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beverley-bie-brahic's picture
Jul.01.2012
Not as in citrus fruit, but as in a specific kind of lemon, big and lumpy, with a thick rind, and squishy kitchen-sponge-like innards. I now have a...
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Jul.08.2012
First a bit of self-promotion and CBe promotion I happened upon (ok, googling myself, I confess): http://notesfromafruitstore.net/tag/beverley-...
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Jul.16.2012
I was over in Berkeley yesterday evening, and someone was talking about collective nouns, a propos of a "swarm of gulls" in a poem. It's a murder of...
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Jul.17.2012
Just heard that White Sheets has been shortlisted for the Forward Prize, amid some pretty stiff competition.  But hey! I'm happy to see my name...
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Jul.22.2012
Susan Cantrick, an American artist who lives in Paris, and who designed the cover of my first poetry collection Against Gravity has been...
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Jul.28.2012
ah, the pleasures of foraging for food, one of those frontal lobe things. And the annoyance of discovering that the squirrels are getting all the...
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Aug.07.2012
This morning, standing on the balcony, trying to figure out which redwood tree I overheard the management talking about cutting down recently, I...
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Aug.15.2012
were mostly watched in silent mode from an exercise bike in the gym, and only at the hours NBC deemed suitable; ie, marketable. They were interleaved...
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Aug.22.2012
Each summer, when classes end, the university becomes a construction site. Houses are renovated, a few each summer. In the three years we have lived...
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Aug.24.2012
We have cousins visiting from Marseilles, and yesterday afternoon we took them to the beach, at Pescadero. It was in the fog--which accounts for our...
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leslie-musoko's picture
May.31.2010
Do you ever feel that you ought to save something for that rainy day? Well I save thoughts, memories, for when there is nothing going on upstairs,...
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manny-pacheco's picture
May.23.2010
   Thanks to Teena and Russ Silberman, and their company – Embroidery Wizards – reasonably priced ball caps and a variety of shirts customizing the...
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Dec.09.2013
Eleanor Parker was an actress who appeared in over 80 motion pictures for three decades. An actor of notable versatility, she was ...
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Jan.30.2014
Good e-e-evening… The director’s welcome at the start of his groundbreaking television series, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, a veritable electronic...
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May.08.2010
With Mother’s Day arriving, my oldest daughter Cassie and I were talking about childhood memories. Through the years her memories of how things...
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Jun.05.2010
I had an epiphany the other day, one long overdue. Though I have known for many years that children frequently blame themselves for any negativity...
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mark-hunter's picture
Aug.30.2011
It's been awhile since I had time to write fanfiction, but I've received an award nomination for a Buffy the Vampire Slayer fic I wrote earlier. "She...
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Jan.28.2012
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Apr.13.2012
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK               There’s a certain irony in the fact that I finished...
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Jul.25.2012
My guest post today at Eve Gaal’s blog is all about Oz – the books, not the movie:   http://networkedblogs.com/AhyY0   My original piece...
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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.