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Penname: brosna11
Country: United States
Web address: www.amys-art.com/gallery-nadine.html
Favorite book: Ulysses
Member type: Author
Member Since: Jan 6, 2007
Bio: native New Yorker now living in Massachusetts--have taught language arts in public school--artist/writer at present, married to English Prof. --3 grandchildren, 3 sons, one daughter (physician at Hilltown Clinic in Mass.) --sons are a) builder, cabinet maker, el. engineer, one talented loafer. Finished two novels on the site but presently rewriting the second one. Only review what I love. Published in Interstice 2010 (poems) Green Silk Journal, poems and fiction (4), writers eye magazine--art and poetry, Journal of Irreproducible Results--one essay, Wolf Moon Journal--essays, poems--Boston Literary.

User Writings

Title/Name Date Ranking Reviews Type
Mar 26, 200837117Novel

Just a little romp in the sheep field for...

Jun 14, 20084778Novel

I rewrote this, after posting two chapters...

Jul 19, 201074226Novel

I am revising and restructuring this novel as...

Apr 19, 201222053Novel

sequel to Impetuous Heart, a novel about a 15...

May 31, 20105436Novel

Nora is a young Irish girl whose first love Tim...

May 4, 20079422Poetry

evaluation of another's writing depends on your...

Feb 21, 200832618Poetry

Democrats have a winner News item from Feb....

Feb 27, 20089821Poetry

I just sent this to the New Yorker. It's a view...

Dec 26, 20078969Poetry

my son gives me 3 quail eggs for a gift - they...

Jan 9, 200849614Poetry

Langston Hughes wrote about a hard life...

Dec 14, 200719856Poetry

Read Ireland mails books from their business in...

Jan 19, 200724616Poetry

While teaching fourth graders to sing a...

Jul 21, 200711248Poetry

another trip to the Beaver Pond in South...

May 2, 200756011Poetry

competition for birds is serious business.

Sep 22, 20089458Poetry

conservatives never support funding social...

Jan 15, 20088848Poetry

Certain loaded words are used like pawns in...

Apr 19, 2008148010Poetry

This morning TV news coverage of the Pope's...

Mar 9, 200773113Poetry

A trip to the laundry results in a display of...

Jan 1, 200816477Poetry

if you are a perfectionist, surrender to wabi...

Aug 28, 200712489Poetry

Just summarize, don't offer any suggestions...

Feb 27, 200811699Poetry

Obama is like an Egyptian Pharaoh. He projects...

Mar 18, 200816267Poetry

New Jersey driving--what's not to like? I doubt...

Sep 30, 200732311Poetry

Ten year old girl buries mole, has funeral.

Feb 26, 200716618Poetry

hearing the mournful sounds of a bamboo flute I...

Apr 27, 200833316Poetry

I met someone two years ago who seemed isolated...

May 16, 200826285Poetry

Reading lots of history books can be a...

Feb 17, 200835112Poetry

My friend Bev needs a new laptop so we go...

Aug 23, 200712609Poetry

This sonnet asks some questions about the...

Feb 13, 200838712Poetry

Words have significance and should be chosen...

Sep 10, 200848410Poetry

political rhetoric and foolishness go hand in hand

Feb 26, 200718417Poetry

Foam noodles in the Y pool give a special...

Feb 26, 200764011Poetry

Sudden recognition of a child's beauty and its...

Feb 11, 200715049Poetry

loving narcissists can be tricky, not easy to...

Mar 6, 20105221Poetry

One of my favorite haikus, published by Boston...

Jan 28, 200915414Poetry

Poor Mojo's Almanac published this one some...

Feb 26, 200783611Poetry

I wrote this poem after reading Mishmont's...

Feb 9, 200732374Poetry

I leave a phone message for a lonely boy to...

Feb 12, 200733734Poetry

rambunctious five yr old knocks over vase of...

Oct 29, 20088624Poetry

This letter is post-mortem. My father worked...

Feb 23, 200735254Poetry

I heard a story today on Link TV about a 9 yr...

Aug 22, 200712347Poetry

Political satire again, folks, this time in the...

Mar 19, 200829815Poetry

Easter brings many natural events and stories...

Mar 21, 200812427Poetry

while pondering the enclosed contents of a...

Apr 23, 200728594Poetry

Lynn Margulies has a book just published called...

Mar 7, 200918205Poetry

Imagery in quilts suggests another dimension --...

May 12, 200723456Poetry

grasshoppers--the scourge of grass eaters. Look...

Jun 4, 200720775Poetry

cowbirds lay eggs in other birds' nests. They...

Jun 3, 200763610Poetry

honeybees are disappearing and questions are...

