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tracy-ewens's picture
Apr.16.2014
Jelly beans are evil. I innocently bought a big tub of Jelly Bellies.  I have three children, three baskets, I need a lot of jelly beans. Yes,...
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steven-robert-travers's picture
Apr.16.2014
Stevce Travers talking about "ThE Duke" on . . .   http://www.newsmaxtv.com/
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Apr.16.2014
When Carroll was growing up, he made the trek to Los Angeles to watch a USC-UCLA game, which makes the so-called Big Game between Cal and Stanford...
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chris-rodell's picture
Apr.16.2014
(753 words) With every commercial I become more fearful for the future. Levels are rising to dangerous heights. Things are getting hotter. Too much...
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michael-thomas-barry's picture
Apr.16.2014
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Apr.16.2014
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matthew-michael-hanlon's picture
Apr.16.2014
So the next batch of manuscripts have been sent off to the First Readers -- I'm at the 150 page mark. It's a little like painting a room. You put on...
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earl-merkel's picture
Apr.16.2014
(bemused chuckle, followed by sigh) When Social Security was enacted back in the '30s, fears of a "let me see your papers" -national ID card were...
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james-buchanan's picture
Apr.16.2014
I found this very funny photo spread of what writers really do here: http://www.worldseers.com/blog/2014/4/16/very-funny-what-writers-really-do.
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karl-alexander's picture
Apr.15.2014
On May 6th, "TWO," my first YA novel, will come out, and I'm looking to help the publisher make both the adult and YA readership aware of it in this...
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asha-vose's picture
Apr.16.2014
So, I'm going to do it. I'm going to try to read 30 books in 30 days with tea pairings. I will almost definitely fail, but what a wild ride it will...
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manny-pacheco's picture
Apr.16.2014
The Keystone Film Company, under the able guidance from producer and director Mack Sennett, was the birthplace of classic American slapstick...
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barry-eva's picture
Apr.16.2014
Children's author Ana Koza is todays guest on "A Book and a Chat" Ana has recently released two books for kids aged 6-8, THE MAGIC WORDS and AROUND...
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jane-wilson's picture
Apr.16.2014
My family settled in Dowagiac, Michigan before the Civil War, but I first learned about the Orphan Train within the last 5 years, when I lived across...
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karla-brundage's picture
Apr.16.2014
This is the season called Harmattan.  The hottest season of the year in Abidjan.  There is a strange haze and a lot of dust. Kingfishers...
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michael-seidel's picture
Apr.16.2014
Today's mantra took me into the known and the unknows. I wasn't channeling Donald Rumsfeld.  I was thinking there are many things that I say I...
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katherine-holmes's picture
Apr.16.2014
*The Swan Bonnet in Kindle will be on sale for .99 at Amazon.com April 18-25* We tend to absorb the history of our environment  ...
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susan-marie-schulhof's picture
Apr.16.2014
   According to Oliver Wendell Holmes, "It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes life worth living." I...
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jo-olmo's picture
Apr.16.2014
The sensible me left the world of sound politics and judgment as I was censored and admonished my the powers that be; I was impinged and scolded for...
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tami-ruth's picture
Apr.16.2014
I was called to Zen Buddhism between October and November of the year 2000. One morning I was home grieving the extended departure of my boyfriend...
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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.