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nina-schuyler's picture
May.30.2009
  The tentacles of the economic recession have squirmed their way to literary journals. In the May 15 issue of Poets & Writers, it was reported...
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beverley-bie-brahic's picture
May.30.2009
strawberries (2 boxes) organic roasting chicken with giblets ONLY ONE NECK!!! roma tomatoes (21) parsley  3 yogurt, plain, nonfat honey Guerlain...
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robert-sward's picture
May.30.2009
He calls it "the poetry wars." The little world of poetry. The pie, i.e., the poetry pie... there's never enough to go around. Awards,...
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peter-conners's picture
May.30.2009
Howdy,  I'm heading into the cradle of Dead civilization next week to celebrate GUD with Bay Area friends. If you're in the area, I hope you'll come...
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gina-collia-suzuki's picture
May.30.2009
When I asked my husband to pick up a book for me from the shelves in the living room, and he spent about fifteen minutes trying to find it despite...
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mark-f-dewitt's picture
May.30.2009
Gladwell cites disparities in math skills as means to discuss the dual importance of hard work by the individual (the 10,000 hours theme) and...
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laurel-anne-hill's picture
May.30.2009
   For those of you who haven't gone to my video page, here's the "official description" of my BayCon slide show with audio: For the love...
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anne-brooke's picture
May.30.2009
In spite of the calls of today's glorious weather, I did linger long enough in the flat to get my meditation poem written: Meditation 137 The world...
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deborah-shlian's picture
May.30.2009
Rabbit in the Moon won ForeWord Magazine’s Book of the Year Silver Medal for Mystery! According to founder and publisher, Victoria Sutherland,...
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julia-stein's picture
May.30.2009
For years adults have told students to stay in school, but not this summer.  The head ofLos Angeles Unified Schol Distrct announced that ALL summer...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Book In The Media - Let The World Spin Title: Let the Great World SpinAuthor:Colum Mc CannPaperback: 368 pages Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC;...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Book In The Media - The Magician's Elephant Title: The Magician's Elephant Author: Kate Di Camillo Yoko Tanaka (Illustrator) Hardcover: 208 pages...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Book In The Media - Exit Wound Title: Exit Wound Author:Andy McNab Hardcover: 448 pages Publisher: Bantam Press (5 Nov 2009) ISBN-10: 0593059522...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Book In The Media - Basket Case Title: Basket Case: What's Happening to Ireland's Food? Author: Philip Boucher-Hayes Author: Suzanne Campbell...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Book In The Media - The Noughties 2000 - 2009 Title: The Noughties 2000-2009: A Decade That Changed the World Author: Tim Footman Paperback: 224...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Sep.25.2009
Author Recommends Book- Olive Kitteridge  Title: Olive Kitteridge: A Novel in Stories  Author: Elizabeth Strout Author Webpage: http://www....
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waheed-sabbar's picture
Sep.25.2009
The goodbye is something unforgettable and unbearable as well. When I say goodbye to someone doesn't mean that I can forget about one way or another...
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thomas-burchfield's picture
Sep.25.2009
A thing I intensely dislike about urban living is its chronic inherent transience; the way things and people flit by, sharpen into focus and, before...
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lisa-gale-garrigues's picture
Sep.25.2009
Susan Atkins, ex-Charles Manson follower and convicted murderer of Sharon Tate, died today.  Her death brought me back to when I was fifteen years...
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fola-mordecai's picture
Sep.25.2009
    SAYING GOOD-BYE ,MY BAD HABIT   what will i do when my memory,   kept dragging me here and there,  dilly-dally me now and then,  my habit...
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