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steven-robert-travers's picture
Apr.17.2014
This is some of the juiciest stuff ever uncovered; pure gold for a writer who sets out to write about a figure well known by history, John "the Duke...
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sherrie-theriault's picture
Aug.20.2012
  August 20   THE SEDUCTION OF SOBRIETY       I was seduced away from my duties as an alcoholic by the promise of sobriety....
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walter-rimler's picture
Jul.14.2012
This song, with lyrics by Irving Caesar, was introduced by Muriel DeForrest in Capitol Revue at the Capitol Theatre in New York City on October 24,...
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eleanor-cooney's picture
Feb.19.2013
(This is an excerpt from the new final chapter in the 2013 Kindle edition of my 2004 memoir, DEATH IN SLOW MOTION) Winter, 2008: I’m driving a stolen...
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deborah-taylor-hough's picture
Dec.22.2010
December 14th, 2010 would’ve been my mom’s 77th birthday. In honor of her birthday and in loving memory of her impact on my life, I’m sharing her...
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eric-a-olsen's picture
May.16.2012
I don’t suppose there’s a writer who doesn’t get stuck from time to time, other than Joyce Carol Oates, maybe. Stuck as in blocked, as in not sure...
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karla-brundage's picture
Apr.11.2014
In my years at Ka’a’awa Elementary School I always got E in English- Excellent.  Even today one might say I have excellent English speaking...
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bob-mustin's picture
Aug.09.2011
The article linked below has some positive things to say about books, particularly adult fiction. According to NYT sources, book sales in this buyer...
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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Jul.12.2008
As many of you know, I used to love soap operas. Yep, I loved my stories. I don’t so much anymore, for many reasons I’ve written about. However, I do...
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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Apr.30.2010
I've been on Facebook two years now.  I've made contact with classmates I knew from grade school, middle school, high school, Diablo Valley College...
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christopher-meeks's picture
Sep.03.2011
It started when my agent at the time did not want to send out a manuscript of my short fiction that had been published in literary magazines. I was...
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jo-anne-vandermeulen's picture
Jul.27.2010
Celebration Time! YAHOOoooo! - Help me celebrate...  YIPEEeeee! FIRST YEAR ANNIVERSARY FOR "AUTHORS ARTICULATING WITH JO-ANNE VANDERMEULEN...
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alan-black's picture
May.25.2008
I’m sick of losing. All my sports teams are losers. I lost my watch at the race track, where I lost my shirt. That was enough to make me lose my mind...
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terence-clarke's picture
Dec.04.2008
Poema 14 Juegas todos los días con la luz del universo.Sutil visitadora, llegas en la flor y en el agua.Eres más que esta blanca cabecita que...
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michael-anthony's picture
Apr.06.2011
Discipline is one of the necessary tools to success in business and life.  One of the organizations that's best in teaching self-discipline is the...
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steven-robert-travers's picture
Sep.27.2009
Things to savor   YOUNG MAN   Through the travail of ages, or at least in the 20th (and now 21st) Centuries, professional athletes have often been...
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precious-williams's picture
Jun.11.2010
An Education: Ivy League Hookers    by Precious Williams first published in Glamour magazine WHEN I meet Celine she is wearing a floor-length Marc...
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leslie-musoko's picture
May.29.2011
I am not held captive by the body that surrounds my existence. On the contrary I know very well that I direct and tell it what to do and how to think...
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rosy-cole's picture
Oct.07.2011
  Oh, I'd like to be Poet Laureate,the best literary ballgame around,to chronicle functionsand royal conjunctionswould suit me down to the...
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leslie-musoko's picture
Mar.26.2011
On this lonely stool that I berth my squeaky behind, do I timely separate fear from the self. Before the rhythmic chimes of the turning pump I look...
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