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gregory-wilson's picture
Jan.23.2009
Only time for a quick post today, and it's designed to get fellow author Jim Hines in trouble: Lindsay Lohan is in talks to play a role in a movie...
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Jan.23.2009
It popped up in my email inbox: “I don't think you need to be a motorcycle enthusiast to lose yourself in this book.  It is an open-handed classic...
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Jan.23.2009
Thank you to my brilliant webmaster. http://www.delanadameron.com/      
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elizabeth-stark's picture
Jan.23.2009
January 20, 2006 My day started listening to Aretha Franklin sing, My Country ‘Tis of Thee, and it will end singing the Internationale while my...
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evelyn-sharenov's picture
Jan.23.2009
I was accepted as a member of the National Book Critics Circle today.  And also invited to attend the Santa Fe Science Writers Conference in May.  I'...
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lisa-solod's picture
Jan.23.2009
I was in Quiznos the other day (the only place I go for what could be called “fast food”) and the owner, who is an acquaintance of mine, introduced...
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terence-clarke's picture
Jan.23.2009
Some of the greatest performances by actors are made great by their electrifying relationship – on stage or on screen – with others. The idea of...
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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Jan.23.2009
ON THE BEACH AT FONTANA Wind whines and whines the shingle,The crazy pierstakes groan;A senile sea numbers each singleSlimesilvered stone. From...
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dale-estey's picture
Jan.23.2009
An E-Z guide to publishing By Alex Beam It's a natural impulse. You want to write a book. How hard can it be? Rockheaded jocks write books. TV talk...
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evie-shockley's picture
Jan.23.2009
Greetings!  I just want to say how very thrilled I was that Art -- poetry and music -- was prominently featured in President Obama's inauguration...
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Apr.09.2009
Now another girl is killed.  What is society to do with people who take someone else’s child, or even people who kill there own or harm them.  Many...
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asha-vose's picture
Apr.09.2009
Tea for two Thursday. We always knew this might happen, the book arrived a bit late, and now I'm trying to pawn off Thursday as Tuesday. How sneaky...
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Apr.09.2009
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Four hours after his start against Oakland, his first time beginning the year with a major league team, Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart was...
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Apr.09.2009
I was in elementary school the first time I heard the word euthanasia. Sister Mary Something (whose exact name was lost through time) was at the...
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Apr.09.2009
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Hear (and see) Billy Bob Thornton go off on radio. Mr Thornton and the Boxmasters were the featured guest for the first half-hour of CBC Radio's...
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former member's picture
Apr.09.2009
by former member
The Case Against Homework. Does assigning fifty math problems accomplish any more than assigning five? Is memorizing word lists the best way to...
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BPfeiffer's picture
Apr.09.2009
Andrew Paul Jackson's Grigori Efimovich: The Memory of Liars premieres this month at the Boston Conservatory in Massachusetts. The one-act opera, on...
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nancybrady's picture
Apr.09.2009
This morning the Today show had a piece on the recession and books that sell during recessions.  I was surprised, or perhaps not so surprised, to...
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former member's picture
Apr.09.2009
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Is Silicon Valley a systemic risk? Treasury decides to treat venture capitalists like hedge funds The Obama administration wants to regulate venture...
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Apr.09.2009
April 9   FINE PRINT     I can scrawl the wall with everything I know.  I can fill my books, chapter and verse, with pure and honest hope, but let me...
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