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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.06.2012
The cows have abandoned the field behind the house and I wonder if I had perhaps imagined what caused such intense pleasure in me. I think that I...
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phil-naessens's picture
Nov.06.2012
On Tuesdays Phil Naessens Show Phil urges his listeners to vote for Mickey Mouse, has his first Tarot Card Reading, recaps Monday nights NBA action...
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a-j-attard's picture
Nov.06.2012
Happy Election Day!  Today, Americans all over will have the opportunity to make their voices heard and shape the the future of our nation....
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anthony-maulucci's picture
Nov.06.2012
Another "Day of the Dead" commemoration has just come to a close in Mexico. I have seen enough skull images to last for another year at least. Like...
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michael-thomas-barry's picture
Nov.06.2012
On this date in 1429, Henry VI is crowned King of England at Westminster Abbey.            ...
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lauren-lise-baratz-logsted's picture
Nov.06.2012
Just because you’ve always plotted, it doesn’t mean you can’t pants; and just because you’ve always pantsed, it doesn’t mean you can’t plot – really...
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steven-robert-travers's picture
Nov.06.2012
Explaining the history of the anti-American Left   As we approach the 2004 Presidential election, the pundits are talking incessantly about the...
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ron-mcelroy's picture
Nov.06.2012
The phone rang in my room at Sigma Chi, waking me out of a deep, hung-over sleep. The fraternity house at the University of California Santa...
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ron-mcelroy's picture
Nov.06.2012
The phone rang in my room at Sigma Chi, waking me out of a deep, hung-over sleep. The fraternity house at the University of California Santa...
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ron-mcelroy's picture
Nov.06.2012
Writing has become really important to me. Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always had a lot of thoughts, ideas and feelings buzzing around my head....
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dale-estey's picture
Sep.01.2010
Foreign nurses' difficulty with English euphemisms can lead to confusion at times. Photograph: Alamy   I want to spend a penny, not go to the...
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quenntis-ashby's picture
Sep.12.2010
Past the layers of skin, muscle, veins and arteries, fat, nerves, bones and their marrow. Past the invisibility of souls and thoughts. Past families...
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tim-chambers's picture
Sep.25.2010
Riddle me this: How does one make Scrooge likable? Where does one take the story if one does?  The question of a main character's likability seems to...
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jeanne-bannon's picture
Oct.07.2010
Something Precious I was awakened by a whisper. "She's here," the voice said. My eyes snapped open and a momentary confusion filled me...
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nancy-hartoog's picture
Oct.13.2010
    There is a home in the heart of Fullerton, California which has an amazing garden.  I have passed the house many times, because I was commuting...
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rina-macasaet's picture
Oct.19.2010
March 18, 2010 It's easy to get sucked in but difficult to let go. Slapped in the face, left out in the cold and then dropped from nowhere and on...
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sue-glasco's picture
Oct.22.2010
In the brief times I have to write, I am working on a couple of pieces of family history for the Johnson County families book expected to come out in...
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patrick-nkonu's picture
Oct.26.2010
Called for a purpose that is honoring and glorious above all other calls. Stand tall in this your call let not the persecutions n' reveling of men...
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terry-odell's picture
Oct.27.2010
On the home front, the weather has turned cold. Yesterday morning there was a brief but effective snowstorm. It's amazing how fast the ground turns...
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stephanie-hunsberger's picture
Oct.28.2010
10/25 - Daily blog practice This actually happened to my mom when my brother was little. Just wanted to get it down somewhere...
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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.