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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Jan.14.2009
 Osama bin Laden has been keeping up with George W. Bush's approval ratings. In a new audiotape released today, the former freedom fighter commented...
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michelle-gagnon's picture
Jan.14.2009
At least, this week it is. We've spent a fair amount of time on this blog discussing gender issues, but far be it from me to stop flogging a dead...
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steven-y-park's picture
Jan.14.2009
I just found out about a neat way of hyperlinking your name on blog comments. Type in your name on any editor that can hyperlink text. Add your...
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kate-marshall's picture
Jan.14.2009
Help! My next journal book – Picture of Me: Who I Am in 221 Questions - will be in stores mid-March and I’m not ready!  Any ideas? (book description ...
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chris-rodell's picture
Jan.14.2009
I’m hoping the Pittburgh Steelers win the Super Bowl because it’ll further my argument that blacks have been genetically engineered to lead. Because...
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matthew-biberman's picture
Jan.14.2009
For the first time since 1989 I am teaching a creative writing workshop.  Twenty years ago I was a grad student at NYU, living off a 7K stipend and a...
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alex-grant's picture
Jan.14.2009
Patrick McGoohan, the Irish American actor who conceived and brought into being the brilliant 60's cult TV series, "The Prisoner", died...
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robert-gray's picture
Jan.14.2009
I taught William Blake in my British Lit class today, so I thought I would post this in his honor.   were the bible to be blessed with the book...
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kathryn-stripling-byer's picture
Jan.14.2009
My friend Mary Adams is such a good poet that words fail me. But they never seem to fail her. This poem opens a box not only of kittens but of life,...
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thomas-a-hager's picture
Jan.14.2009
Now that the eggnog-hazed Holidaze have passed, it comes to mind that "The Alchemy of Air," my latest book, actually made it to a few...
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Mar.27.2009
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catherine-nagle's picture
Mar.27.2009
The Power of Love My parents had been very strict, raising us with morals and values through the word of God, rather than in the ways of the world....
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Mar.27.2009
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Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 9 in A, Op. 47 (audio) was originally dedicated to the black violin virtuoso George Bridgetower after he...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Mar.27.2009
March 27   CALIBRATE COINCIDENCE      Do good.  Do right.  Line up with the next correct movement.  Get the universe locked into the sprockets of my...
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david-castle's picture
Mar.27.2009
Greetings Red Room participants. As well as writing about The Monmouth Rebellion and of the atrocities served upon so many by Judge George Jeffreys...
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vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Mar.27.2009
   Some people feel strongly about the separation of church and state.  There is no clear right or wrong because each country is very different.  In...
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vicki-nikolaidis's picture
Mar.27.2009
   Greek Independence Day is especially meaningful in Crete.  For more than a decade the Cretan insurgency battled against great odds to free their...
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brian-mckee's picture
Mar.26.2009
Currently, where I live, it is not possible to get a DSL internet connection with a third party provider without having a bill from AT&T (the...
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jodi-thompson's picture
Mar.26.2009
Ambushed by an old woman today. Never saw it comming.  My 83-year-old mother has wanted to get her knee replaced for some time. The cartilage is worn...
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thomas-white's picture
Mar.26.2009
I have made some progress on my quest. I am half way through my adaptation of my novel, Justice Rules, to screenplay. My plan is to get it adapted...
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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.