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Mar.26.2009
Poetry Production Continues to Boost Sagging Economy   New York: Yes, it's true.  During a visit to what's left of Wall Street, Canada's...
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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Mar.26.2009
 Last night, I went to an event sponsored by the ACLU, in San Francisco, and I happened to be talking with a gentleman who is a jazz afficionado...
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john-parker-oughton's picture
Mar.26.2009
In my humble opinion, the role of poetry is to surprise and delight us with new ways of seeing and saying things ... it's not to repeat what we...
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christine-hamm's picture
Mar.26.2009
Spontaneous Generation Ginger tea, scraped from some humming clump at the bottom of a glass jar. Hot. Yellow. Toothy. It stings the palate, tastes...
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lance-m-foster's picture
Mar.26.2009
Chapter 4 is now up...in which Joe learns from an oldtimer about the dangers in opening the old mine
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chris-rodell's picture
Mar.26.2009
The year 2008 proved a tremendous boost in my life-long ambition to die broke. I’ve always hoped that I'd spend whatever I'd earn in life and cash...
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a-w-hill's picture
Mar.26.2009
  Do women use sex for barter? I hear a resounding "Well, Duh!" from my imaginary audience--males and females both. But for someone like...
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sal-glynn's picture
Mar.26.2009
(NOTE: Charles Darwin will celebrate the 150th anniversary of his THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES in November. This is a worthwhile book to have and read but...
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louise-marley's picture
Mar.26.2009
Here's a sample of Tom Christenson's glossary of terms for writers.  If it doesn't make you grin, you haven't published yet!   A ADVANCE...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Mar.26.2009
Try as I might, practice as I will, I can't quite get rid of the tendency to slam shut a newspaper or turn off the computer when I read about another...
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kathryn-musselwhite's picture
Jul.07.2009
I love Ugly Betty as much as nearly every girl I know, but god, when will American TV shows stop repeating the formula of having an opening sequence...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jul.07.2009
I hadn't an iota what to make for dinner but, nevertheless, I drove to the fish market on the other side of town in search of some ideas. When I was...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Jul.07.2009
Stage 4, Team Time Trial for the 2009 Tour de France start for Team Robo Bank. Image Credit: steephill.tv TDF Stage Four - Team...
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lisa-gale-garrigues's picture
Jul.07.2009
Now here's a delectable word, one of those words that are crisscrossed and bundled up with meaning: spell. Hmm. Wonder what would happen if I opened...
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nancybrady's picture
Jul.07.2009
Our local library is jumping this summer with creative ideas for activities and reading.  Besides their summer reading program for both kids and...
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john-braun's picture
Jul.07.2009
I can't be the only one to notice that there is a large segment of the media that is hitting the Michael Jackson story from the "There is too...
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judy-ann-almonares's picture
Jul.07.2009
High school life, oh my high school life...is so boring. This period is supposed to be the most fun in a person's educational years. wasn't it? Geez...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Jul.07.2009
July 7   COLD AND FLU SEASON     The spiritual cold and flu season is upon me.  I am awash in reaction and confusion.  I have been overexposed to the...
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stephane-mot's picture
Jul.07.2009
My definition of humor is the ability to accept death in general and one's weakness in particular, in order to make life in general more bearable,...
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tomi-akinyanmi's picture
Jul.07.2009
A Worthy Legacy is on Blog tour July 5 - 18, 2009. For a list of tour stops and dates visit http://www.aworthylegacy.com/tour.htm
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