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mary-wilkinson's picture
Feb.26.2009
Index finger on right hand in plaster tonight. A result of an overly efficient vegetable peeler and plain downright daydreaming watching the swirl...
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Feb.27.2009
The rain has finally stopped although it wasn't raining in the true sense of the word, you know the commonplace rain that pitter patters off the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Feb.28.2009
Spouse made dinner tonight. I was not in the mood and he was eager to cook so I said; go for it. I made a (without sounding too boastful about it),...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.02.2009
Olive and Gerry There is a man and a woman living in suburbia. They have been married for twelve years.Their house is like all the other houses on...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.02.2009
Dark day today. I wonder if it could be the looming of my birthday on Thursday that fills me with this darkness, this utter give up and quit kind of...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.04.2009
Click on Add Content. Then click on Blog Entry. Then wait. Then sit and think. Then write. Write  about what though? What Content? Write about today...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.06.2009
The owner of the Wine Bar that I found myself in tonight asked me if I was an artist. I said no that I was a writer and we got into a big discussion...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.08.2009
I rose early this morning. Six fifteen to be exact. My middle son is trying out for the under sixteen Irish Basketball Team and had to be in...
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Mar.08.2009
Empty it all out. Dig deep down and throw it on the page. Scatter the words randomly onto the sheet until it becomes wrinkled and stained. Take a...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.10.2009
Today, was, what is known colloquially, as a soft day. This means, in native terms, the kind of day that does not threaten or encourage one to wallow...
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bob-mustin's picture
Nov.18.2009
During my own search for meaning, I’ve come across quests to understand peace—inner and outer-as far back as the ninth century and China’s T’ang...
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Apr.27.2010
 A recent issue of New Yorker magazine carried a story, ostensibly about the expected future shoot-out between Amazon's Kindle and Apple's iPad for...
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Aug.28.2013
    Poets & Writers, September /October, 2013   Ah, me. We all know what I think of MFA programs by now, how they homogenize...
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david-williams's picture
Feb.28.2010
If I were to die tonight, I will have died thinking of my cousin, David in Afghanistan.  I will have died with a sore body having played a full...
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rachel-bussel's picture
Sep.02.2009
Went up today! I wrote a profile of Cake Wrecks founder/blogger Jen Yates and got art for a pretty wacky photo gallery, if I do say so myself....
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tom-flanders's picture
Mar.24.2010
An odd problem. I've been working heavily on my novel lately both at my keyboard and in my head during any spare moment. The problem is that I am so...
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stephen-pain's picture
Nov.23.2010
"Bering Straits"An icy strip of waterwayLike having nothing much in commonSeparates the two of them, And yet on each side of the straitsOne...
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chris-mapley's picture
Oct.22.2009
Hello! Well, this post is here by way of introduction to me and what I'm about. My first few posts are based on a technique I saw somewhere whereby...
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linda-merlino's picture
Feb.28.2010
The Olympics have been contagious, infectious, feverish and glorius.  I have spent the past seventeen days juggling work, writing, sleeping and the...
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scot-celley's picture
Dec.30.2010
The other day I read about a study that showed the majority of new year’s resolutions are broken within the first two months. Make ‘em, break ‘em....
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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.