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phil-bronstein's picture
Nov.19.2008
Warning to anxious retailers printing up holiday catalogs with your shopping season fingers crossed: Don't just say a prayer for decent sales this...
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ellen-r-sheeley's picture
Nov.19.2008
I've blogged about the January 2008 dishonor killings of the beautiful and promising Said sisters, Amina and Sarah, in suburban Dallas (http://www....
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stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Nov.19.2008
It was as if the gods of fate were smiling on me my whole trip to New Zealand, and on Wednesday, they really outdid themselves (or so I thought. I...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Nov.19.2008
When did people start using the word "hey" instead of "hi"? I remember when I first heard this word used in casual greeting. I...
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jean-m-fogle's picture
Nov.19.2008
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 Today's Shoot-Antique Ironstone China Today I took pictures of antique ironstone china. Luckily I have a friend that...
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chris-rodell's picture
Nov.19.2008
I nearly leapt out of my seat when I heard a news report about the Pirates beating the Indians. As a long-suffering fan, I’m always shocked whenever...
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sean-h-taylor's picture
Nov.19.2008
Sunday, November 23, 20081:00PM - 2:00PMCOMIC BOOK CREATORS ROUNDTABLE A Q&A with many of our featured comic bookcreators. Want to know what it...
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dale-estey's picture
Nov.19.2008
Kafka instructed that his manuscripts and diaries and letters all be destroyed after his death. He chose the one person whom he knew would not do it...
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anne-brooke's picture
Nov.19.2008
Ye gods and little fishes, I’ve actually managed to get both drafts of the minutes out which were cluttering up my desk earlier in the week. Double...
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june-casagrande's picture
Nov.19.2008
Perhaps it started with Andy Warhol: the idea that the popular and even the lowbrow can, in time, rise to the cultural status of art. Either way, it...
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Jan.25.2009
by former member
With the first rays of every dawn With the very first crackle of every sensitivelyaristocratic dawn; the very first thing that thefathomless deserts...
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former member's picture
Jan.25.2009
by former member
With an existence such as this Full of ecstatic adventure; overwhelmed with exuberanthappiness, Full of unfathomable zeal; an insatiable desire...
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former member's picture
Jan.25.2009
by former member
Without her hands in mine In order to erase my name from the soil; all I did waskick the loose sands with my feet; and it blendedalmost magically...
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linda-moses's picture
Jan.25.2009
Time elapses, seasons change and we must stay in the game to win. We cannot afford to give up our writing craft. Our children and our children’s...
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former member's picture
Jan.25.2009
by former member
Dear Readers:      I came across this story about the Pope on facebook.com and I have to agree. I guess I haven't reached the point yet where I feel...
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Jan.25.2009
by former member
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/01/23/pope-launches-youtube-cha_n_160...
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waheed-sabbar's picture
Jan.25.2009
He gave another side. He made something untight! He stood by me, sometime. But he gave me another side! He knew that she was hiding something in her...
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robert-bicknell's picture
Jan.24.2009
TET IS ALSO A TIME FOR REFLECTION There is something about the Lunar New Year celebration in Vietnam (Tet) which inspires the urge to reflect on the...
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robert-bicknell's picture
Jan.24.2009
Ah yes, another Tet [Lunar New Year] is upon us. I can tell simply by the amount of frantic shopping going on as people search for the best bargains...
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oscar-hokeah's picture
Jan.24.2009
Fiction is a place where we can find one method of delivery and then drive that method into the ground.  I am working on different forms of...
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