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Nov.04.2009 - 2:03 pm
If you were to ask me which bookstores are my favorites, my initial response would be the beloved African American-owned bookstores I've had the pleasure of patronizing over the...
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Oct.26.2009 - 4:32 pm
My sister sent me an email about an upcoming writers conference in San Francisco.  It had all the ingredients of a wonderful, exhilarating time.  One problem:  I'm not ready for...
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Oct.22.2009 - 10:46 am
This is from an August 7, 2008 entry from my blog, but I thought it would be appropriate for this week's blog topic, favorite places.   I Miss Oakland. I Miss Me. It hit me...
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Oct.16.2009 - 9:13 pm
The other day while listening to my regional NPR station, KQED, during my drive to work, host Michael Krasny was interviewing author Nick Hornby.  Hornby said that writing was...
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Comments from Terrie

Oct.28.2009 - 11:30 am
In response to: Multicultural Book Club Seeks African-American Members
If I lived in Torrance, I would glady join this group! I am an on-again, off-again member of a local book club...
Oct.20.2009 - 12:29 pm
In response to: To Self-Publish or Not to Self-Publish? That Is The Question
I will definitely check out the Amazon/Lulu (dis)connection. I really see this first book as building the audience for...
Oct.20.2009 - 12:27 pm
In response to: To Self-Publish or Not to Self-Publish? That Is The Question
Thanks for your words of wisdom.  I will definitely bear them in mind as I embark on this journey.