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anastasia-m-ashman's picture
May.09.2013
    I recently relocated to San Francisco. Three decades away from my hometown area, I keep chanting: “Don’t expect it to be the same as it was in the past.” San Francisco may be a tech-forward location but that's not why I've increasingly been turning to technology to help me...
katherine-gregor's picture
Feb.17.2013
Is two weeks long enough for a new city and you to decide whether you would make a good team? Well, two weeks is all I have. The fog was so thick, this morning, it had swallowed up the Cathedral spire.  In a city where I do not know a soul, it was unnerving not to see the familiar landmark....
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Aug.22.2012
I recently relocated to San Francisco. Three decades away from my hometown area, I keep chanting: “Don’t expect it to be the same as it was in the past.” Since leaving the Bay area, I’ve lived in 30 homes in 4 countries, journeying first to the East Coast (Philadelphia Mainline) for college, then...
rebecca-lynn's picture
Aug.02.2011
I finished my novel and am in the revision process.  Exciting times.  Read more about the process HERE: www.beckyaud-jennison.com More information about the novel will be unveiled soon. I moved from the US to New Zealand hence Red Room being put on hold, but I hope to connect with more of you...
SharonWalling's picture
Nov.07.2010
Is this part of it? Feeling like a hockey puck has made a permanent home in my stomach. Is this part of it? Wanting to hear someone with your own accent. Is this part of it? Feeling ashamed that you complain your hot water only lasts 3 minutes, when so many others don’t even have hot water. Is this...
tania-hershman's picture
Aug.25.2009
Today is the day. Wow. Both cats in their cat carriers after hair-raising 2am crash as Cat No 2 pushed his way through the defenses blocking the cat flap from BOTH sides and vanished. By 8am he was back, thank goodness. Now he is singing to us of his displeasure as we do the last bits of tidying up...