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michael-seidel's picture
Mar.12.2014
I'm putting out a call for sympathy for a deserving group that's often overlooked.  No, it's not zombies.  While zombies don't garner much sympathy, they're not overlooked.  Something about their flesh eating frenziness gathers and keeps your attention.  I do have sympathy for...
gregory-wilson's picture
Mar.07.2014
Hi all, It's officially spring break (because as all of us living in the Northeast would cheerfully acknowledge, it's obviously springtime weather!  For the record, my breath froze as I was sighing after writing that sentence.), and that means three things: paper grading, writing, and...
phil-naessens's picture
Feb.26.2014
Author Brenda Perlin joins host Phil Naessens to talk about her novels Shattered Reality and Burnt Promises.part of the Brooklyn and Bo Trilogy. Ms. Perlin talks about writing,  life, love, adultery, divorce and how bad things can sometimes turn out to be  a...
susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Feb.19.2014
                                               "One kind word can warm three winter months."-Japanese Proverb   The old saying about sticks and stones.... http://...
rina-macasaet's picture
Jan.25.2014
I feel a sense of calm within.   After many days of unraveling events, serenity has finally emerged. Sometimes in the thick of it all, I wonder if I’ll ever simmer down. A constant calling to the Universe for relief, my plea was finally heard.   The impulse has subsided.   I sit more...
michael-seidel's picture
Jan.18.2014
All the words have already been used in books with other people's names on them. Still, I try.  I had a lot of fun with some words and phrases in my novel, chuckling each time I wrote them because they had double or even triple meanings to me. bending reality/reality bending - changing or...
farzana-versey's picture
Dec.20.2013
"Not a criminal." A best-selling writer, speaking up for gay rights and against their criminalisation, holds a placard with those words for a magazine cover. Look at the photograph closely. This is the much-feted literary celebrity Vikram Seth, the toast of many a festival and publisher craving...
tracy-ewens's picture
Oct.22.2013
  Parenting sucks. There it is, my first thought when the alarm went off at 5:10 this morning. If you have never read my blog before and you are thinking of clicking that FOLLOW button based on the above statement because you can't stand your kids and you feel like this blog will be a place...
michael-seidel's picture
Oct.16.2013
Yesterday and today were challenging writing days.  The words were coming fine.  I just needed to grasp exactly what I was portraying.  Therein resides the challenge.  It's abstract and complex.  At issue, how to present the co-existence of realites and how I depict them...
susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Oct.07.2013
http://susanmarieschulhof.blogspot.com/2013/10/read-my-words-and-see-my-...