
I only allow myself to watch television on Sundays, though I have a small color set in my office. Somehow I feel guilty if I'm not doing something else at the same time. Know what I mean? Today I'm torn between watching a movie of The Phantom of the Opera on television and answering e-mail. I must...
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Sep.21.2008
California Writers Club (CWC) South Bay Branch 2008 East of Eden Writers Conference, An Extraordinary Event      Let’s hear another round of well-deserved applause for Edie Matthews, Kelly Harrison and all the other members of CWC South Bay Branch who made the recent East of Eden Writers Conference...