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nancybrady's picture
Feb.22.2014
Just another quick post to get some of the thoughts out of my head.  Nothing too earth shaking although when my husband and I were visiting New Zealand's South Island in January, there was an earthquake with the magnitude of 6.2 in Wellington, their capital (located on the North Island, but I...
luke-james's picture
Sep.02.2013
THE COACH He wanted to play football They made him play rugby At home or away He was no good at either But he hated rugby with a passion Only matched by his love of football After school, the world took him away And showed him many things None of them to do with football All the glittering...
jacqueline-mitchell's picture
Jan.06.2012
Its been odd here where I live since before Christmas really.  The regularity of the earthquakes, the lack of consistency in answers at a Scientific level and Governmental level are immensely frustrating and dejecting a lot of people.   A lot more people, since these flurry of recent...
cynthia-brian's picture
Apr.07.2011
Tune into the power hour on Starstyle®-Be the Star You Are! with "the Oprah of the Airwaves" Cynthia Brian and her sidekick, Heather Brittany at http://www.StarStyleRadio.com.  Direct URL: http://bit.ly/fiqLdc With the devastating earthquake in Japan, are you prepared for one that could...
andrew-q-lam's picture
Mar.19.2011
http://newamericamedia.org/2011/03/letter-from-fukushima-a-vietnames New America Media, First Person, Ha Minh Thanh, Posted: Mar 19, 2011 Editor’s note: This letter, written by a Vietnamese immigrant working in Fukishima as a policeman to a friend in Vietnam, has been circulating on Facebook among...
thomas-burchfield's picture
Mar.17.2011
Another version of this piece, with video is available at my webpage, A Curious Man.   As the first video images of Friday’s earthquake in Japan tumbled across the computer screen, I immediately e-mailed a friend whose wife is Japanese—fortunately, both live in the U.S.—to ask if her family...
olwynne-cade's picture
Mar.06.2011
Hello to all fellow spiritual travellers, Jon and I and our family extend to you and your family, our heartfelt love as we traverse this difficult and perplexing time following not one but two major earthquakes here in Canterbury New Zealand. We live in Tuahiwi in North Canterbury thus we were on...
mariette-ana-papic's picture
Jan.19.2011
In having a conversation here, on Red Room, I have been reminded of the upswelling of energy that sometimes greets us as we move through our personal journeys. As writers, as humans, there is very little distinction between our experience and the way it shapes our writing. Of course there are...
l-m-quinn's picture
Oct.08.2010
Writing in L.A.'s beautiful year-round weather is always a challenge. Who wouldn't rather be sitting by the pool, stretched out on a beach towel on the sand of Santa Monica Beach, or hiking through Griffith Park, rather than pinned to a PC for the umpteenth edit of your novel? I have to confess...
mayra-calvani's picture
Jun.24.2010
Nicole Weaver is a teacher, freelance writer and children's author. Her first picture book, Marie and Her Friend the Sea Turtle, is written in three languages: English, French and Spanish, and was inspired by the author's childhood experience in the beaches in Haiti. Nicole was devastated by the...