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lisa-alcalay-klug's picture
Feb.11.2009
This weekend, I'm heading to Limmud LA, the festival of Jewish learning, community and volunteerism. I'm presenting a pair of sessions on my book,...
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craig-clevenger's picture
Feb.11.2009
A synopsis of my forthcoming novel: A young boy sits alone one evening watching television. A news report airs the discovery of a murdered young...
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porochista-khakpour's picture
Feb.11.2009
http://www.thedailybeast.com/blogs-and-stories/2009-02-11/what-i-saw-at-the-revolution/ It's all about the Iranian Revolution (it's the 30th...
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michelle-richmond's picture
Feb.11.2009
I wrote the following piece for THE RUMPUS, as part of a compilation of writers' reflections on John Updike, which originally appeared on February 2...
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anthony-s-policastro's picture
Feb.11.2009
By Anthony S. Policastro The Jenkins Group, an independent publishing services company, says four out of five people they surveyed said they believe...
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robert-gray's picture
Feb.11.2009
I am well aware that the poem below does not adhere well to the rules of haiku, aside from the 5-7-5 format, but I'm okay with that...   we...
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lucy-coats's picture
Feb.11.2009
The 'D' word. Depression. The one British people seem to have such difficulty talking about. It has held me helpless in its jaws for some little...
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michael-l-schmicker's picture
Feb.11.2009
On the night of May 11, 1969, I found myself flying over Vietnam on Pan Am 1 bound for Bangkok. The cabin was dark, everyone dozing. I peered out the...
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ugo-mattei's picture
Feb.11.2009
   Col Sharvit-Baruch and the Rules of Engagement Israeli University Welcomes "War Crimes" Colonel By JONATHAN COOK  Counterpunch February...
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phil-bronstein's picture
Feb.11.2009
During his second take-it-to-the-people appearance this morning in Ft. Myers, Fla, President Obama mentioned that "last night, I addressed the...
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jitu-rajgor's picture
May.04.2009
  Last Monday there was a big event in our family. My elder sister’s daughter ‘Zarna’ a Neuro Physio Therapist, get married to Dr. Ronak, a Physician...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
May.04.2009
I choose Peacock Blue stockings to wear today and a vibrant orange sweater. Denim skirt. I slip a ring onto my middle finger, a zig zag of turquoise...
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terra-moore's picture
May.04.2009
I have tried for the last 8 years to understand how difficult it is to be a step-parent, but I am coming up empty.  I myself am a step-parent to a 14...
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jana-mcburney-lin's picture
May.04.2009
Last week, I got an e-blast from a parent at the elementary school about a strange car which followed the school bus the previous day. The male...
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sangay-glass's picture
May.04.2009
I was in a forum discussion the other day about point of view (POV) in sex scenes. Pat Black, author of Snarl gets the gold star for funniest. POV of...
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former member's picture
May.04.2009
by former member
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124139838660282045.html#mod=djemEditorialPage
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paul-west's picture
May.04.2009
I just got a great review of my latest query letter. She suggested I send it out not to just agents of YA, but agents of adult novels too. She also...
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amira-nagati's picture
May.04.2009
To resemble the treeI had to be free,To flow with the airShe released her hair,Together we bendTogether we dance in the wind.When the wind blows...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
May.04.2009
May 4   DESSERT    I have to be my own appetizer; I have to be the thing that entices and intrigues me.  I must be the roughage, the salad full of...
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wilbert-edgil-romena's picture
May.04.2009
  A story was told about a wise young boy who lived with his grandfather. The boy who was furious about his grandfather’s wisdom, tries to trick...
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