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jon-clinch's picture
Apr.07.2009
Kings of the Earth, my new novel, just sold to Random House.Here's the run-down...Impoverished, illiterate, and rooted to the land, the three Proctor...
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aberjhani's picture
Apr.07.2009
For a salute to The Poets of the Angels Please Click here  For the conclusion of The Great Old Man Mystical Poet on the Mountain, continue reading...
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phil-bronstein's picture
Apr.07.2009
It's embarrassing how far behind we are on this growing national trend when we're usually so ahead of the cultural curve. Something like 75...
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lisa-alcalay-klug's picture
Apr.07.2009
Top Ten In the pre-Passover blur, Cool Jew is once again on the Amazon's bestseller list: #6 in Books > Entertainment > Humor > Religion.
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kirsten-imani-kasai's picture
Apr.07.2009
Between the Twittering I should do but avoid, the Facebook posting, which I should avoid but can't stay away from, the neglected blogs, for which I...
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anne-brooke's picture
Apr.07.2009
Heck, you could probably write this blog yourselves. Sorry if I'm being hugely repetitive (I am, I am ...!). Um, well, a rough night followed by a...
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robert-todd-felton's picture
Apr.07.2009
On the eve of my fortieth birthday, I am thinking about the path I want to take for the next forty years. I am crossing my fingers for the wonderful...
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farzana-versey's picture
Apr.07.2009
She was a striptease artist, an exotic lap dancer titillating men in nightclubs across Milan. Today, she is a nun. Anna Nobili found her new calling...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Apr.07.2009
Because of the kidney and anemia scare of late February, I have been the purest form of human being of late.  I could be an astronaut, I'm so clean--...
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talia-carner's picture
Apr.07.2009
            If you have received a negative review on Amazon, one that it is clearly nasty and ignorant, one that demonstrates that the reader has an...
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brenda-youngerman's picture
Jul.26.2009
Do you remember what it was like to be seventeen? I do! It was horrible. I think Janis Ian summed it up best in her song 'Seventeen' - now how many...
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luciana-lhullier's picture
Jul.26.2009
This poem was translated from O homem; as viagens,  by Carlos Drummond de Andrade.         Man, little Earth animal, gets bored...
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thomas-burchfield's picture
Jul.26.2009
The following is a humorous shard of gimcrackery I wrote in the late 1990s for an e-mail column I had then. A recent review showed it still had the...
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brian-mckee's picture
Jul.26.2009
Besides working a lot lately, I've been quite entertained by reality. Yesterday while eating dinner with the window open behind me, my wife sitting...
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former member's picture
Jul.26.2009
by former member
             Every time I read a new book, I find myself comparing it to a gem I have discovered, one that will stand the test of time in my mind....
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nancy-kaiser's picture
Jul.26.2009
I’m thrilled to be doing my first interview outside North America on Tuesday when I’m a guest of Debbie Kiely’s from England...
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meredith-morgan's picture
Jul.26.2009
For years, the biggest obstacle preventing me from growing as a writer was the old saw: "write what you know." I interpreted that to mean...
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former member's picture
Jul.26.2009
by former member
Dear Readers:     Each day, I began my mornings with a cup of coffee, and read the news. I was so saddened this morning to learn about the death of...
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barbara-boyer's picture
Jul.26.2009
"In order to understand the choices a person makes today, we must know the choices that brought them to this day." Courage of Fear, Barbara...
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josh-friedberg's picture
Jul.26.2009
Music geek’s encycplopedia: the best of country by Josh Friedberg Country music has a bad rap. Today, radio confections have more pop polish than...
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