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Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'On Adrienne Rich, Letting Go of Genre, & Celebrating the April 3 Paperback Release of DON'T KILL THE BIRTHDAY GIRL (Book Giveaway!)'
"I'd like to win."
Apr 3, 2012
Evelyn N. Alfred liked Tayari Jones's blog post You Can't Do It Alone: Asking for and Receiving Help
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Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post '"Don't Let That Man Eat Your Career", and Other Preparations for Hitting the Road.'
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May 11, 2011
Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'So What's Your Book About: Learning To Talk About My Own Work'
" Can't wait to read it."
May 5, 2011
Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'Five Things I Wish I Had Known When I Published My First Book'
"Sounds like good advice. Maybe I will be able to use it one day."
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Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'BLURB is a VERB: Do Author Blogs Sell Books?'
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Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'Don't Let The Holidays Hijack Your Writing'
"The holidays are totally hijacking my writing, but I have been getting in some reading in, a bit of revising, and I even submit to two places. Unfortunately, no new writing."
Dec 25, 2010
Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'How Do You Read?'
"I prefer print, but I do have a Nook that I use mostly when I travel, or when I come across a hardback that's too expensive."
Nov 11, 2010
Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'Writing or Hand-Writing: What Do We Lose When We Type?'
"I hope cursive never becomes one of those things that we no longer do. I hear many schools no longer teach it."
Nov 4, 2010
Evelyn N. Alfred replied to the discussion 'The Novel:Live'
"I watched yesterday and I think it's a fascinating project. Will you do a poetry version too one day?"
Oct 13, 2010
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November PAD

I see that a group has started for NaNoWriMo, are there any poets here are doing November PAD (poem-a-day)?
Oct 13, 2010
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Jul 27, 2010
Evelyn N. Alfred commented on the blog post 'My Big Break'
"How did things go?"
Jul 27, 2010
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Jul 27, 2010

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Traveling Book

Posted on July 2, 2010 at 7:16pm 0 Comments

So...I had this idea a while back to participate in a book sharing experience with Walter Mosley's YA book, 47, but it never quite happened. I got the idea from Where's George?

I imagined giving the book to another person, who would read it, write notes inside the book, perhaps create a blog post about it, and then send it on to another reader who would repeat the process. At the end, the book would come back to me, and I… Continue

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At 12:35pm on July 27, 2010, Lori L. Tharps said…
Hi friend!
At 11:19am on July 2, 2010, Kamy Wicoff said…
Evelyn, thanks for being on that call and for your question about poetry -- maybe someday you will write that book!! Glad you are here.

At 10:40am on July 2, 2010, Judith van Praag said…
Hi Evelyn, Thanks for taking notes of Kamy's interview with Francine Prose and posting them for all to see!

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