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anne-brooke's picture
Jan.10.2009
... with not much degree of success, I'm afraid. Lord H and I pootled off to Ash Ranges in an attempt to find the mythical great grey shrike which...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Jan.10.2009
I avoided writing about writing yesterday because it was a hard day of writing.  It was all up hill in first gear.  It was about cutting and cutting...
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julia-stein's picture
Jan.10.2009
Here is a poem by Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish called "Earth Presses Against Us" from the book Unfortunately It Was Paradise translated...
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kathy-briccetti's picture
Jan.10.2009
Stealth We have nicknamed our second-born son “Mellow Man,” attributing his easy-going personality to his status as a second child. He falls asleep...
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dale-estey's picture
Jan.10.2009
Georgia Newspaper Drops "Books" from Arts Section Title In a move that could rile readers, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's "Arts...
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pauline-rowson's picture
Jan.10.2009
There's good news in the midst of all the doom and gloom recession - for murder mystery writers like me that is (I hope)! According to an article in...
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ugo-mattei's picture
Jan.10.2009
 You force an escort 110 civilians into a building. You lock them in and then you bomb the building. Then for a few days you do not allow anybody...
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bella-depaulo's picture
Jan.10.2009
Just wanted to mention that I write the "Living Single" blog for Psychology Today. You can find my posts at: http://blogs.psychologytoday....
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gregory-wilson's picture
Jan.10.2009
I've noticed a lot of talk recently on the subject of public vs. private personas, specifically as they relate to people in the publishing business,...
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alex-grant's picture
Jan.09.2009
In the Blue Ridge Mountains again, writing like a maniac. From the cabin, I can see exactly two lights - apart from my dog, there's no other living...
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michael-blackburn's picture
Mar.24.2009
The difficulty of writing a collection of poems is as nothing compared with that of finding a publisher for it. For the first time in well over a...
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meilin-miranda's picture
Mar.23.2009
...and has been for a few days! I forgot to post it here. Arrivals at Court: “Speaking of your household,” said Harsin peremptorily to Sedra, “Lady...
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susan-brown's picture
Mar.23.2009
Twenty-four years ago, KidOne showed up and made me a mother.  Quite a trick for a tiny baby, huh!  The entire pregnancy with her, I was expecting a...
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vivian-mcinerny's picture
Mar.23.2009
Sooooo.....today came the announcement.  Can't say I was surprised. On the contrary, we've all be waiting for it for weeks. See, the paper has a...
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austin-kodra's picture
Mar.23.2009
Ah, The County Commission. The closest organization we as Americans have to the democracy we promote around the world. We directly elect these people...
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lynn-liccardo's picture
Mar.23.2009
while it would be so very nice if every soap opera episode could be as great as one life to live was last wednesday, i could live with what i got...
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former member's picture
Mar.23.2009
by former member
China proposes replacing the dollar as the world's standard currency.
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ben-campbell's picture
Mar.23.2009
"Castrehoe," he said under his breath when he opened the third case file. The other two files had contained the same finale. All three...
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former member's picture
Mar.23.2009
by former member
Cosmos: A Personal Voyage premiered on PBS on September 28, 1980. With Carl Sagan as guide, on a "cosmic journey across space and time," on...
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former member's picture
Mar.23.2009
by former member
From the "other" blog:  So I'm in RiteAid, picking up a prescription and $85 worth of stuff that I don't need (bath salts made in heaven,...
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