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  • Garrison Keillor's Good Poems. I have it on my Ipod! Along with that I have 12,000 other songs-everything and anything. Music is at the center of the writer's heart!!
  • Hi All - The press I'm now Editor-in-Chief of has created a first novel prize. Here are the details. DEADLINE IS APRIL 15TH. I hope you'll submit! (If you've publishe...
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  • Hello! Sorry it took me so long to reply. I am an editor, author, crazed blogger and tweeter, who presently resides in Surrey, BC but would love to move at anytime bac...

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  • Rita Visser posted a status
    Request Denied ( Feb 2020 ) Ode to the millions of songs I will never write about you. And to the thousands of nights I won't spend longing for you. To the hundreds of seagulls not squawking for you. There are a billion songs I will not ever write for you.
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    Mia Hansford posted a message for Yanka Erimtan
    Dear Yanka, I do not know if you will remember me from Parsons School of Design but I wanted to find you and found you here. I live in the south, in Tennessee. Your...
  • Laurie Levin posted a status
    Call Me A Woman Please When I turn 18 will you call me a woman? If not, when I am 21, 30 or maybe 50? How old must I be before you call me a woman? If I become...

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  • Here's my shout out: Dalma Heyn, Joyce Carol Oates, Joy Williams, Susan Minot, Peggy Parish, Judith Butler, Jan Terri (for songs; no, I am not being ironic); Mary Gaitskill... could go on and on...
  • "Set Fire to the Rain," Adele...one of the most powerful songs. Tough to sing in cars though... the angst...and heartbreak at its core...might scare my fellow drivers. So, these days...I am sticking to country music (Sugarland and Zac Brown Band serve me well)...oh and the soundtrack from "GLEE."   
  • Thank you for sharing, Heather. Difficult stories are so hard to tell. My experience in writing the 'hard stuff' as I call it is to just write it. Go into that zone wh...