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Women Write Out of the Binders

When I was young I had the hardest time learning to tie my shoes. My mother assured me with the wise words of “you know, you could eat an entire bear by yourself. Just take one bite at a time.” Her words helped me leave Velcro behind long ago, but I also thought of them again recently, in relation to my writing life.…

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Added by Cynthia Manick on August 12, 2014 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Saturday Sharing

Today, you have a choice of enriching experiences, from listening to Bach to enjoying animated videos of Billy Collins's poetry, from selecting a free lecture from Open Yale Courses to learning just how Venice works. Enjoy this new edition of Saturday Sharing:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2011/11/saturday-sharing-my-finds-are-yours_19.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 19, 2011 at 7:59am — No Comments

DO You Really KNOW it ALL?

I receive dozens of emails a day. Some is spam but most is something I need to actually look at and respond to. On occasion I get emails from people who have written blogs or such about how to write this or that. For instance: I got one today about writing death scenes in a book. It is a short article but I think it brings up really good points. You can find that here:…

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Added by Elizabeth Kolodziej on September 16, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

The Big Tease

While I was in the midst of giving birth years ago, the young medical resident, who was lucky enough to get the Christmas Day shift in labor and delivery, tried to explain to me how the hormone Oxytocin worked and how it was going to help me deliver my baby. I will admit that my mind was on other things, so his lecture failed to impress me. Now, had the nurses been able to locate an anesthesiologist who was not downing eggnog and who was willing to come to the hospital to give me drugs before… Continue

Added by Donna Cavanagh on June 21, 2010 at 7:19am — No Comments

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