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keiko-amano's picture
Jan.26.2009
 “Princess Ochikubo” recreated by Seiko Tanabe  “Princess Ochikubo” is a millennium-old Japanese Cinderella story.  It precedes “The Tale of Genji...
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monty-heying's picture
Jun.25.2012
It's a stretch of the misandric imagination to assert, as I read in one woman's critique, that in this character Steinbeck is asserting that "all...
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monty-heying's picture
Aug.07.2012
The teachers we remember are the ones who were really good and really bad. With Mr. Spencer and Mr. Antolini, Salinger delivers archetypes of these...
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luciana-lhullier's picture
Jan.09.2009
I loooove music! I´m not interested in the celebrity world of music. Actually, I couldn´t care less. I love sound. Hearing is a sense that really has...
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elizabeth-castillo's picture
Mar.22.2010
    March 19, 2010. 7PM. Antipolo Cathedral. It's been quite a while since I last attended a Lenten recollection and this one was  really special for...
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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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s-j-bradley's picture
Jan.17.2010
A friend who is a primary school teacher told me a tale about choosing music for a school assembly. At the time, he had a student teacher working...
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patricia-milton's picture
May.31.2009
It’s nearly Christmas Eve, and Harriet, the Wilder family matriarch, seems to have acquired an imaginary friend. Her daughters Joy and Jessie are...
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tami-ruth's picture
Apr.15.2014
My shihtsu Karma passed away on the evening of May 13th. He would be fourteen this July 23rd. I have had him since November 4th of 2000. He was...
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tami-ruth's picture
Apr.16.2014
Hello Hardworking Writers.  As you know, I just lost my fourteen year old shihtsu Karma.   I have asked to not receive any gifts for...
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phil-bronstein's picture
Apr.21.2009
Waterboarding is for amateurs. This weekend, I visited the reconstruction of a medieval castle in Calistoga, imported by vintner Daryl Sattui brick-...
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christopher-meeks's picture
Oct.06.2010
Mystery writer Michael Connelly, known for his series of books with police detective Harry Bosch as well as his handful of books with defense...
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christopher-meeks's picture
Mar.11.2012
Last week in Chicago, I attended the AWP Conference, which is a gathering of writers, creative writing professors, and students. While the event...
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nina-amir's picture
Nov.11.2008
In case you've only recently discovered Write Nonfiction in November (WNFIN) or you're still struggling with what to write for the challenge - or you...
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ivan-g-goldman's picture
Jul.09.2012
What are we to make of the news that financially besieged Evander Holyfield has been ejected from his 54,000-square-foot mega-mansion near Atlanta?...
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alan-black's picture
Mar.11.2008
It's time to bring back Prohibition, at least in a limited form. There should be a total ban on vodka and Redbull, a mixture that has brought utter...
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kevin-arnold's picture
Dec.10.2009
Even if it weren't initially written as a preface to The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald's "Winter Dreams" would continue to be widely...
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amy-tan's picture
Jan.01.2008
by Amy Tan
I've never written a blog entry. I don't really know what blogs are. Confessions? Random thoughts? Stuff you later regret saying in a public forum of...
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susan-creighton's picture
Jun.10.2010
                                                                        Growing ~Old(er)        Have you heard the...
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eleanor-cooney's picture
Mar.16.2013
It's the tenth anniversary of "Operation Iraqi Freedom." Where we were and what we were doing as the momentum to war built and built is burned into...
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