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chris-rodell's picture
Feb.16.2009
I could see the driver behind me shaking his head in a slow scold as I lowered the power window to hand the homeless guy a $5. I was crawling through...
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heather-catherine-hogan's picture
Feb.16.2009
I love coffee.  I drink way too much coffee.  I don't like Starbuck's, nor Peet's.  My favorite place to get coffee is the Circle K.  They brew Kona...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Feb.16.2009
A flight of fancy I used to like to follow was the "whatever happened to..." question.  Whatever happened to that kid in fifth grade who...
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terry-spear's picture
Feb.16.2009
I'm at Nita Wick's blog site today. The font is hard to read/color of text against background. This is important when you have a blog/website set up...
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SusanVH's picture
Feb.16.2009
It's official. Flak Jacket Rock, the rock band-in-combat story I helped Vietnam vet Dean Kohler write for HarperCollins, has a new title, Rock '...
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stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Feb.16.2009
It's President's Day, and now that I am nearly 40, I started wondering why exactly we have a President's Day. What's it good for? I got to thinking...
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lucy-coats's picture
Feb.16.2009
"How strange that we have to make these public declarations of our secrets,' said Ted Hughes in a letter to a friend, with reference to the...
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pauline-rowson's picture
Feb.16.2009
I'm delighted to learn that my marine mystery crime novel featuring the flawed and rugged Inspector Horton, The Suffocating Sea, has been selected as...
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lisa-shearin's picture
Feb.16.2009
Writers' Brain Gush -- I know it sounds disgusting, but to a writer with a looming deadline, it's a VERY good (though an embarrassing and potentially...
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ugo-mattei's picture
Feb.16.2009
The economic ministers of the G7 met in Rome and called for the following; a) to develop some "legal standards" for the global governance...
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huntington-sharp's picture
May.10.2009
One of the unexpected pleasures of being an editor at Red Room has been enjoying the sweet profile photos some authors and members put up of...
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ron-lavalette's picture
May.10.2009
Twice in two days he's heard the words hoodwink, flabbergast. Today he imagines or thinks he imagines the voice of an angel. Almost anything passes.
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mary-wilkinson's picture
May.10.2009
I had forgotten that feeling of eating outdoors. The sun of evening time still warm on  my back, the appetite heightened by the air and the birdsong...
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lana-nieves's picture
May.10.2009
The reaction to my first essay about the soap opera antiheroine was so pleasantly surprising, and thought-provoking, I've decided it would not be...
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kathleen-fuller-ph-d's picture
May.10.2009
An Urgent-Time Sensitive -Get my masterpiece  Not Your Mother’s Diet with thousands in Bonus  Gifts- good for May 12th only when you buy my book....
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luciana-lhullier's picture
May.10.2009
Since it´s Mother´s Day in many countries, including Brazil, and I´m a mother, I think it´d be just about fair if I were granted a wish. Any jinn...
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keiko-amano's picture
May.10.2009
Growing up, my mother equaled my nightmare.  We disagreed and fought.  She loved ocha (tea ceremony), but I hated it.  She often ended up saying to...
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nancybrady's picture
May.10.2009
Last night I finished them.  Well, actually I finished Rick Riordan's The Last Olympian, Friday night (late) and finished Whoever Fights Monsters by...
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sasha-mullins's picture
May.10.2009
There's a short review of my book in American Iron Magazine June 2009 by Genevieve. Yippeee! She's the self-proclaimed world leader of women in...
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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
May.10.2009
Happy Mother's Day to all mothers, daughters, and sons!  (Hope I'm not leaving anyone out)It's time to salute the best mom's in literature, films,...
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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.