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robert-todd-felton's picture
Sep.26.2008
Photographing Literary Landmarks One of my favorite parts of the three books I have done in the past four years is doing the photography. I have had the great fortune to photograph the Alcott’s Fruitlands farmhouse at sunrise on a cold January morning, William Butler Yeats’ Galway tower in the...
susan-brown's picture
Sep.26.2008
This is a clip from my daughter's online journal.  I put it here because I thought it was so funny.  My lovely daughter down south, working hard to undo all those negative impressions of Americans generated by that megalomaniac in the White House.  I figure this isn't plagiarism, I'm her mother and...
jorge-richard-guerrero's picture
Sep.24.2008
Thirty-two school directors of AMA College, ACLA and ABE in the whole Philippines successfully hit their school quota and maintained quality performance. One of them is my sister, Imee Jessica Nicolas, school director for Laoag campus. As a part of their incentive, they were given a free trip to...
justin-vela's picture
Sep.22.2008
Helsinki-I was shirtless wearing a bulletproof vest and flannel pants at a party a few weeks ago here in Helsinki and was asked by a Finn what it was that I liked so much about Finland. "The functionalism," I replied. Things work here in Finland. You can get around and find what you are...
justin-vela's picture
Sep.21.2008
Helsinki-Two days ago I got rejected by the Russians. It felt like an incredibly personal thing, to be denied entry to their country. My visa application had been sent to the consulate in Turkuu, Finland, a tiny place where I'd thought they wouldn't pay too close attention, but it hadn't mattered...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Sep.20.2008
Busy with adventures in TV, film, magazines, websites.<> DOCUMENTARIES  Official production on Istanbul-based VTR’s film about the making of Expat Harem will begin in October, destined for the Istanbul European Culture Capital 2010 celebrations.  Designed as a 90-minute film in four 23-...
gayle-hansen's picture
Sep.18.2008
In her RedRoom Blog posting on September 15, 2008http://www.redroom.com/blog/susan-browne/missive-crescent-city#comment-10908Susan Browne wrote “Elk Crossing sign!  Are they kidding?  But I slowed down.  And then I saw an elk.  What a grand creature, pacing elegantly across the lawn of someone's...
sue-glasco's picture
Sep.17.2008
   Traveling north on highways through eastern Georgia, we stopped at a roadside stand of an orchard owner for directions, a bag of apples, and a jar of sugarless Muscatine jelly, which has added the sweet grape flavor to our breakfast toast here at Woodsong. I also couldn’t resist a paper bag of...
marilyn-kallet's picture
Sep.15.2008
I have a new book coming out this January, Packing Light: New and Selected Poems (Black Widow Press).   And I have contracted to do several out of town readings.   Some of them are paid readings.   Others I'm just doing to get the book out into the world.   I wonder how other writers manage this--...
lynn-ruth-miller's picture
Sep.08.2008
SO YOU WANT TO BE PART OF THE EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL You have a great show that you love. Perhaps it is a one person show (the kind I always do) or maybe you are part of a terrific, dynamic group that does top notch drama, a musical or sketch comedy. All your friends rave about the production...