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donna-ballman's picture
Dec.29.2011
It’s time to dig out the magic 8-ball app on my iPad and predict what will be coming in the writing and publishing industry in 2012. We’re in the...
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Jan.03.2012
Did you hear the one where the Republican contender for president said we ought to repeal child labor laws? Sounds like the beginning of a bad joke...
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Jan.05.2012
It’s been a running plot line in The Closer this season that our heroine, Brenda, is being sued. First, her hubby ponied up the money secretly...
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Jan.12.2012
In the episode “Parenting Made Easy,” The Good Wife represents a professor who claims she was fired due to discrimination based upon her political...
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Jan.19.2012
The Supreme Court unanimously ruled last Wednesday on the so-called "ministerial exemption" to employment discrimination laws on Wednesday, finding...
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Feb.05.2012
I know I don’t usually talk about criminal procedure here in The Write Report. My forte is civil law, not criminal. But a recent Supreme Court case...
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May.05.2012
A couple of weeks ago, The Good Wife dealt with at-will employment in an episode called The Penalty Box. In that episode, Cary Agos, the former...
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Nov.26.2012
I'm excited and honored to say that this blog was named one of the ABA Blawg 100. Editors of the ABA Journal announced today they have selected...
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Jan.07.2013
I just finished watching Episode 11 of this season's Good Wife, called, "Boom De Yah Da." Where do I begin? The writers must be watching that idiotic...
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Jan.30.2014
It's cold and flu season, so you may be sick right now. It's likely you'll be sick at some point this year. Maybe you'll suffer from Super Bowl flu...
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Jan.29.2012
Saying “yes” to an agent’s request for an exclusive is like telling a man you haven’t gone out on a date with yet that you’ll stay faithful to him,...
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Feb.28.2012
Never apologize for what you write, as in “I know it’s just a...”  - there’s nothing just about what you do.
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Jun.19.2012
When critiquing another writer’s work, don’t just make shit up for the sake of saying shit.
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Apr.20.2009
We just returned from a wonderful weekend in Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach, NC. I'd never been to either place, and since my current work-in-...
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Apr.05.2010
I know I should wait until The Lies We Told is available before sharing the video with the world, but I love it so much I can’t wait! I’ll tuck it...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
May.07.2010
I’ve completed draft four of  The Midwife’s Confession (well except for the epilogue), so it’s time to see how it looks on Wordle! Wordle helps me...
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loren-rhoads's picture
Jan.30.2009
Inspired by Laird Barron, I'm thinking about the writers who've influenced my work the most. I'm having trouble putting them in rank order, and...
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Nov.11.2009
Simon Wood is an ex-racecar driver, a licensed pilot, and an occasional private investigator. He’s had over 150 stories and articles published. He’s...
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Nov.24.2009
Wm. Rage can be found performing with the horror-noise band Blue Sabbath Black Cheer.  He also runs the Enterruption label, promoting and releasing...
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Jul.16.2009
But I like this website: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/animal-welfare/hottest    
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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.