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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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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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lauren-john's picture
Jan.12.2009
Time saving advice for readers in 2009--if you want to find out if a reviewer liked the book or not--just read the first and last paragraphs of the...
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terry-spear's picture
Jan.12.2009
No news! Or actually, delayed news as far as the first line contest goes. The results are coming tonight. As soon as I post this, I'm back to edits....
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rosy-cole's picture
Jan.12.2009
(According to the poet, Kahlil Gibran)       The art of the Egyptians is in the occult. The art of the Chaldeans is in calculation....
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Jan.12.2009
Tomorrow I begin the outline for my current, as yet untitled, WIP (Work in Progress). I'm excited and nervous. Excited because I'm embarking on a new...
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Jan.12.2009
FOX FIRE Your words, smooth as warm oil, fill my gaunt sides, ignite kindling laid and waiting. My wintering muse stirs and I know a poem must be...
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Jan.12.2009
http://www.hakuna-matata.be/ditsvid/swf/a_video_lasvegas.php
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Jan.12.2009
When Belle Yang gets on a tear, finds a passion, it's contagious.  She wrote to me about collecting mushrooms, and when I mentioned to her that my...
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Mar.25.2009
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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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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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Mar.25.2009
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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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Mar.25.2009
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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
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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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Mar.25.2009
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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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Mar.25.2009
One tenant of Buddhist philosophy holds that taking sides and administering blame in conflict is detrimental to the welfare of all parties involved....
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Mar.25.2009
As I drove out of town I was thinking about todays article in The Irish Times stating that we are a nation of brooding pessimists. The article blames...
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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.