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SusanVH's picture
Feb.18.2009
I finished a terrific debut novel over the weekend, The Year The Swallows Came Early by Kathryn Fitzmaurice (Bowen Press/HarperCollins). It follows...
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Feb.18.2009
http://bjanepr.wordpress.com/2009/02/18/da-schedule-and-some-questions/ Upcoming: 03/05/09 at UC Berkeley: Art as a Form of Resistance in API...
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merrill-markoe's picture
Feb.18.2009
Doing some research last night I came upon this ad about the pesky problem of marital hygiene in an old issue of Ladies Home Journal. It features the...
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julia-stein's picture
Feb.18.2009
Throughout the fall of 2007 and winter of 2008   I've been hearing stories of teachers being laid off  in Orange County, Bay Area, Sacramento,...
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cheryl-l-snell's picture
Feb.18.2009
http://www.poetryfoundation.org/journal/feature.html?id=182841  
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susan-browne's picture
Feb.18.2009
The other day, a student in my creative writing class told me he went to the Lafayette Reservoir because I had mentioned how I love to go for a walk/...
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anne-brooke's picture
Feb.18.2009
A slight relapse on the health front this morning, I fear - my nose has a mind of its own, alas (and how I've always wanted to use "alas"...
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kristina-riggle's picture
Feb.18.2009
For four days, I dove into the AWP national conference in Chicago. AWP stands for Association of Writers and Writing Programs. I've been to writing...
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bob-levin's picture
Feb.18.2009
My personal physician, Dr. Seuss, recommended a "Tissue Mineral Analysis." I sent my hair clippings to Arizona. Arizona sent me a glossy 24...
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Feb.18.2009
When I was in college, I found myself sitting in the grove of trees by the classroom building with a friend.  We'd just left our class on Ibsen,...
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juliana-jimenez's picture
May.13.2009
El aire está humedo y el concreto empapado. Cerca a unas rocas grandes, casi de un metro de alto, casi de un metro de ancho, con grandes puntas...
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juliana-jimenez's picture
May.13.2009
¿Por qué Dios localizó todo tan cerquita entonces? Ah, claro, porque todo lo que pasa "allá abajo" siempre pasa a plena luz del día, nunca...
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juliana-jimenez's picture
May.13.2009
Se dicen te amo hace mucho tiempo. Fue un paso duro, pero ahora ese es el aire de cada día. Lo dicen como quien se aclara de la garganta una piquiña...
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juliana-jimenez's picture
May.13.2009
In the morning shift I got the Sexphone girl, luego La Cubanaza, la inconjugable, and now I get the Whisperers. That's luck. These two are a couple...
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juliana-jimenez's picture
May.13.2009
K of G I have the idea of a perfect godThis is immediate knowledge, namely, the idea is innate.Ideas are either from within or from withoutIdeas from...
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former member's picture
May.13.2009
by former member
  It's my first review (from ForeWord Magazine) of my new literary satire--The Nation's Highest Honor! Finally. I do hope Stephen Colbert and...
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May.13.2009
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diegito-vivas's picture
May.13.2009
I am back!  Not many hoorays for being back in cold Bogotá, although returning to full-on writing (as oppose to the notes I scribble in my tiny...
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ajmer-wani's picture
May.13.2009
Rise of China in the international horizon is the single-most challenge to India and the political class in India is not much concerned about it,...
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susan-brown's picture
May.13.2009
What a difference a different workspace makes.  Up until last week, CrankyWoman and I had been working in a large room with a funny, cranky scientist...
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