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  • Hi Casey--I have a couple of quick thoughts about this piece. Like Rebecca, I think there are words and phrases to cut. If you tape this or have someone read it out lo...
  • Following you now, Tracy. I got a huge laugh about the cab driver wearing white gloves! Well, we must keep up the appearance of being a gentleman cab driver, no matter what we are seen doing in public.
  • I homeschool my 2 children aged 9 and 11. It's tough but I try to get some writing done every day. If nothing else I set us all a writing exercise and write while they...


  • Anne Leigh Parrish posted a status
    It was where movies stars used to go and rest up, be pamper...script their agents had just sent over. A series of modest bungalows set around a beau...setts. Back when his books didn’t sell or sold only modestly, they lived in a much sma...
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    E. B. Kilian posted a message for Jean Peters
    Jean, I was struck with the, somewhat dysfunctional, image of a high school aged Bob Peters, and wonder what became of him and how he's doing. Thank you, and hope you're well. Ernie Kilian, [email protected]
  • Louella Bryant posted a status
    The Wideners were a ridiculously wealthy first-class couple who make an appearance in my novel Sheltering Angel. Read about them in my recent post.


  • I think what is also quite clear is that women who succeed professionally--especially.... "let herself go") and had no-nonsense hair.  Now that she is in pre-campaign mode, her hair is always perfectly...
  • Right on! I've been saying the same thing for years! But who am I? I'm a middle-aged fuddy-duddy. The media has made self-centeredness, insensitivity and rudenss cool....
  • Liz Brennan commented on her article Words In Place
    Yes, sometimes the appearance of fog at the coast is quite dramatic. It rolls and tumbles over the hills in a mad rush! Othertimes it creeps in quietly, slowly, like Carl Sandburg's cat feet. Thanks for your comment.