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heather-catherine-hogan's picture
Feb.22.2009
I was forced into reality this weekend.  It has taken fifteen years for me to admit this out loud, in my head, and to people I love.  I wonder why. ...
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anne-brooke's picture
Feb.22.2009
A day focused on words today, or at least writing or thinking about them. Which has to be a good thing. First off, I've written a poem about magpies...
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lucy-coats's picture
Feb.22.2009
the author is away doing school visits and riding on gondolas, so i'm taking my chance and getting my paws on the computer. willow the dastardly...
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robert-sward's picture
Feb.22.2009
Structure in art implies inevitability. (My podiatrist father.) -    Meditation: Silence and the inner shout of joy. The voice of God in everything....
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darlene-arden's picture
Feb.21.2009
I looked at the date of my last post here and wondered why it has been so long since I last posted. Where has the time gone? Good question. I can...
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robert-sward's picture
Feb.21.2009
Going through journal from Feb., 2007... transcribing, deciding what to keep, what to toss... startled to find entry, "Today I begin the great...
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barbara-alexandra-szerlip's picture
Feb.21.2009
     Few things stir the imagination more than the notion of buried or sunken treasure.     Earlier this month, it was announced that the HMS Victory...
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angela-k-nickerson's picture
Feb.21.2009
Today on my home blog I am writing about Sea Ranch, a fantastic seaside community in California.   Check it out:  http://aknickerson.blogspot.com/...
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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Feb.21.2009
 Nothing new in the announcement that the Bush White House has recently stumbled upon more e-mails documenting its activities during its 8 year...
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robert-sward's picture
Feb.21.2009
 See Gloria Alford's website http://www.gloriaalford.com for more, but she's preparing a new exhibit, Chips & Hieroglyphs: Reimagining Art...
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lana-nieves's picture
May.20.2009
"Test all things and hold fast to that which is good"1 Thessalonians 5:21 In the gay vernacular, the terms "top" and "bottom...
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meilin-miranda's picture
May.19.2009
The Guenor Rebellion: The day of the battle, the King’s two generals surveyed the gathered enemy from a rise behind the camp; Ardenil saw nothing but...
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michael-boehm's picture
May.19.2009
My wife and I bought our first house a year ago on the rocky, blustery, chilly hiltops overlooking the Pacific Ocean.  The house was a solid,...
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quenntis-ashby's picture
May.19.2009
I sincerely apologize to everyone who read my recent blog post and subsequent article titled "Rape me!" It was not (and never will be) my...
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quenntis-ashby's picture
May.19.2009
This model is mute. She is his muse while she is silent. The only sounds permitted are those in the writer’s imagination. The sound of her beating...
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anne-putnam's picture
May.19.2009
Months ago, a friend of mine read a book on writing memoir by Natalie Goldberg, called Old Friend From Far Away, and when she finished it she...
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luis-blasini's picture
May.19.2009
  Edison James was a new friend of mine that had just been hired a week ago at my job. He recently moved to San Diego from Dallas, Texas and new...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
May.19.2009
The rain was still bucketing down this morning and it was so heavy that it caused puddles to form the size of mini oceans out by the blue gates. But...
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paul-west's picture
May.19.2009
For a chapter of my current WIP, I've been trying to write insulting parodies of old songs that adolescent boys might sing to a girl they find...
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laura-essendine's picture
May.19.2009
I've joined Red Room in the hope of hooking up with other authors, particularly those writing contemporary women's fiction.   If there's anyone out...
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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.