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ken-kuhlken's picture
Apr.23.2009
I'm a fan of Kinky Friedman, who is making his second bid to become governor of Texas in 2010, and who writes and performs such country classics as...
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matt-beynon-rees's picture
Apr.23.2009
By Matt Beynon Rees, published on Global PostJERUSALEM — So, there are two eastern European guys, one from Ukraine and the other from Moldova. One of...
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anne-brooke's picture
Apr.23.2009
Am hugely pleased to say that Candy and Catharsis, my comic short story about the loves, tragedies and traumas of living in a dictionary (well, it's...
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cheryl-l-snell's picture
Apr.23.2009
My poem Signing Sympathy  is up now at www.public-republic.net/signing-sympathy.php. Public Republic is the magazine I recently learned about from...
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angela-k-nickerson's picture
Apr.23.2009
It's Cruise Week!  So far this week we've docked in Venice and Naples.  And check out the Before You Sail tips, too! It's hard to say what to do...
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marilyn-kallet's picture
Apr.23.2009
Yesterday I was racing around like a rhino, trying to get 100 things done.   Unfortunately, I rushed communications with friends and made a couple of...
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rosy-cole's picture
Apr.23.2009
...is that an oxymoron, I wonder? “Cry God for Harry, St George and England...!” And probably Wales on a good day.   Scotland, Northern Ireland...
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corinne-heather-copnick's picture
Apr.23.2009
A postscript to yesterday's blog flashed into my mind. When? In the middle of the night, of course. That's when I awakened to this disturbing thought...
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farzana-versey's picture
Apr.23.2009
I still remember how moved I was just to be at Stratford-upon-Avon, his birthplace. I wanted to touch everything – the table, the quill, the wooden...
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austin-s-camacho's picture
Apr.23.2009
I thought I'd update you on my promotional progress, and offer you free food - whether you're a mystery reader or mystery seller. Did you know that...
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jack-deeney's picture
Aug.12.2009
          Drawing by Burris Jenkins, Jr. On the Cease Fire in Korea LEST WE FORGET - JULY 27, 1953by JACK DEENEY 1....
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annette-dunlea's picture
Aug.12.2009
Ireland                  by Annette Dunlea Ireland is an island on the Atlantic Ocean, Freed from English domination independence was a promotion,...
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janie-watanabe's picture
Aug.12.2009
What is a hero? Is it someone who risks life and limb to save another person who is in a near death situation? Is it someone who rescues a family...
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cary-chrysler's picture
Aug.12.2009
   I'd say real heroes don't wear capes.  A wise teacher once said, "There are great men and women who go unknown.  Their contemporaries ignore...
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christin-rice's picture
Aug.12.2009
                His tumbly brown hair fell in his eyes as he wiped the already spotless counter down.  Jonny wished someday to become the guy that...
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richard-martin's picture
Aug.12.2009
Yes, my hero is me. I don't mean that as a compliment. I don't mean it as conceitedness. I'm not a stuffy person. I mean only that it's both...
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lisa-threadgill's picture
Aug.12.2009
Two years ago this coming November, I quit smoking.  In fairness to myself, or what may be the tiniest bit of remaining denial, I didn’t smoke a lot...
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red-room-well-red's picture
Aug.12.2009
  The results of our Newsletter Poll are in! Thanks to everyone who participated. Here's how you answered this question: "In this troubled...
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ben-campbell's picture
Aug.12.2009
My Mentor, King George the Inexhaustible Mentor and friend King George was an exemplary example for me of fearlessness intertwined with endurance. He...
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annette-dunlea's picture
Aug.12.2009
  Perfume by Annette Dunlea Perfume by Annette J Dunlea Pamela Looney was a pretty Dublin lady who married a nice local man Shane Guinness. He...
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Red Room Blogs banner photograph (at the top of the page) is of writer Ernest Hemingway with Lady Duff Twysden, Hadley Hemingway, and three unidentified people at a cafe in Pamplona, Spain, during the Fiesta of San Fermin in July 1925; photograph used courtesy of the Ernest Hemingway Collection, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.