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Feb.23.2013
When I made the suggestion for the cover for Jake's story in Dreaming of the Wolf, I mentioned that he loves to take pictures of purple daisies...
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Feb.24.2013
    Just...lazy? Want to procrastinate when work needs to be done? I'll think of it tomorrow mentality?   I'll do something about it...
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Feb.25.2013
Are you inspired because the muse strikes, and I don't mean with writing. I'm talking about you have a project to do and you feel inspired to do...
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Feb.27.2013
I loved the interaction between Duncan and Shelley and how their feelings for each other nearly leapt off the page. This story has it all;...
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Feb.28.2013
I've seen red. Orange. But never a yellow moon. :) In the upper right hand corner the sky is pink. :) We have no smog here, so no pollution. I...
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Mar.02.2013
     Stinging jelly fish, lots of different varieties! The top picture is of a sea anemone. Poke your finger in the center and...
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Mar.03.2013
    This was as close to the gorilla momma and her baby as I could get. They're both sleeping. Can you see the baby gorilla's face? Her...
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Mar.04.2013
Here was the car we drove in Scotland. There, we slipped back in time--to a thousand years before.     Now were falling into a new past...
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Mar.06.2013
Have you ever broken up with a person or broken up with some thing? It's hard to do, isn't it? It all has to do with change. People like constants...
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Mar.07.2013
Vampire First First, you start with the vampire...offer him a neck, or some other succulent part of you to get into the mood.   Ebook:...
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Jul.01.2011
July 1         Exercising Futility     Asking the confused for explanation is like asking a blind man the color of the...
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Jul.29.2011
July 29   The Regulator   Face to face the clock stares me down.  I nearly dare the mismatched hands to beat me at my part.  Their never-...
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Sep.04.2011
September 4       The Naked Not the Dead     Because comfort is sometimes no comfort I can shave my hair and walk bare in...
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Oct.11.2011
October 11         Ping Pong Balls and Possession   I keep an aquarium with a goldfish on my counter and sometimes he...
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Dec.19.2011
December 19           Crazy Time     Picking the right time to be crazy seems to be the key to getting away with...
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Dec.22.2011
December 22   Age and Death   When death was young It did its job cleanly no mincing about Now the uncertainty and old age tremble Leave...
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Jan.16.2014
January 16      FEEDING SQUIRRELS ON A ONE LANE BRIDGE   Cattle corn spread on the single Lane Bridge---the trap.  Food or...
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Feb.28.2014
February 28     ONE IN A THOUSAND   “Did they tell you the odds when you came in?”  asked my sponsor. “Yes.  One in thirty...
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Oct.06.2009
Last year I spent a week in Provincetown working a newly hatched manuscript. This week I'm here, head down, hammering out revisions. And I'm in the...
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Dec.23.2009
Does everyone have sub-genres within genres for which they hold an unusual fondness? I can’t resist a good infidelity story (really, can anything...
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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.