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anne-brooke's picture
Nov.28.2008
A lovely surprise today when I realised that my brother-in-law has read Thorn in the Flesh, liked it and put a review up on his blog on 26 November...
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stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Nov.28.2008
After the stellar, cake-stealing, can’t-get-better-than-this Saturday I had, I couldn’t believe that Sunday would still hold surprises in store for...
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tim-wise's picture
Nov.28.2008
Recently, after a presentation to teachers about racial bias in high school curricula, I got into a tiny spat with an instructor who objected to my...
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terry-spear's picture
Nov.28.2008
I usually try to post early, but I've been busy catching up on students' lessons. Then it's weeding the garden, and setting up the tree and...
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pauline-rowson's picture
Nov.28.2008
In Cold Daylight was published in Poland today. Renamed Fire And Water ( Ogien i Woda) this is the second of my marine mystery crime novels to be...
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dale-estey's picture
Nov.28.2008
    Never really believing that there can be bad sex, I was surprised to find that there is a "Bad Sex in Fiction Award", and that it...
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scott-c-holstad's picture
Nov.28.2008
I'm blogging today for no reason.  I've got nothing to say, so I'm saying it.  Regarding my last post, thanks for the comments and the advice.  I...
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raul-ramos-y-sanchez's picture
Nov.28.2008
My wife, who has worn corrective lenses since childhood, begins her day by reaching for her glasses before getting out of bed. I count myself lucky...
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ugo-mattei's picture
Nov.28.2008
  A reader of Plunder sends me the following. I was unaware of this. I found Pilger's comment of the double standard in judging communist and...
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lynn-ruth-miller's picture
Nov.27.2008
Single   The more I see of men, the better I like dogs Marie-Jeanne Roland             I am single.  I spent a huge portion of my life trying to...
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catherine-nagle's picture
Feb.05.2009
Inspiration Close to Home             Whenever I was feeling despair, whether I was afraid,...
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stacey-pollock's picture
Feb.05.2009
Choice of Perception is the Key to Happiness What we choose to focus on in life will determine how we feel inside. Read More Here  
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scott-sanders's picture
Feb.05.2009
For the record.   This is how we started.   We did NOT take it slow. She e-mailed “herselfness” into my mind.This is not a lie.  Kate Winslet looks...
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sue-glasco's picture
Feb.05.2009
I just returned to Woodsong after a pleasant trip up to O’Fallon Library for a Trail of Tears Association board meeting.  Four of us rode up together...
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former member's picture
Feb.04.2009
by former member
"The avionics system in the F-22 Raptor, the current U.S. Air Force frontline jet fighter, consists of about 1.7 million lines of software code...
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former member's picture
Feb.04.2009
by former member
Lux Interior, lead singer of The Cramps, dead at 52. (video of concert)
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irma-fritz's picture
Feb.04.2009
It's OSCAR TIME! I go totally bonkers for the Oscars and hubby and I go on a movie jag so we can be informed voters on Oscar night.   I thought I'd...
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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Feb.04.2009
Gentle Readers, I have exciting news for you. It is news I still can’t believe myself, news that every day still stuns me by its sheer existence. To...
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jennifer-schmitt's picture
Feb.04.2009
I was in the middle of nowhere, but I felt as though I had arrived at someplace important and pivotal. A place that should show on some map of my...
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jennifer-schmitt's picture
Feb.04.2009
  For so long, I’ve dragged my old stories behind me, like a horse pulling a plow. I needed to try to sort it all out, to know the shape of...
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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.