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pavel-somov's picture
Mar.21.2009
A koan is a kind of question used as a training device in the Buddhist tradition, designed to help the aspirant attain a degree of clarity. I'm sure...
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terry-spear's picture
Mar.21.2009
A whole bunch of us paranormal romance authors are giving books away in a Full Moon of Werewolves. So pop in and comment for a chance to win. I'll be...
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jim-defilippi's picture
Mar.21.2009
As a published and critically praised author, I finally got fed up with battling agents, editors, and publishers. So, at my advanced age, I said good...
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sam-barry's picture
Mar.20.2009
"Maybe if we both lived in a different world (Womanizer, womanizer, womanizer, womanizer) It would be all good and maybe I would be your girl...
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matthew-biberman's picture
Mar.20.2009
 About a week ago, I posted a trailer for my memoir Big Sid's Vincati (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mYBsukQXOU).  Making it was one of the best...
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tanya-egan-gibson's picture
Mar.20.2009
My daughter, who is four, sleeps with books.  The little corners  somehow don't wake her up when they poke into her ribs.  She can't read yet, but by...
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stephen-evans's picture
Mar.20.2009
Thanks to the wonder of computer search functions: Open your book in your preferred word processing software. Pick a word. Any word. Find every place...
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pat-montandon's picture
Mar.20.2009
When my cardiologist called and said it was important that he speak to me right away, I thought I knew what was coming. My heart function has been...
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bill-vartnaw's picture
Mar.20.2009
I first met Carol Lee Sanchez in 1973.  She was running the Coffee Gallery Open Reading in North Beach in San Francisco, living with the poet, Paul...
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earl-merkel's picture
Mar.20.2009
This is why I love Fox News-- they look for the story inside the story. Especially when they report on the unexpectedly salacious "side...
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mary-menacho's picture
Jun.30.2009
Kicks-Like-Fawn, a Latgawa woman, is a fictional character. She lives from 1827 to 1856 in what is now the Rogue Valley of Southern Oregon. Kicks-...
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mary-menacho's picture
Jun.30.2009
Kicks-Like-Fawn, a Latgawa woman, is a fictional character. She lives from 1827 to 1856 in what is now the Rogue Valley of Southern Oregon. Kicks-...
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brenda-youngerman's picture
Jun.30.2009
Isn't it strange that when you give birth to a child you've just signed up for a lifetime job? Even if they don't like you (or worse....you don't...
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wendy-mastandrea's picture
Jun.30.2009
In the berkleemusic online course I'm taking about lyric writing, we're focusing this week on object writing. Object writing is the exercise whereby...
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wendy-mastandrea's picture
Jun.30.2009
I'm taking an online course about lyric writing.  In the first week, we focus on object writing.  Object Writing is an exercise whereby you pick an...
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wendy-mastandrea's picture
Jun.30.2009
After NaNoWriMo, I tried to get myself organized at home and put writing on the back burner. MISTAKE.  First, I put off editing until March. Then I...
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former member's picture
Jun.30.2009
by former member
Well, I've been a veritable basket case today. See, I do a lot of driving for work, okay? There are certain places I refuse to go because people can'...
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barry-eva's picture
Jun.30.2009
A BOOK AND A CHAT with Alley (YA Blogger) On tonight's "Book and a Chat" my very special guest "Ally" YA blogger extraordinaire...
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anne-laughlin's picture
Jun.30.2009
I can do nothing but admit that I'm woeful when it comes to keeping my blog updated. Lots has been happening, so let me bring you up to speed. In...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Jun.30.2009
Cap and Trade C-Span Debate -- Representative John Boehner - Ohio, reading Representative Waxman's 300+ page amendment (Ctrl-Click to...
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