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Merrill Markoe will be on this panel along with Sarah Dunn, Bill Scheft and Maria Semple. Amy Wallen will moderate the panel.

Merrill's Latest Blogs

Dec.13.2009 - 10:29 am
Bob Dylan has a new Christmas album out. I suggest you go to I Tunes and download  him singing "I'll be Home for Christmas", then listen to it,  as I tell you the...
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Sep.23.2009 - 3:14 pm
   1. Here is someone else's blog  about me, my dogs and coffee.      
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Sep.07.2009 - 9:10 am
No one has been clamoring for it, but here it is anyway. The German expressionist episode of Quickdraw McGraw that Hanna Barbara somehow forgot to make. Well, actually the whole...
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Comments from Merrill

Jul.15.2009 - 7:41 pm
In response to: The art exhibit at Bed Bath and Beyond
Yep. Its always a sad day when a perfectly nice person welcomes you to a home full of really awful decor. What happens...
Jul.15.2009 - 7:33 pm
In response to: The art exhibit at Bed Bath and Beyond
I believe paintings on velvet are part of the mid twentieth century cocktail-figurative period. My BB and B is across...
Jun.05.2009 - 8:55 pm
In response to: New Winner: Most annoying word in the world
Good plan. Sshhhhhhh.
May.23.2009 - 10:19 pm
In response to: Recovering List Idiot
No wonder we're friends. We read the same lists. I thought so too but then I thought if there was any heft to that...
May.23.2009 - 12:50 pm
In response to: Recovering List Idiot
Lucky you. I have a friend who is an illustrator who made ink out of her blackberry crop last year!

Published Reviews

cover of my new book
Published by Publisher's Weekly, Booklist and Kirkus
BOOKLIST. Gil is a bit of a schlub. Nearing 50, he lives rent-free as a handyman in an elderly couple’s Los Angeles vacation home. His girlfriend, Sara, works as an animal...