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Jan.22.2009
by Susana Montanares M.   I am a body without a soul,a hungry corpse of desire,a caress converted into torture. I am an autumn leaf,the trampled cry...
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geri-spieler's picture
Jan.22.2009
In the span of 18 months, Sara Jane Moore went from being a housewife in Danville to a wannabe political assassin in San Francisco....
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Jan.22.2009
Wow, these cool new post it index cards sure do make my outlines neater! Kind of boring, compared to my old cut and paste method (see a picture of me...
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jennifer-lyn-king's picture
Jan.22.2009
A song popular some years ago by Soul 2 Soul entitled Keep On Movin’ was a favorite of mine. The beat kept moving with a catchy rhythm, and the...
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louise-marley's picture
Jan.22.2009
From Publishers Lunch.  The bold text is mine.  Mr. Grossman has said this better than I ever could: Time: What Publishing Will Look Like? Lev...
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dale-estey's picture
Jan.22.2009
John Mortimer, Barrister and Writer Who Created Rumpole, Dies at 85 Press Association, via Associated Press John Mortimer, left, and Leo McKern,...
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alethea-d-eason's picture
Jan.22.2009
Thursday, January 22, 2009 My house, the second in a row of brick casitas, sits above a small canyon on the edge of a barrio called Los Romeros, a...
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james-buchanan's picture
Jan.22.2009
It is never easy to describe a place I have never seen. I have tried to see as much as I can during my life, but the fact remains that I have never...
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dale-estey's picture
Jan.22.2009
Books Unbound by Lev Grossman  (Excerpts) A lot of headlines and blogs to the contrary, publishing isn't dying. But it is evolving, and so radically...
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allen-p-adamson's picture
Jan.22.2009
How much did social networking have to do with the fact that we watched Barack Obama sworn in as the 44th president of the United States? From this...
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former member's picture
Apr.05.2009
by former member
"People lose weight if they lower calories, but it does not matter how." According to recently published study in the New England Journal...
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jaqueline-lage's picture
Apr.05.2009
O tempo passa. O frio aumenta. A dor continua. Um dia conheci o significado da palavra "esperança", talvez, "temperança", hoje...
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Apr.05.2009
by former member
Founded by Trojans, populated by Chaonians, a sanctuary dedicated to Asclepius, colonized by the Greeks and Romans, sacked by the Goths, ruled by the...
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nancybrady's picture
Apr.05.2009
Okay, I finished it last night...that is, To Kill a Mockingbird.  What more can be said about an American classic!  The reality is that I took a...
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catherine-nagle's picture
Apr.05.2009
The words of the world's great writers continue to reach and connect with us more powerful as no other communication has ever done. They lift us,...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Apr.05.2009
April 5   STOP TALKING    “Try to stop talking when people stop listening,” said my sponsor.  “And try not to take it personally.” “Why is that?” I...
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ron-lavalette's picture
Apr.05.2009
Oh I am about three briefons short of a mo this morning. “Arf a mo, there, mate, if’n ya don’t mind,” he said. Plus I’m a mucous factory waiting...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Apr.04.2009
April 4   THE SCULPTOR     I'm stuck in a block; my sponsor chips away at me.  I struggle to hold still.  With surgical precision, she cuts through...
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nicole-mazzella's picture
Apr.04.2009
I am new to blogging but I will put up a bit about the project that has taken over my life.  I am writing about Violette Leduc and the way she not...
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Apr.04.2009
                                Chapter Two,  Part “ 2 “ Talking with complete confidence and showing facial movement for the words being spoken,...
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