May 22, 200733503Poetry

difficult book, summarized in 17 syllables

May 22, 200728574Poetry

WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS & HIS RED WHEEL BARROW...

May 29, 200715368Poetry

30 hour shifts are routine for interns at...

Jun 5, 200713007Poetry

medical appointment provides reading time for...

Jan 3, 200826455Poetry

We all know V.P. Cheney had a major role in...

Jun 10, 200715126Poetry

Observations of happenings in the garden in June.

Jun 12, 200721145Poetry

newspaper item: Springfield, Massachusetts....

Jun 21, 200711349Poetry

Bag Balm is an all-purpose veterinary ointment...

May 30, 200811919Poetry

I watch my son carving shells in wood for a...

Jun 28, 200712027Poetry

School are underperforming but cost a lot...

Jul 1, 200721945Poetry

Bob Keen (R.A.) recently suggested a lot of...

Jun 14, 20114522Poetry

Just another nature poem. Accepted for...

Jul 17, 200715277Poetry

Basketmaking is a craft with a native American...

Feb 28, 20088089Poetry

McCain says Al Queda is in Iraq, like nobody...

Jul 25, 20075729Poetry

The ladies of this site share a communal...

Jul 26, 20076089Poetry

Once you get to know Alan through his stories,...

Jul 26, 200712277Poetry

One of the great souls on this website lives in...

Jul 27, 200717945Poetry

forum addicts will recognize some stolen...

Jul 28, 200723255Poetry

The forum provides opinions that offer poetic...

Jul 29, 200717216Poetry

chats on the forum of recent vintage that...

Oct 26, 201236910Poetry

anything will do really as this is stolen...

Jul 30, 200717366Poetry

Rivers change, the ocean remains the same.

Aug 31, 20088819Poetry

simple things are the best -- I'm easily...

Jul 31, 200725604Poetry

Sometimes our feeings get hurt but we recover...

Aug 1, 200717685Poetry

some wisdom from Doinmybestatlast about travel...

Aug 1, 200724214Poetry

Two incredible film geniuses of the 20th...

Aug 10, 200716807Poetry

exotic sounding words strung together to give a...

Aug 11, 200729883Poetry

Traveling in unknown terrain can be surprising.

Aug 12, 200772110Poetry

some writers can't be flattered--they must be...

Aug 14, 200712968Poetry

New Bedford, Massachusetts is the departure...

Aug 19, 200711757Poetry

vacation experience summarized in 14 lines...

Aug 28, 200745811Poetry

rules for haiku: 5 syl, 7 syl, 5 syl. so this...

Aug 29, 200710857Poetry

I like recipes in short form. This is one of...

Jan 14, 200815687Poetry

Lawyers are not historians but they should...

Jan 14, 20116588Poetry

Gerard Manley Hopkins wrote ecstatic poetry...

Sep 8, 200813527Poetry

There are reviewers who exceed the norms for...

Sep 6, 200726404Poetry

Today we hear that Pavarotti has died. His...

Sep 6, 200716356Poetry

Mish notices news about science progress and...

Jan 4, 200818098Poetry

Iowa caucuses prove Hillary needs more prayer -...

Sep 19, 200715538Poetry

sometimes writing has to be put aside for more...

Sep 24, 200727755Poetry

while emailing Mish I got the notion movie...

Sep 24, 200732773Poetry

Movie titles can be funny all by themselves but...

Sep 28, 200717027Poetry

African American Women's Humor--an anthology is...

Sep 29, 200749112Poetry

I have a neighbor whose grandson is in the...

Oct 1, 200728764Poetry

another adventure at Nora's - a ten year old...

Oct 2, 20078618Poetry

Nature is the gateway to philosophical queries...

Oct 12, 200717206Poetry

Life has many problems. Some you can figure...

Oct 14, 200724934Poetry

A poetry reading about strange events after an...

Feb 27, 201212515Poetry

Ever feel the need for a good curse? Somebody...

Oct 18, 200726254Poetry

A Long Island mensch takes his bride on a...

Nov 19, 200723974Poetry

Puerto Rico's island of Vieques has been...

Nov 27, 200710918Poetry

This poem is a reflection on the work of a...

Jan 5, 200820068Poetry

The first primary in the country in the state...

Jan 17, 200924812Poetry

We're about to inaugurate a historic figure of...

Dec 21, 20077838Poetry

anti-chaiku poem - mocks form

Dec 27, 200720596Poetry

have a good laugh

Jan 25, 20088109Poetry

I'm reading about Yeats' poetry (Helen...

Jan 29, 200824426Poetry

William Butler Yeats, Irish Nobel Prize winner...

Jan 27, 200817976Poetry

Tonight I got my first political recording to...

