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mary-wilkinson's picture
Dec.28.2013
I wake at six with sentences running around in my head. It's not nice. Especially when the house is icy cold and the storm threatens. It's not nice...
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Jan.05.2014
What the hell. I've been crying over our dog. Our beagle to be precise. & the days. This afternoon. The sky - stunning.  Split into black...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jan.13.2014
            Here I am. Dancing into the sky. Caught between the black and the white. Stuck on the edge. Imagining the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jan.18.2014
Alright. We are a lovely little island aren't we? Struggling and being a good example to the rest of the world about how well we are doing with our...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jan.22.2014
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQcHtDujl7g
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Jan.25.2014
I love to cook and if I'm not listening to Bach I'm tuned into the national radio station - what better incentive to get me fired, angry, rebellious...
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Jan.28.2014
  I was washing up after dinner when I noticed that Small dog was acting very strange. She behaved in a hyperactive manner, jumping up into the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Feb.21.2014
I'm sure it was six p.m. when I took this photograph. It might have been a little after six but not by much because I was making enchiladas at the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Feb.28.2014
You could find yourself so disappointed in humanity. You could, couldn't you? You could find yourself lost in a room full of question marks. A place...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.07.2014
I wasn't quite sure if I should feel sorry for the ponies or happy for them. I passed them on my way home from town, remarked to my son that they,...
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laurel-anne-hill's picture
Dec.28.2013
Written by Laurel on December 28th, 2013   Front of Laurel Anne Hill's Day of the Dead Apron   Attention sewing enthusiasts who celebrate...
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anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Apr.12.2010
This week I’m thrilled to be featured in Chantal Panozzo’s WriterAbroad Interview series.I join fellow expat and global nomad authors like the Petite...
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simon-wood's picture
Jul.18.2009
I've been sitting on this news for a little while I waited for ink to dry. Well, it has now and I'm happy to announce that Dorchester Publishing will...
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eugenia-kim's picture
Jun.21.2009
See vintage family photos that inspired the novel and the author’s pictures from a research trip to South Korea. Become a fan of THE CALLIGRAPHER'S...
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Don surath's picture
Oct.14.2009
The Wizard of Oz has always been one of my top ten favorite movies. Then I met my future wife Susana and her Cairn Terrier Artemus.  This incredible...
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bett-norris's picture
May.14.2009
Today I leave for New Orleans and the Saints and Sinners conference. I love the place and I love this writer's conference, which serves as a...
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marilyn-jaye-lewis's picture
Nov.02.2011
Okay, the official Black Marks Literary Award web site is officially under construction. That's official, gang. You can officially view the under-...
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katie-burke's picture
Jul.20.2009
(Originally posted on Karibu Kenya, May 30, 2009.) Today, we said goodbye to the Learning Centre children and the Ray of Hope staff, but not before...
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dale-estey's picture
Apr.17.2009
I mean that Good Friday was a good Friday. Last Friday. A week ago. That's when I took my last pleasant walk. When there was sunshine without cold...
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dale-estey's picture
Aug.26.2009
  You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen.Do not even listen, simply wait. Do noteven wait, be quite still...
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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.