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randy-stapilus's picture
Apr.24.2009
The new SRBA reference is coming close to publication. If all goes as planned, it should be out and available within a couple of weeks.
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phil-bronstein's picture
Apr.24.2009
Note to Bill O'Reilly: Iowa is the new San Francisco. I can barely write that sentence without my hands shaking at the thought of the city I grew up...
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louise-young's picture
Apr.24.2009
A few years ago I spent several weeks outside of Chinle, Arizona, camped on the rim of Canyon de Chelly.  I had come there to learn Navajo weaving, a...
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arlene-goldbard's picture
Apr.24.2009
The most-forwarded article award for this week goes to "The Creativity Stimulus" by my friend Jeff Chang, which appears in the May 4, 2009...
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michael-l-schmicker's picture
Apr.24.2009
Two weeks before Christmas, I walked into Seagrave’s office and handed him a story called “Twelve Hours on the Ho Chi Minh Trail.” In it was...
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charles-a-ray's picture
Apr.24.2009
     Texting, twitter and all the other ubiquitous instant messaging methods are surely going to spell the death of the written language; or it would...
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nina-schuyler's picture
Apr.24.2009
Yesterday, I was working with a student on her short story. At some point, she sighed deeply and said, "I don't know what I'm doing. I have so...
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g-willow-wilson's picture
Apr.24.2009
Friends and colleagues, As most of you know, the first volume of my comic book series AIR debuted last month. Drawn by the incomparable MK Perker,...
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christopher-meeks's picture
Apr.24.2009
Last night I attended a panel at USC entitled "The Changing Face of Publication," hosted by one of my favorite novelists, Gina Nahai (Cry...
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angela-k-nickerson's picture
Apr.24.2009
Thanks for joining me for Cruise Week!  We launched with some tips for Before You Set Sail.  And so far we've made stops in Venice, Naples, Rome, and...
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vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Aug.14.2009
This morning I struggled to wake up because my dream had me so anxious, I really needed a break. Not only that I was so tense I could barely look...
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sukanya-adiseshan's picture
Aug.13.2009
8 years isn't that long in Indian judicial terms. Eye-witnessed murders, rapes and even acts of terrorism have frequently taken longer to...
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camille-alaimo's picture
Aug.13.2009
The Id, the Ego and the Superego; Freud RevisitedA Gastronomic Point of View By Camille Alaimo         The three characters alternated roles...
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vicki-larson's picture
Aug.13.2009
Once there was a boy. There wasn’t anything particularly unusual about him when he was born, but his parents, like most parents, believed him to be...
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candie-white's picture
Aug.13.2009
There is no way to go about this clearly subjective statement without being brutally blunt; if you are against healthcare reform than you are either...
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brenda-youngerman's picture
Aug.13.2009
Have you ever noticed how loud the silence is? Or how light the dark really is? Have you ever really sat back and taken notice of everything that is...
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zhong-tseng's picture
Aug.13.2009
As far as I think, ‘Hero’ is one type of person who is a bit difficult to define. In movies like Batman or Superman or Spiderman, the word ‘hero’...
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michael-tymn's picture
Aug.13.2009
        Clearly, we live in an era of moral decadence, a time of egocentricity, intolerance, hatred, hypocrisy, disorder, flux, strife, chaos, and...
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red-hot-publishing-news's picture
Aug.13.2009
INTERNATIONAL NEWS "A newspaper produced entirely by women in rural India is among the winners of the UNESCO International Literacy Prizes this...
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barry-eva's picture
Aug.13.2009
Views, Reviews and Weird Nature News So what have I got to offer you in this weeks "Views, Reviews and for a change some Nature News VIEWS:...
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