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john-erwin-doerper's picture
Nov.18.2008
50,128   I used to do my best work in the quiet hours of the night but I haven't done that for a while because I haven't had to. But with a new...
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raul-ramos-y-sanchez's picture
Nov.18.2008
As I read this morning’s Washington Post predicting a turnout of four million at the Mall for Barack Obama’s inauguaration, the thought of Woodstock...
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farzana-versey's picture
Nov.18.2008
Actress Helen Mirren believes that female jurors are more likely to think rape victims had “asked for it”, because they are sexually jealous. In...
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vera-nazarian's picture
Nov.18.2008
"... each word in each human language is a glowing talisman empowered with meaning.  When writing, we can choose words at random, just enough to...
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simon-haynes's picture
Nov.18.2008
I thought I'd take a trip through a few things I dislike in novels. They're not dealbreakers, but the more of these an author incorporates into their...
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nina-amir's picture
Nov.18.2008
Every wanna-be author who has dreams of being picked up and published by a traditional publishing house wants to know how to secure representation by...
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shari-j-stauch's picture
Nov.17.2008
A few months back, I'm working furiously on the new website for the Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society, typing in endless news about their participation...
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judy-jones's picture
Nov.17.2008
Ms. Gloria Allred; Trailblazing Attorney! Attorney Gloria Allred's cases include; OJ Simpson; Michael Jackson; Heather Mills divorce from Paul...
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pavel-somov's picture
Nov.17.2008
“Desire is contradiction,” claims J. Krishnamurti.  And a self-contradiction at that!  When I want (anything), I want to change from the state that I...
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SFKaufman's picture
Nov.17.2008
 I Hear My Inner Voice I listen carefully to the inner urgings that come to me whenever I have a question about anything that needs my full...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jan.22.2009
I've been struggling this week, feeling like a participant in a game of tug o' war only the balance was wrong, there were too many people pulling on...
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tristan-s's picture
Jan.22.2009
i wanna sing songs, but i cant act its purpose to belong to the commonly world, my mind is yet focused on thinking...the depth of thinking and...
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warren-adie-riley's picture
Jan.21.2009
  I'm going to take you back to Oct. 2nd, 2001 and experience a trip that had been planned 2 months prior. The timing was definitely wrong due to the...
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linda-ballou's picture
Jan.21.2009
My article Heavenly Hawaii spotlighting the islands of Oahu and Molokai appeared in the December issue of Morning Calm, a glossy in-flight magazine....
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susan-brown's picture
Jan.21.2009
Twenty-one years and four days ago, on Michelle Obama's and my sister-in-law's birthday, there I was, walking up hill and over dale, trying to induce...
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former member's picture
Jan.21.2009
by former member
Pakistan in Peril. "The relative calm in Iraq in recent months, combined with the drama of the US elections, has managed to distract attention...
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luciana-lhullier's picture
Jan.21.2009
I´m really excited about my next translation project. I´ll be translating Electronic Literature: New Horizons for the Literary, by N. Katherine...
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wen-scott's picture
Jan.21.2009
The other day I discovered a pile of shredded toilet paper lying in volumnuous clouds all over my bathroom floor. The teeth marks pointed directly to...
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former member's picture
Jan.21.2009
by former member
Blandings is "a guide and companion to the books, stories, plays and musicals of P. G. Wodehouse, probably the finest craftsman of the English...
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faruk-buzhala's picture
Jan.21.2009
Dear F-a-r-u-k,     This week, I have a question for you: What does it take to make you happy?  Is it more money, spare time, good friends, a better...
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