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Kirsten's Latest Blogs

Mar.31.2009 - 9:25 am
Many thanks to the staff of Red Room for featuring Doctor Olaf and the other Northern California Book Awards nominees on the home page! I'm very happy to be part of this community...
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Oct.02.2008 - 5:00 pm
Doctor Olaf van Schuler's Brain
Hi. I haven't written in awhile, but I have some big news that I wanted to share: My first book is out! At least, I think it's out. The publication date printed on the advance...
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Apr.18.2008 - 8:34 pm
Last week I saw Mary Roach read from her latest, BONK: The Curious Couple of Science and Sex. And, wow! Not only is she great to see live, I feel like she's in my house relating...
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Mar.20.2008 - 10:19 am
When I started this blog, I planned to post once a week. Clearly, I am not up to that task. My new plan is to cross post content from my brain blog here from time to time. Here is...
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Comments from Kirsten

Oct.03.2008 - 8:43 am
In response to: Doctor Olaf van Schuler's Brain
Thanks, Max! From September to June...that must have been quite a surprise.
Jul.25.2008 - 7:20 pm
In response to: The Writing Life: The Cold Hard Truth About Writing Groups
Sounds like a great group! Thanks for sharing the info.
Jul.19.2008 - 8:19 pm
In response to: It's the Berries! Red Room Authors Mix at S.F.'s Tosca
Four weeks of blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, and blackberries! Sounds like hard work with a great reward...
Jun.29.2008 - 9:30 pm
In response to: The glamor of insanity
Indeed, a job. With an optional office! And you get to meet cool people like Mary Roach. Good luck with the book! I...