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leslie-carol-roberts's picture
Apr.20.2009
I should be doing something else -- either reading through some the letters and notes of long-dead botanist Alice Eastwood or walking through the...
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alex-grant's picture
Apr.20.2009
Grateful thanks to Red Room for the front-page placement of my eight-poem feature from the most recent issue of The Missouri Review.  I've been too...
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anne-brooke's picture
Apr.20.2009
Lordy but it’s been a miserable day today. The shock of being back at work has been almost too much for me and I feel completely overwhelmed and...
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chris-rodell's picture
Apr.20.2009
At the risk of alienating one of my 11 confirmed readers, I’m about to get serious. I know about 10 percent of my entire readership, a good buddy...
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a-colin-wright's picture
Apr.20.2009
In everything I write I want to create works above all that relate to the general meaning and purpose of life. I wouldn’t necessarily claim to be...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Apr.20.2009
We just returned from a wonderful weekend in Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach, NC. I'd never been to either place, and since my current work-in-...
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terry-spear's picture
Apr.20.2009
I still have two contracted books to write and a requested YA to read over before I send it in, but Legend of the White Wolf rewrites are done! I...
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farzana-versey's picture
Apr.20.2009
It irritates me sometimes when I collect souvenirs. Most of them are opened in the flush of excitement upon returning from a journey and then put...
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jayanti-tamm's picture
Apr.20.2009
Friday night’s reading at the Mercantile Library was a tremendous success! The room was packed, and we had people standing at the back. I was so...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Apr.20.2009
It's a hot tamale, as they say.  In fact, I can tell you that it's 75 degrees outside at 6.15 am in Oakland, CA.  All night, we slept under nothing,...
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alexandra-bosurgi's picture
Aug.10.2009
I recently read Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother & Other Botanical Atrocities as part of our Red Room staff book club, and...
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david-estep's picture
Aug.10.2009
On July 16th, at the Aladdin Shrine Center, Columbus, Ohio, 2009 National Indie Award winning authors Marala Scott and Tre Parker (In Our House,...
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john-braun's picture
Aug.10.2009
Wow. Big news in money this week. Apparently, an author is suing Oprah Winfrey for $1 Trillion for plagiarizing his work and selling 650 million...
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fr-heyward-ewart-ph-d's picture
Aug.10.2009
I have long believed that no psychotherapist can facilitate real change without a supernatural anointing. In other words, counseling and...
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asma-abdurraoof's picture
Aug.10.2009
I finally woke up today. I will not take it anymore; I will get on with my life. “GET OUT OF THE BED!!!” I screamed at myself, I...
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barbara-boyer's picture
Aug.10.2009
Lately with my in boxes and pages/comments sections being bombarded with "Listen to me; visit my page; I can make it happen for you; Join my...
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rosemary-dibattista's picture
Aug.10.2009
Honestly, I don't know what I'd do for fun if The New York Times didn't piss me off at least once a week. I'm a regular and avid reader of the Book...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Aug.10.2009
August 10   MORTIFICATION    Lime with envy, I built a wall around.  Love and hate are enclosed, brick and stone.  Rigor of extremities, the...
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sue-glasco's picture
Aug.09.2009
A weekend of memories and good times ended with worship last night and this morning at the 100th anniversary celebration of Pennsylvania Avenue...
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doug-brooks's picture
Aug.09.2009
Welcome to my new blog! I've decided to take a more personal approach to my new blogs and talk to you all as if you were my family... so what up fam...
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