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barbara-mountjoy's picture
Dec.30.2008
One of the most common pieces of advice given to writers is "Write!" Another is "Read!" I'm currently reading Save the Cat, by ...
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jean-m-fogle's picture
Dec.30.2008
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 Patient Pets I am blessed with two wonderful models for my work. I got new lights and once again it is time for Molly...
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mark-f-dewitt's picture
Dec.30.2008
On December 20, 2008, I took part in a birthday/book release party/dance with live music at Ashkenaz Music and Dance Community Center in Berkeley....
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elizabeth-stark's picture
Dec.30.2008
Writing is hard. If you are honest with yourself and you really are a writer, you will admit that you like it that way. I was listening to a quirky...
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will-durst's picture
Dec.30.2008
Okay. Just so you know: the Top Ten Comedic News Stories of the Year are as different from the Top Ten Legitimate News Stories of the Year as a...
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june-casagrande's picture
Dec.30.2008
  A reader of the Oklahoman newspaper recently wrote: "I have always believed that proper grammar has been set in stone, so to speak, and that...
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james-buchanan's picture
Dec.30.2008
Periodically I briefly experience the desire to get an MFA. I don't go through it because I think it will make me a better writer--though I'm sure it...
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sean-beaudoin's picture
Dec.30.2008
A story of mine was just published in the latest edition (volume six, issue one) of the excellent lit journal Redivider.
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sean-beaudoin's picture
Dec.30.2008
 Bored with the usual friending back and forth? Click here: TOTAL RAW EXCITEMENT  Sean Beaudoin, Author loves you.
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sean-beaudoin's picture
Dec.30.2008
Hey, if you're in SF check out my article in this week's Onion. (dec. 25th-volume 44, issue 52). It's in the AV CLUB section and is called "...
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
Alice Randall is best known, perhaps, for her novel The Wind Done Gone, a parody of Gone With the Wind that tackles the earlier book's treatment of...
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susan-brown's picture
Mar.11.2009
I heard a bit on the news today about the Department of Homeland Security--I hate the word "homeland" and all the parochialism and...
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
Aimee Mullins has better legs than you.  If you haven't heard of her yet, it's been your loss. Note: there are 5 different hyperlinks here. Be sure...
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
"For me, capitalism has never been an abstract concept. It is a real, concrete part of everyday life." President of Brazil, Luiz Inácio...
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kerry-bogert's picture
Mar.11.2009
I wrote this about a year ago. I loved the film, so I thought I'd share. The Conversation, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, is a modernist film...
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
MIT demo of some very interesting wearable tech (~7 mins vid from TED)  a video report re:  peek at where information technology is headed. Imagine...
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
Laurinda Morris, DVMDanville Veterinary Clinic Danville, OH This week I had the first case in history of raisin toxicity ever seen at MedVet.. My...
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asha-vose's picture
Mar.11.2009
I was recently reading last year's Best New Writing (or Best Young Writing, or Best American Writing they all run together after a while), and...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.11.2009
Spouse just left to take the dog for a walk and brave the cold March wind that, even as I pen this,  is blowing in with gusto from the Atlantic....
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former member's picture
Mar.11.2009
by former member
Shockingly, a novel about a Nazi officer who abets murder squads, transports Jews to Auschwitz, has sex with his twin sister, possibly kills his...
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