"Always fall in with what you're asked to accept.Take what is given, and make it over your way." — Robert FrostContinue
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Posted Saturday Short, the lovely animation 'The Darkest Truth About Love', inspired by Alain de Botton's writings on the subject.
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Posted Monday Muse, a look at poet, essayist, and educator Clint Smith, in particular Smith's work inside Bay State Correctional Center.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 28, 2015 at 8:51am — No Comments
I have been working on my memoir for at least ten years. Actually, longer than that considering I sent my first draft to a professional editor in 2005.
I deemed it ready for a professional read after wearing out the “spelling and grammar” button and knowing there was nothing left in me to express what I hadn’t already done in my…Continue
On 'Love About Love', a collection by poet C.K. Williams, who died this past Sunday:
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Sarah M. Johnson will be at Beagle and Wolf Books & Bindery in Park Rapids, MN on September 19, 2015 at 12:00PM to meet with readers and sign copies of her new book Life is Beautiful: How a Lost Girl Became a True, Confident Child of God.
Added by Kelsey McBride on September 3, 2015 at 4:16pm — No Comments
Some time ago when I was an actor, a dear friend got a dream part, that of a strong, successful creature, a woman with a woman's sexuality, not a man's fantasy versions of it. Plus, she got to age 40 years without the benefit of makeup.
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August 24, 2015 (Roseville, MN) – Sarah M. Johnson announced today that she will be at Barnes & Noble in Roseville, MN on September 12, 2015 at 2:00PM to meet with readers and sign copies of her new book Life is Beautiful: How a Lost Girl Became a True, Confident Child of…Continue
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Posted documentary re The Martyr Jonathan Daniels. Fifty years ago tomorrow is anniversary of the Episcopal seminarian's and civil rights activist's death.
Minneapolis, MN (August 4, 2015) – Sarah M. Johnson announced today that her inspirational Christian memoir Life is Beautiful: How a Lost Girl Became a True, Confident Child of God will be released on August 25, 2015, published by Morgan James Faith. She also announced that there will be a Book…Continue
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Posted quotes by painter Agnes Martin:
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Do you have this niggling feeling that there must be ‘more to life than this’? Do you believe you have a purpose but just don’t know what it is? If so here are 3 steps to the answer the call of your…Continue
Added by Vicky Drake on July 22, 2015 at 1:48am — No Comments
"......................and they lived happily ever after.”
This is my favorite part of every book. During my childhood, whenever I get a book, I just turn to the last page and search for this phrase... and what more to say... I wont even look at it again if this part were missing. Its not just me. ..each one of us want a happy ending to every story we hear. Our life too will turn out into a story one day and unlike fairy…Continue
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Posted Thought for the Day, quoting Richard Paa Kofi Botchwey
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Teary conversations. Desperate times
Tales of love. Epics of Deceit
A walk by the lake reliving memories.
Together they dreamt of the future unseen
A chalet by the river, patter of…Continue
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Posted 'Crisis of Faith', a poem for the nine killed in Charleston:
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Posted trailer for the beautifully filmed and fascinating documentary 'Los Reyes del Pueblo que No Existe' ('Kings of Nowhere'):
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 20, 2015 at 8:23am — No Comments
Maybe you’ve got a day job. Maybe you’ve got kids. Yet you have aspirations to write that novel. Your problem is that you’re not sure when you can make the time.
It’s a common dilemma, and one I’ve spent the past few years studying. From 2013-2014, for a book I wrote called I Know How She Does It, I…
Posted Thought for the Day, a quote from a Nancy Willard poem:
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