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gina-misiroglu's picture
Mar.03.2009
As I was reading USA Today's discussion of the upcoming spy thriller Salt, and Angelina Jolie's starring role in it, I was reminded how much I love...
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corinne-heather-copnick's picture
Mar.03.2009
So far, writing a best seller has eluded me. True, I've written several works that have been well received, including poetry, plays, books, articles...
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susan-henderson's picture
Mar.03.2009
Today, I’d like you to meet Ann Kingman, a book lover, blogger, and District Sales Manager for one of the major publishing houses. We’ll be talking...
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lynn-ruth-miller's picture
Mar.03.2009
THE OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL THE 2009 SEASON: SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW AND A BIG BRASS BAND   There is something magic about driving up to...
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deborah-grabien's picture
Mar.03.2009
Red like a bright red shiny thing: ecoutez! The cover for While My Guitar Gently Weeps. Yes, I love it.
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stephen-evans's picture
Mar.03.2009
Ignored, yes. Disparaged, yes. Ridiculed, yes. Fired, no. I guess that's a plus.
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kathryn-stripling-byer's picture
Mar.03.2009
Singing Us Back to Ourselves Kathryn Stripling Byer Writers have this quaint idea that words matter. Quaint because many people no longer seem to...
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steve-hauk's picture
Mar.03.2009
Why aren't there films and plays and books about him, his name on everyone's lips, and kids, especially black kids, wanting to grow up to be like...
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michael-l-schmicker's picture
Mar.03.2009
By night I was a writer. By day I was a discontented  school teacher. The monsoon weather matched my pissy personal life. From May through October,...
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robert-sward's picture
Mar.03.2009
Author of the just-published Ceramics Monthly article, “Inspiration Made Manifest: Coeleen Kiebert,” (March, 2009), I’m in what Ms. Kiebert, a well-...
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dan-hays's picture
May.31.2009
I'm working right now on my next book.  It's about a series of incidents which happened with my grandmother when I was 8 years old.  She asked me...
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quenntis-ashby's picture
May.31.2009
And I’m proud of it! Thank you for letting me sit on you every day, for cushioning me while I write this and many other things.   I have great toes...
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cat-connor's picture
May.31.2009
Some of you know I have been working on the next book, which is terrorbyte. It follows killerbyte (as it would) and is now with my publisher... and I...
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diegito-vivas's picture
May.31.2009
20.
1. Dishwashing as meditation.  I discovered this practice while I was living in an apartment with a less-than-enthusiastic dishwasher, and ended up...
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luciana-lhullier's picture
May.31.2009
 I was just reading John Braun´s post, about prayer, and the image that came to my mind was the one of soccer players in Brazil, holding hands in a...
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margery-bensey's picture
May.31.2009
Rugby's spring festival was in mid-May. We thought of going, but didn't, because there were too many other places to go in May. Going to Rugby would...
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g-lyles's picture
May.31.2009
I believe in the power of truth, even when that truth convicts one's own soul to know him/herself better to become better.  We live our lives in New...
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jo-anne-vandermeulen's picture
May.31.2009
If you're using images under Google for pasting into your blog posts, you may be infringing on copyrights. Here's how to find images from Flickr. You...
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jo-anne-vandermeulen's picture
May.31.2009
Now you get to be a fly on the wall. Who's wall? Everyone's wall who's talking about you. How? Sign up for these two alerts and fill in key words. So...
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jo-anne-vandermeulen's picture
May.31.2009
Today, on *Conquer All Obstacles* I've displayed it in a different format than from the usual. Just for a change, I thought I'd present an...
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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.