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Dec.27.2010
At sunset every New Year's, we make a bonfire at Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown, Mass. The crazy curve of the cape affords a disorienting western view of sunset over water. And it has always been my contention that Provincetown, on the tip of Cape Cod, is so far east, it is actually in a...
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Aug.23.2010
This morning in Ptown, I actually had goose bumps. The days are cooler; sunsets are earlier. What can you do? What we have been doing all summer is having Feminist Classics Readings every Saturday night at nine p.m. on Commercial Street between our wonderful City Video store and Spiritus. The idea...
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Jul.11.2010
In Ptown we are cycling too fast through the themed weekends of summer:  Film Festival, Portuguese Festival, Circuit Party 4th of July, and now it's already Bear Week.  Up- Cape, Melissa Etheridge has already made her summer stop at the Cape Cod Melody Tent in Hyannis.  I have already made my...
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Jun.30.2010
Here in gorgeous Provincetown, three days after the summer solstice, I walk out the jetty at the far west end of town. I have started many walks here in all kinds of weather, often with a burdened mind. Most days by the return, I cannot imagine what bothered me. It is as if I have left the problem...
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Jun.24.2010
Here in gorgeous Provincetown, three days after the summer solstice, I walk out the jetty at the far west end of town. I have started many walks here in all kinds of weather, often with a burdened mind. Most days by the return, I cannot imagine what bothered me. It is as if I have left the problem...
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Oct.06.2009
Last year I spent a week in Provincetown working a newly hatched manuscript. This week I'm here, head down, hammering out revisions. And I'm in the town in America where I feel safest, happiest, and most relaxed. Why Provincetown?   Freedom.   In Provincetown I get to feel like the...
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Sep.15.2009
Beginner's Fiction Workshop: This is a fun workshop for beginning writers who would like to jumpstart stories, practice the fundmentals of crafting: characters, plot, setting, structure, discuss process, and meet other beginning writers in a safe friendly workshop environment.  $50 per personFriday...
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Sep.03.2009
The much-anticipated benefit for the Provincetown Dog Park starring Lily Tomlin was a huge success. All day long, tropical disturbance Danny dumped rain on our little town, but an hour before the event in a huge white tent out on MacMillan Pier, the rains stopped. In the lowering evening light,...
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Sep.01.2009
Join Bywater Books authors Marianne K. Martin, Z Egloff, Mari SanGiovanni, Bett Norris, Cynn Chadwick, and Marcia Finical for a week of book signings, a wine and cheese party, and a discussion of Herstory/Yourstory with comedian/author Kate Clinton on Saturday, October 17, from 10:30 am till noon,...