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Lisa Gale's Latest Blogs

Nov.14.2010 - 9:41 am
When I was a kid I used to sit around all day and draw pictures.  Artistically, they were passable, but my purpose was not to make art but to make stories.  I would draw the...
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Sep.18.2010 - 3:58 pm
     Okay, I’m back to being a writer now, after taking several months off to do other things.     Here are some of the things I did:     Created a beautiful jungle  garden in my...
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Aug.27.2010 - 8:34 am
What happens to those hard-earned short stories that you were so proud to finally get published in a magazine?Do they gather mold in your bottom drawer along with the certificate...
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Apr.03.2010 - 11:57 am
I am taking a vacation from being a writer. For a long time this has been a huge part of my identity.  Even when I wasn't writing, I was 'a writer', with articles/stories or poems...
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Comments from Lisa Gale

Aug.26.2010 - 11:33 pm
In response to: am I famous yet?
Keep on dancing, wonderful word lady. I can tell you write because you hear the music, and that's more than a lot of...
Nov.09.2009 - 1:32 am
In response to: Why I Defend Roman Polanski
Jayne Lyn-- I appreciate how well you have written this deeply honest and powerful piece. Wow. And I agree with you...
Oct.06.2009 - 9:32 am
In response to: Is Blogging a Creative Act?
Hi Susan, By 'entering the blur' I did not mean that one should stay blurry, but rather that one can choose to embrace...
Oct.04.2009 - 2:19 pm
In response to: Money, Red Room, and My Imaginary Book
Mary--as we both know, a single dot many times multiplied can become a word, a sentence, a page, even a book. So when...
Oct.04.2009 - 12:08 pm
In response to: A glimpse into somewhere
..for sharing this lovely vignette, a testament to the talent and imagination of both artists and writers. "It's...