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rosy-cole's picture
Mar.27.2009
          Miss Dickinson, who spoke of drowning Should have consulted Robert Browning, Youth's crystal vision turned to...
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kristen-j-tsetsi's picture
Mar.27.2009
(This entry was first published here.) I seem to have put myself in a sticky spot: I want to be represented by an agent and sold by a publisher, but...
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terry-odell's picture
Mar.27.2009
Quotes about thinking (and lack of), prompted by this Niels Bohr's quip: No, no, you're not thinking, you're just being logical.  People demand...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Mar.27.2009
I do not like the marketplace, the haggle, the barter, the trade.  I do not like offering you less for what you want, even if I think what you have...
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tania-hershman's picture
Mar.27.2009
(Cross-posted with TaniaWrites) I find as I grow into this writing life, things shift and change, and the latest shift is towards something I have...
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abdelwahab-hammoudi's picture
Mar.27.2009
"The Installation of Love"    Installing Love on the Human Computer:  Tech Support: Yes, how can I help you? Customer: Well, after much...
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john-parker-oughton's picture
Mar.27.2009
  "The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary announced this month that it has committed punctuational genocide...
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michael-l-schmicker's picture
Mar.26.2009
School ended March 28, 1970, and with it my embarrassing teaching career. “I can’t wait to get out of there,” I told Ernie that morning as we...
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john-erwin-doerper's picture
Mar.26.2009
Today was a day like many others, with only a minor difference: I’m fighting off the tail end of a cold season bug, which turned out to be a rather...
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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Mar.26.2009
Why would anyone consider connecting Obama's treasury secretary with George W. Bush's former vice-president? Well, stay tuned, because Treasury...
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wende-plante-aka-billy-joe's picture
Jul.10.2009
On July 4th I spent the day with two people whom I love very much.  One is 75 the other is 73.  They both were married before, both had family. 27...
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ugonna-wachuku's picture
Jul.10.2009
Prologue "Man is born free; and everywhere he is in chains." ~ Jean Jacques Rousseau "The desire to be as civil as possible is a...
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karin-shah's picture
Jul.10.2009
I’m counting the days until the RWA National conference. I go almost every year. I learn a ton from the workshops, have a great time with friends,...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jul.10.2009
As I plan to visit New York in October with my family I discovered today that I have to fill out an advance form online called the ESTA. Apparently,...
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brenda-youngerman's picture
Jul.10.2009
I'm about to be kicked out of a hotel that is "pet friendly" because my dog barked too much last night. Now how can you say you're pet...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Jul.10.2009
A series of unpredictable alliances could conspire to disrupt the yellow jersey hopes of Lance Armstrong and his Astana team on the seventh stage of...
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joanna-waugh's picture
Jul.10.2009
BLIND FORTUNE has won the May, 2009 New Covey Cover Award for "Most Eye-Catching" and "Most Artistic" cover. Check out the...
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john-braun's picture
Jul.10.2009
Time magazine's Joan Grillo made a very important statement in an article on Honduras this week. She said, Honduran President Manuel Zelaya (who...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Jul.10.2009
July 10   REGENERATION     When I am grabbed by the extremity of my thinking I drop my mind like a reptilian tail.  My feet believe they are in no...
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judy-ann-almonares's picture
Jul.10.2009
The day has come when aspiring Student Council candidates will have to lay aside their weapons of campaign and leave the fate of the victor in 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.