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darlene-quinn's picture
Feb.27.2014
  As we move into November, the retail industry has already begun to edge into full a full holiday shopping frenzy. This comes complete with online retailers such as Amazon.com already beginning their Black Friday/ Cyber Monday countdown through week long sales geared at attracting early...
ashen-venema's picture
Dec.02.2013
A November Poem white plumes of mist rise from a dripping branch – swept clean but for nine that cling lit by the last ray they call out with gilded tongues from the garden’s shade translucent spearheads uncaring of their fate they aim at the hungry ground Ashen http://courseofmirrors.wordpress....
lisa-yee's picture
Nov.27.2013
Yes, it's that time of year again! November's Super Fancy and Thankful November Blog!!! So then, let's be bold (lazy) and work without an outline, shall we? First up, but not necessarily in chronological order, I went to St. Louis to speak/teach at the Missouri SCBWI. However, we got...
sue-glasco's picture
Nov.06.2013
The large artistic pumpkin that grandson Sam and his girl friend Anna created  and left on our front porch had to be turned around.  Now the rotting edges of their cut art does not show. Earlier I had enjoyed the magic I always feel when a jack-o-lantern is lit.   The field...
steven-belanger's picture
Jun.07.2013
Photo: Book cover from the book's images on Goodreads   Very odd but very readable memoir that starts off as the story of Karp's extremely messed-up family (she has a few memoirs still left in the tank on this alone). But it then becomes the story of the unfortunate decisions she makes as...
keith-pyeatt's picture
Nov.18.2012
I always think of November as an odd month, and not just because it is an odd month, being the 11th of the year. November feels heavy to me. Summer is a memory, there are no more refreshing swims outdoors, sweaters and jackets replace shorts and sandals, Halloween is over... We eat...
stan-lynde's picture
Oct.12.2012
  To Stan's fans.  Don't miss your chance to own some of Stan's personal artwork, memorabilia and other items!  In preparation for their big adventure, Stan & Lynda are hosting a 'living estate' sale, November  17-18. Click this link to view items and to learn more… ...
jules-jacob's picture
Nov.29.2011
On October 31st, 2011, I was enjoying the Halloween candy I bought for the non-costumed adults. I was looking forward to our daughter’s wedding and spending time with family on 11-11-11. RJ and I were somber on the morning of 11-1-11; the tenth anniversary of my sister-in-law Marguerite’s suicide....
nina-amir's picture
Nov.02.2011
The WNFIN challenge is broken into three part: writing, publishing and promoting. Given that we are on day #2, we are in the first part: writing. We’ll start with some advice on how to ensure your creativity remains a constant flow all month long. For some writers, this creativity poses no...
kimberly-llewellyn's picture
Oct.27.2011
NaNoWriMo is indeed just around the corner. As a veteran of this wonderfully frantic literary sprint, I have the following advice to offer you. (1) The minute you commit to doing it, all hell will break loose in your personal life (good or bad). This is a gimme, so carry on. (2)  You will...