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Monday Musings: On Writing

If this is a writers Blog, why don’t you write about writing? So goes the sixty-four thousand dollar question, which I was asked over this past weekend for about the sixty-four thousandth time. Simple answer? I’m too busy…. and that really … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: A Moment Of Silence

RIP Maurice Sendak Avengers on Parade © 2012 – AgarthanGuide

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Saying Goodbye: K.D. Wentworth

K.D. (Kathy) Wentworth: (January 27, 1951-April 18, 2012)… was a teacher, writer and Science Fiction author. She got her start by winning the Writers of the Future contest in 1988, and then later won Field Publications’ “Teachers as Writers” Award in 1991. Kathy … Continue reading

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The Friday Fishwrap: Music & Musings

All Aboard The A Trane: One of my favourite musicians, the incomparable Jessica Williams, has done it again with her new album, Freedom Trane – by the Jessica William’s Trio,  featuring Mel Brown on drums and Dave Captein on bass. The album … Continue reading

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A Passing of A Legend: Anne McCaffrey

Anne McCaffrey, a wonderfully prolific author of great science fiction, fantasy, and romance novels, passed away today. She was 85. Anne was born in 1926 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, graduated cum laude from Radcliffe College. After graduation she embarked upon a career … Continue reading

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Is Your Book Ready for School?

Dear author, Are you planning on reaching out to schools with your books? Teacher/Author Natalie Dias Lorenzi, whose new book FLYING THE DRAGON will be released on July 1, 2012, has some questions for you to think about. Read more at EMU’s … Continue reading

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In Passing: William Warner Sleator III

I am sad to note that William Sleator, author of over 30 young adult books, including “Interstellar Pig”, “The Green Futures of Tycho”, “House of Stairs”, “Strange Attractors”, “The Spirit House”. and many others, passed away on August 3rd, 2011 He … Continue reading

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