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Apr.16.2014 - 9:44 pm
What men find sexy, women find uncomfortable. Rule #45: THE SOUTHERN BELLE'S HANDBOOK http://bit.ly/1hT38ml
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Apr.07.2014 - 3:15 pm
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Rule #56: When you get to be a certain age you realize that the only thing you have time for is doing exactly what you want. A delicious list of LA’s best chocolate shops. Because...
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Mar.31.2014 - 4:47 pm
(Photo by Julio Ubiña) It was 1959 in Pamplona, Hemingway had gone on a picnic with a girl 40 years his junior, and we were going to the bullfights. This was the summer Dominguín...
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Mar.24.2014 - 9:04 pm
(Photo: Paris Match, 1959) The Kennedy Presidential Library recently received a trove of photos of Ernest Hemingway’s last summer in Spain. I was in Spain that summer. We were...
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Comments from Loraine

Feb.13.2012 - 12:18 pm
In response to: Valentine Tips from the Southern Belle
Valentine's Day is so fraught with silly expectations, I thought it was time to lighten the mood.
Nov.26.2010 - 1:00 am
In response to: Creating Great Characters in Film and Fiction
Words and Music Literary Festival is the most fun a writer can have legally. Besides all the panels and the literary...
Nov.26.2010 - 1:00 am
In response to: Creating Great Characters in Film and Fiction
Words and Music Literary Festival is the most fun a writer can have legally. Besides all the panels and the literary...
Nov.26.2010 - 12:59 am
In response to: Creating Great Characters in Film and Fiction
Words and Music Literary Festival is the most fun a writer can have legally. Besides all the panels and the literary...
Nov.14.2010 - 3:11 pm
In response to: Memo to Writers & Scholars: Words & Music New Orleans THIS WEEK!
We'll discuss how to create unforgettable villains, techniques to make the reader or audience identify with your...