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james-buchanan's picture
Jan.12.2009
The hardest thing about writing is doubting yourself. I go through this nearly every day and in ways that are too numerous to even catalogue. There...
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chris-rodell's picture
Jan.12.2009
Few are the monuments we construct to the most monumental people in our lives. My father died five years ago today. So I’m taking the easy way out...
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laurel-anne-hill's picture
Jan.12.2009
I kneaded bread dough, my flour-covered hand pushing hard into the eleven-grain mound.  The dull ache in my shoulder intensified.  This sourdough...
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june-casagrande's picture
Jan.12.2009
A NexTag ad I saw on Yahoo today entices readers to "Earn a Degree in as Few as Two Years!" How does this happen? Most likely, some...
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katia-noyes's picture
Jan.12.2009
"Most of us stare into blank pages: Few of us bother to read them," says author Thaisa Frank.
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anne-brooke's picture
Jan.12.2009
First off, here’s this morning’s meditation: Meditation 46 The robe brushes the earthwith pomegranates and golden notes.See the ground sing, echo...
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ugo-mattei's picture
Jan.12.2009
Every day that goes by I feel more angry and frustrated. Is there anything we can do? what can we do to stop all of this? At this rate of murder by...
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heywood-gould's picture
Jan.12.2009
Igor Yopsvoyomatsky, editor of paranoiaisfact.com and columnist for The Daily Event, answers readers' questions. Dear Igor, My son came home for...
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bozena-intrator's picture
Jan.12.2009
I love writing poems but I also love reading them aloud - especially when I have a poetry reading in the evening.  It happened many times that after...
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dale-estey's picture
Jan.12.2009
Fiction Reading Increases for Adults by Motoko Rich After years of bemoaning the decline of a literary culture in the United States, the National...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Mar.26.2009
March 26   THE ORPHANAGE OF MY HEART    The orphanage of my heart holds many children, children of my past.  They gaze at me, fixed in an attempt to...
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sue-glasco's picture
Mar.25.2009
Last Friday night, the first day of Spring, Gerald and I experienced the awakening as we drove down to Union County amid the white blossoming pear...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
While passing by her house While philandering through the bustling traffic streets; the mostconspicuousthing that caught my eye; was obnoxious clouds...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
  While today When she wasn’t there in my life; my hands were justhands; painstakingly staggering in flagrantincoherence to engross themselves...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
While today she had solely become There was a time when she was the most unparalleled flirtation of the entire atmosphere; whilst today she had...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
In what has been described as "a major blow to online free speech in Canada", an Ontario court has ordered the owners of FreeDominion.ca to...
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susan-brown's picture
Mar.25.2009
Today was interesting.  This morning I wrote about a scientist-turned-management-person chastising the one-woman 'customer service department'...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
No. 1 in a series: My Wordpress Odyssey   Warning: If you're looking for a step-by-step how-to on Wordpress, this isn't it.  This is a how-I-did...
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former member's picture
Mar.25.2009
by former member
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123785115192919205.html#mod=djemEditorialPage
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warren-adie-riley's picture
Mar.25.2009
When a destructive force leaves it’s mark for history to uncover, the events and hypothetical resolves can be misleading. In this short sci-fi, the...
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