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terry-odell's picture
Feb.02.2009
Groundhog Day isn't a major holiday for most folks. Frankly, here in Florida, six more weeks of winter (our kind of winter) would be nice. Very nice...
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mayra-calvani's picture
Feb.02.2009
HI all, I just finished reading The Price by Alexandra Sokoloff. It's a chilling page turner. If you'd like to read it, it's up at http://...
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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Feb.02.2009
 I agree with Rep. Barney Frank, chair of the House Finance Committee, that those in Congress who are complaining the most about President Obama's...
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veronica-chater's picture
Feb.02.2009
Hurray! Today is the official birthday of my memoir, Waiting for the Apocalypse (W.W. Norton). The book is no longer a nagging idea within my own...
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cliff-burns's picture
Feb.02.2009
CBC Radio has posted my radio play "The First Room" (airing nationally Friday, February 6th; 8:43 p.m.) on the "OutFront" website...
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kellyann-f-zuzulo's picture
Feb.02.2009
In the interest of full disclosure, I got this idea from a priest.  He was discussing belief and how God wants to help you fulfill your spiritual...
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june-casagrande's picture
Feb.02.2009
harassment  NPR's Day to Day had a story this morning about widespread harassment of women in Cairo. The reporter pronounced it HAR-as-ment,...
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beverley-bie-brahic's picture
Feb.02.2009
Here's another poem, a whole one this time from The Tree House.  I love its simple myth-making, which reminds me of a poem about an old woman darning...
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deborah-shlian's picture
Feb.02.2009
As China faces its own domestic financial crisis, the leadership has received increasing criticism from within the country, most notably the December...
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anne-brooke's picture
Feb.02.2009
Goodness me, what a terribly terribly snowy world we've woken up to today. This isn't what we pay our taxes for, you know, and it's certainly not the...
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vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Apr.21.2009
First let me assure you I do not know any of the people appearing in this anecdote.  They are total strangers, and you did not hear these facts from...
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vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Apr.21.2009
"The planet is some kind of organized intelligence. It's very different from us. It's had 5- or 6-billion years to create a slow moving mind...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Apr.21.2009
I stay in the shower longer than is necessary. I allow the hot water to douse my body until it feels squeaky clean, my eyes sting, my hair matted to...
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secretagentwoman's picture
Apr.21.2009
by C? C?
Last week I made some redroom blog entries that were discovered by a very nosey family member, who took offense and made comments that I did not...
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larry-schliessmann's picture
Apr.21.2009
Originally, I planned to start this series with examples of modern authors who I feel write Noir Mysteries. However, the longer I dug through my pulp...
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sangay-glass's picture
Apr.21.2009
Music is a big part of the writing process. This is evidenced by the mile long favorite song threads that I find in forums throughout the web...
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peter-selgin's picture
Apr.21.2009
    "The king hath yesterday declared his revolution of setting a fashion for clothes which he will never alter. It will be a vest. I know not...
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ron-lavalette's picture
Apr.21.2009
I'm doing a reading tonight at the (very ) local bookstore, part of its National Poetry Month Celebration.  They usually get 30-50 people.  I'll...
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sangay-glass's picture
Apr.21.2009
If you thought being fifteen and asking someone out was hard, imagine being in Sam's shoes. Created by hard knocks from his family and society, Sam...
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lynn-liccardo's picture
Apr.21.2009
  to bring you... It's only April, and so far 2009's been a rough year for viewers in the New York metropolitan area who watch Guiding Light on WCBS...
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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.