Jan 27, 200822067Poetry

Obama and the Kennedys link up. They have a...

Jan 29, 200867510Poetry

JFK's grandchildren choose Obama. Ted and...

Feb 1, 200810148Poetry

Last night's debate between Obama and Clinton...

Feb 10, 2008135110Poetry

If you agree or disagree with my thesis on...

Mar 13, 200866710Poetry

very bad poetry but does include some nice...

Mar 29, 20088709Poetry

Just found out that the editor of writer's eye...

Apr 18, 201031611Poetry

The form is sestina but has three main stanzas...

Nov 29, 200815657Poetry

Nora's small handloom is a moment of reflection...

Mar 24, 200819226Poetry

I accept all opinions

Mar 13, 200913229Poetry

spring isn't all flowers and sunshine --...

Mar 31, 200850014Poetry

ever feel useless? these thoughts ramble...

Apr 7, 200812548Poetry

Jellyfish challenge fishermen, fill their...

Apr 10, 200819257Poetry

Just a little springtime poem about gardening

Jun 25, 200810178Poetry

Moose are seriously bothered by ticks. They're...

May 5, 20096023Poetry

This is a reminiscence of a visit to Detroit I...

May 14, 200815309Poetry

West Virginia votes are in. Hillary won by a...

May 18, 200844911Poetry

In Boston the new museum of contemporary art...

May 21, 200855212Poetry

Senator Kennedy's diagnosis reminds me of my...

May 24, 20088289Poetry

Biology determines response in emotional...

May 29, 200815109Poetry

martyrdom may be self-inflicted

Jun 10, 200821395Poetry

tonight's news-Kucinich introduces 5 hour...

Jun 28, 200846012Poetry

It's disgusting but somebody's gotta do it. The...

Jun 22, 200862011Poetry

An event happened today that still feels...

Aug 19, 200839211Poetry

Dill is one of my favorite authors and...

May 2, 20128487Poetry

Someone on the forum recently questioned the...

Jul 15, 200871811Poetry

something to think about

Jul 29, 200842310Poetry

Another natural history prowl, looking for the...

Aug 2, 200820735Poetry

North Salem, New Hampshire features a...

Aug 5, 200879010Poetry

I swim at the Y with my grandson Nathan. He's...

Aug 15, 200818676Poetry

Some grandfathers are more dedicated than...

Jun 30, 200913578Poetry

Only in America could talent be so exploited,...

Sep 23, 20088218Poetry

My cup boileth over. I can't take it anymore....

Aug 29, 200810916Poetry

Senator McCain announces his choice for VP:...

Jan 12, 200912815Poetry

MY 3RD YEAR ON THIS SITE -- had to celebrate...

Sep 9, 200828234Poetry

some thoughts on elections where one side...

Jun 2, 201014357Poetry

We heard a great recital tonight in...

Sep 29, 200819785Poetry

In the Burren unusual flora and fauna flourish...

Oct 25, 201213514Poetry

Revised since 2008. It's been a hard road but...

Oct 9, 200879910Poetry

reflections on autumn, markets and campaigns.

Oct 30, 200811188Poetry

This poem tries to crystallize the history of...

Dec 1, 200834511Poetry

an image from the fields around my neighborhood

Dec 1, 20088918Poetry

Bog walking with sheep in a wild place.

Dec 11, 200830663Poetry

School holiday concerts--always a treat.

Dec 22, 200812187Poetry

I used to ski but gave it up. My downhills are...

Dec 23, 200822725Poetry

another ski poem with Vermont places.

Dec 27, 200822075Poetry

any and all -- this is an exercise in sheer...

Dec 29, 200825184Poetry

Plants grow in pots, don't they?

Jan 8, 200922035Poetry

A little fun haiku for Elvis' birthday

Jan 15, 200914216Poetry

The long national nightmare is coming to an...

Jan 20, 200913497Poetry

if you're a carpenter or know someone who is,...

Jan 27, 200915166Poetry

We have one true genius on this site. She lives...

Jan 27, 200919015Poetry

Born in PA, ended up in MA. Ipswich, a lace...

Jan 29, 200913557Poetry

Forum comments from Michelle have a certain...

Jan 31, 200918645Poetry

In searching for Dill's comments in the forum,...

Feb 13, 200911257Poetry

A few characters among many I've met here stand...

Feb 3, 200932113Poetry

unusual place for a honeymoon and weather...

Jan 27, 201113636Poetry

Global warming is real. But it's misnamed. The...

Feb 19, 200944710Poetry

Making a baby quilt for Kat is one way to say...

Feb 25, 200914208Poetry

I recently bought a Barron's book of Italian...

Feb 27, 200924594Poetry

Idioms are frequently little gems of wisdom,...

