Miss TSA 2011 Pinup Calendar - Big Picture's... →
Remembering Leslie Nielsen, A Master Of The Art Of Not Being Funny– Remembering Leslie Nielsen, A Master Of The Art Of Not Being Funny
And We Have A...
Writing it was easy. Now comes the hard part. Nation Novel Editing Month(s).
Picture This! A perspectives editorial from...
And The Winners Are...
Every single one of us that participated in the 2010 NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing month.) Kudos to those who made their goals. To those still writing, remember that you still have until the 30th of November, so no pressure, eh?
Introducing Trauma Search, for Your Flying... →
i’m a pilot. Never in my life have I feared flying. … but the process necessary to board an aircraft these days, of being searched by TSA employees? The mere thought of it leaves me cold and shaking.
'Franklin And Eleanor': A Marriage Ahead Of Its... →
Surprise! Jaimy Gordon Wins The National Book... →
HHS announces policy protecting same-sex couples... →
The new rule, which takes effect in 60 days, directs any hospital receiving Medicare or Medicaid funds to have written visitation policies that prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Read the rest on the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) Blog
Is There a Tea Party for Book Buyers? Publishing... →
Three-Minute Fiction: The Winner Is ... →
My question is this; Why aren't you participating...
I was told today that “NaNoWriMo writers are psychotic.” Demented maybe, but consider please; I am a writer. My normal daily output is somewhere around four thousand words. Usually that’s divided between several projects… both writing and editing. I don’t usually count all the other extraneous writing I do in the course of a day, but I became curious after all...
Defending Einstein from the new barbarians →
Politically motivated attacks on science are nothing new. The Nazis hated the general theory of relativity. Review by ANDREW LEONARD
A Room with a View →
Today is Veterans Day. It is a day to remember those who served and with whom we served. To those still serving, to the fallen, to those who survived and to those who have since have passed on: I salute you, and my prayers go with you.
Petition to the National Book Foundation →
Currently the National Book Foundation’s website states that “collections and/or retellings of folk-tales, myths, and fairy-tales are not eligible,” an exclusion that applies to the categories of both Fiction (for adults) and Young People’s Literature. Yet this body of literature is arguably one of the greatest literary influences on a vast number of contemporary American writers. The petition...
NaNoWriMo Dreams: The Nods and Ends of Writing →
Take a ride with me on the Way-Back Machine to February 2007.
England’s Red Arrows Sparrows.
Updated: MSNBC Suspends Olbermann | The Nation →
Republican politics… as usual. Anyone who doesn’t agree with them, or pay them off…
CBC.ca | Day 6 | Letter to a Whiny Young Democrat →
Wake Up America!
The Day The Internet Threw A Righteous Hissyfit... →
NPR reports on the World Wide Web reaction to the story I linked yesterday about plagiarism and copyright infringement.
Copyright follies →
Another fine example of plagiarism.
Author Attempts to Write 24 Three-Day Novels in a... →
Well, thats one way to gain notoriety. … and they think we’re crazy for doing NaNoWriMo?
12 reasons to ignore the naysayers: Do NaNoWriMo |... →
The Peter Lampack Agency Loses Suit Against Former... →
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