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louise-marley's picture
Aug.18.2008
Ursula LeGuin told a group of midlist writers at WisCon several years ago that "Publishing has always been in trouble."  She was generous...
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joelle-martin's picture
Aug.18.2008
GENERAL Name: JoElle Location: Northern Nevada Eye Color: Green Hair Color: Dark Brown Height: 5'7" Piercings: Ears x3 each Tatoos: None...
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april-sinclair's picture
Aug.17.2008
My friend, Paula and I giggled like school girls as we huddled over little plates of dim sum goodies. We were celebrating another of my forty plus...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Aug.17.2008
Naming characters can be such a challenge! But it's not nearly as difficult as remembering what I've named them. For my first four or five books, I...
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lisa-alcalay-klug's picture
Aug.17.2008
The Best of Love Fest As great as it all was... It wasn' t Rabbi Yonah and Rachel Bookstein's Instant Matchmaking, hot kosha buffet or the...
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cheryl-l-snell's picture
Aug.17.2008
Quotes on Naipaul's work: Each book, intuitively sensed and, in the case of fiction, intuitively worked out, stands on what has gone before, and...
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jeffrey-j-mariotte's picture
Aug.17.2008
The big news of the day is that the website for supernatural thriller River Runs Red is up! River Runs Red goes on sale at the end of September from...
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terence-clarke's picture
Aug.17.2008
I think the primary job of any translator of creative work from one language to another is to find the words and phrases in the second language that...
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kristy-kiernan's picture
Aug.17.2008
Kristy Kiernan: The Writer's Chatroom Celebrity Sunday Start: 08/17/2008 - 7:00pm End: 08/17/2008 - 9:00pm Come webchat with me at The Writer's...
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porochista-khakpour's picture
Aug.17.2008
The novel's paperback incarnation can be found trickling into bookstores this month, even though Amazon lists a Sept 1 pub date. But it has lots of...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Nov.02.2008
Rashid Khalidi sees perils for the U.S. in empire building while ignoring its own professional Middle East experts and the history of the region....
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jodi-thompson's picture
Nov.02.2008
Nov. 2 and nothing yet. Not on word. Plenty of housework. 'Wasted' time canvassing for the election. Dinner with family. But not a word. I work hard...
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anthony-sitran's picture
Nov.02.2008
I am still reeling from the craziness of the last two years. I sit and I ponder what brought me here. In my 20s i was a complete underachiever,...
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catherine-nagle's picture
Nov.02.2008
I wanted to write about what I felt and thought during my time of grief to show the crises I went through. Yet I was uneasy about describing the...
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charlisse-maikee-lin's picture
Nov.02.2008
please bear with me...... uhmm.... i will soon write something ok... i am still a highschool student... GOMENASAI...   see the picture? that is...
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LadyHawke's picture
Nov.02.2008
Peaceful night falls softly, Touching the earth In gentle shadows.   Treetops are ablaze With the sun’s last rays.   Time pauses On the...
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catherine-nagle's picture
Nov.02.2008
Our Souls Speak to Our Hearts "Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." ‒Matthew 19...
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brian-mckee's picture
Nov.02.2008
Why did Giuliani drop out when he did? That's a question that's been bugging me. Sure he lost Florida, but he wasn't that far behind. And why did he...
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susan-brown's picture
Nov.01.2008
It's been raining here since yesterday.  Good NorCal rain, where it goes for several days without end.  The sky is a uniform gray and the rain is ...
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beth-nickel's picture
Nov.01.2008
*whew* Day one done...or at least mostly done and it is going better than I hoped considering that my MC is a town???? Yeah, don't ask because I have...
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