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dale-estey's picture
Jul.17.2008
A friend sent me an emailed account about an extravagant week end in an unnamed large city. Yes, I did note I was not invited, but I managed to, in a...
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june-casagrande's picture
Jul.17.2008
In her hilarious book, There’s Nothing in This Book That I Meant to Say, comedian Paula Poundstone talks about her aversion to computers. She doesn’t...
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sean-h-taylor's picture
Jul.17.2008
Why Batman Could Exist--But Not for Long Interesting, to say the least...
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jessica-barksdale-inclan's picture
Jul.17.2008
Okay, so I will  admit to being bored one late afternoon a couple of days ago, still slightly discombobulated from my trip to the South, and I was...
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marilyn-kallet's picture
Jul.17.2008
I can see now from reading other authors on Red Room that titles matter hugely.   My friend Vivian Shipley, poetry editor of the Connecticut Review,...
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bill-schmalfeldt's picture
Jul.17.2008
I've always been a big fan of Michael J. Fox.  Let me say that from the start.  When I was diagnosed in 2000, I saw MJF as a hero -- willing to put...
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ernie-j-zelinski's picture
Jul.17.2008
Here are some of the topics that I can discuss at my The Joy of Not Working Speech in Istanbul on November 26. Most of these come from my book The...
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john-michael-greer's picture
Jul.17.2008
New post added to The Archdruid Report.
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gloria-white's picture
Jul.16.2008
O cool, grey city of love!                          -George Sterling   Where else can you look out to see the twinkling night windows of the...
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alex-fraser's picture
Jul.16.2008
  Yesterday, I posted among my articles at Red Room, the review of a small Australian movie, THE BANK, dating from the year 2002. The film...
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lina-ru's picture
Sep.22.2008
by Lina Ru
As a young writer, I would like to explain why would a writer use a creative commons license. I use it, and love it. These are my reasons: Have you...
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marguerite-kranick's picture
Sep.22.2008
9:19am.... Just got an email from Trent Reznor. Oh my God. Granted, it's a mass email because I downloaded NIN's new album from their website, but I...
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lina-ru's picture
Sep.22.2008
by Lina Ru
We are living a world full of violence, and the question that could arise to our heads is: Why are we living in conflict? If you want to answer...
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brad-green's picture
Sep.22.2008
 A spider on the ceiling.  Its crawling slow, cautious over the popcorn, as if it stops to watch them occasionally.  The table lamp on, yellow light...
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gayle-hansen's picture
Sep.22.2008
I was sitting on my front porch this morning, drinking a cup of coffee, right after taking a shower with my new Organic Pomegranate and Mango Body...
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sean-stubblefield's picture
Sep.22.2008
Joseph Campbell said: 'The symbolic field is based on the experiences of people in a particular community, at that particular time and place. Myths...
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susan-brown's picture
Sep.22.2008
KidThree's church has a lot of different activities for the members; last night we attended one, a monthly koffee klatch at a local coffee shop. ...
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dwayne-clemons's picture
Sep.22.2008
This presidential campaign has inundated us with more information than we would care to have. And this would not be a problem if most of it were true...
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angela-parker's picture
Sep.22.2008
        I had been a member of the Hare Krishna temple since I was 14 years old. I had an adopted family there that cared a great deal about me....
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justin-vela's picture
Sep.22.2008
Helsinki-I was shirtless wearing a bulletproof vest and flannel pants at a party a few weeks ago here in Helsinki and was asked by a Finn what it was...
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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.