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louise-marley's picture
Apr.16.2009
In response to the recent censorship scandal, the American Booksellers' Association has a response from their lawyers.  (That was fast!)  There are...
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hal-niedzviecki's picture
Apr.16.2009
It’s time for fast food Peep people. All the rage this week is a video featuring of a Domino’s Pizza employee sticking cheese in his nose before...
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wendy-nelson-tokunaga's picture
Apr.16.2009
According to the Global Post, cat cafes are all the rage in Tokyo. Japanese love their nekos (cats) and cafes with names like Nekorobi, Cat Cafe...
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julia-stein's picture
Apr.16.2009
Randa Jarrar's 2008 novel A Map of Home has its heroine a wonderful young Palestinian/Egyptian heroine Nidali rebelling against her domineering...
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anne-brooke's picture
Apr.16.2009
Managed an early shopping expedition to Godalming today as there's really no time in my action-packed day tomorrow. I attempted to stock up on Dead...
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stephen-evans's picture
Apr.16.2009
I read today (http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/africa/article6099961.ece) that scientists feel they may have finally identified the long...
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heather-catherine-hogan's picture
Apr.16.2009
Spring and Summer fashion usually involves daring yourself to bare a bit more than usual, and an old favorite usually resurfaces. The designers and...
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dale-estey's picture
Apr.16.2009
Leonard Cohen is interviewed on CBC Radio - available via the Internet. So, you can skip across the time zones the rest of the day.  The interview is...
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meg-waite-clayton's picture
Apr.16.2009
Do you blog about books? Or have a favorite book blog you follow? As the paperback of The Wednesday Sisters prepares to launch, I’ve been thinking...
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shaindel-rebekah-beers's picture
Apr.16.2009
Here's the sixth stop on my virtual book tour, On the Hood of a Cutlass Supreme. I hope you enjoy my interview with Chella Courington: http://...
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kwei-quartey's picture
Aug.06.2009
I am a capricorn, the only horoscope sign I know about. We're a determined bunch, quietly competitive, always planned out, invariably prepared,...
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ron-samul's picture
Aug.06.2009
2008 / Hybrid Publishers / paper 232p. / $25.00 How do we define our history and where does our mythology come from? And the Rat Laughed is a...
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kimberley-linstruth-beckom's picture
Aug.06.2009
Writing would be easy for me if life didn't get in the way. I can't begin to count how many times I longed for a pen and paper, or to feel the...
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meredith-morgan's picture
Aug.06.2009
Looking at the definitions of obsession and compulsion that include very negative overtones, I'm going with describing my life's animating passion:...
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diegito-vivas's picture
Aug.06.2009
Not living in Bogotá is going to mean a lot of things.  It is going to mean, first and foremost, not living around mountains.  I know before I leave...
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luciana-lhullier's picture
Aug.06.2009
Obcaecare. Latin - Ob - going towards / Caecare - to make blind. What makes me blind, figuratively, so I stop reasoning and have to go after it?...
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gary-cooper's picture
Aug.06.2009
   IN THE EVENT THE UNTHINKABLE OCCURS AND YOU FIND YOURSELF WITHOUT  THE VERY THING THAT COULD MAKE THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN LIFE AND THE LOST THEREOF...
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former member's picture
Aug.06.2009
by former member
Why this was given to me, I really don't know. The guy that gave it to me...no...shoved it at me was really worried about something. He kept looking...
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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Aug.06.2009
I'm joining all of the Red Room community in writing a short blog post on this week's topic: "What are your obsessions? Your passions? Your...
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gary-cooper's picture
Aug.06.2009
Not since the demise of Dr.King has the afro-american communnity witnessed such a world-wide outpouring of pure love for one of our own.But the...
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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.