Mar 1, 200931203Poetry

Snow fleas are insects that have been ignored...

Jun 16, 201130312Poetry

Natural wonders abound if we care to notice....

Mar 23, 200922844Poetry

Our daughter turns 50 and finishes her...

Mar 26, 20099098Poetry

Because Nora's Mom is a busy doctor, I get to...

Apr 2, 200915838Poetry

If you're a therapist, I'm interested in your...

Jan 30, 201022794Poetry

Salinger was an icon for the kids of the...

Apr 7, 200921456Poetry

If you know about pheasants, your opinion is...

Apr 13, 20096688Poetry

If you don't like it, don't review it. Thanks.

Feb 13, 201018185Poetry

This experimental form is related to science...

May 3, 20099989Poetry

Women and gadgets don't always get along. We...

Aug 3, 200920016Poetry

Creative activities have their aha! moments and...

May 9, 200948812Poetry

A medical test to determine conditions in the...

Feb 15, 20108316Poetry

When your grandchild plays an evil dwarf in a...

Apr 6, 201014666Poetry

Nora, age 13, tells her mother she has to be...

May 15, 200957711Poetry

Yesterday I had a good angiogram. This...

Jan 2, 20117558Poetry

Just another mental health rant--assembled from...

Sep 12, 200925704Poetry

Fishing in the forum again for found poetry....

Jun 24, 200927444Poetry

Mishmont mails me a huge fleece so I can spin,...

Sep 4, 20096819Poetry

Nuns can be aloof or aloft but they never lose...

Jul 20, 200932710Poetry

gardeners and birders may enjoy this

Aug 26, 200910037Poetry

We mourn the passing of Senator Edward M....

Sep 2, 201210814Poetry

some thoughts on idleness on Labor Day--any...

Sep 9, 20098348Poetry

If you've experienced any art forms directly,...

Apr 15, 201012648Poetry

My birthday roses are admired for their beauty...

Oct 12, 200937910Poetry

Since my colleagues are writing poems about...

Jan 23, 201312496Poetry

Our plumber is smarter than we are about pipes....

Feb 17, 20105789Poetry

A painting prompted this recall of a summer...

Dec 7, 200912127Poetry

My friend Beverly can't see with her new...

Dec 9, 200921714Poetry

Privacy Practices offer patients information...

Dec 9, 20097948Poetry

This form (sestina) adapts itself to common...

Dec 20, 20094419Poetry

I thought I'd write a book of Irish Haikus so I...

Dec 29, 20094519Poetry

Losing a tooth has much in common with losing...

Jan 1, 201011058Poetry

Chinese astrology is all about animals, metals,...

Feb 25, 201216745Poetry

Some things can't be described very...

Jan 22, 20106779Poetry

Current stalemate in American politics is an...

Jan 25, 201052710Poetry

Bad poem contest--a few verses with a political...

Feb 3, 201013726Poetry

true life classroom experience--teachers have...

Sep 9, 201018912Poetry

While visiting a friend's garden...

May 5, 201214685Poetry

A charter school holds an open house for...

Jun 22, 20118267Poetry

Accepted for summer 2011 issue of Roses and...

Mar 7, 201014867Poetry

inspired by Scott Free's poem Spit a ramble...

Mar 11, 201021656Poetry

Cat Writes 22 has recently reminded me about...

Mar 31, 20106219Poetry

This poem is about Phoebe Prince, a girl born...

Apr 25, 201012897Poetry

I have a view of arriving red-winged blackbirds...

Jun 6, 201053610Poetry

Some days are boring but satisfying. This poem...

May 16, 20105649Poetry

Graduations are fiercely optimistic. all...

Jul 28, 201220834Poetry

Yesterday we attended a circus camp with a...

Jun 17, 201037410Poetry

Fathers are appreciated for many reasons but...

Jun 21, 20106879Poetry

We go shopping with our 13 yr old grandchild,...

Jun 24, 201014246Poetry

some thoughts on politics

Jul 6, 201012336Poetry

Fourth of July picnic with a group of senior...

Nov 26, 201134610Poetry

Raising a family can be hazardous to your...

Jan 17, 20115339Poetry

Prompted by Odin's poem about pen and ink, I...

Sep 12, 201011036Poetry

The Clark Museum in the Berkshires gave me this...

Jun 19, 201120984Poetry

Father's Day makes me think about how my father...

Dec 30, 201010316Poetry

personal reflections O.K.

Jan 13, 20118188Poetry

Following Mishmont's suggestion to revive bad...

Jan 9, 201123411Poetry

Sowing the seeds of anger and resentment has...

Jan 15, 20116148Poetry

Writing is like labor before childbirth. You...

Jan 18, 20115639Poetry

I'm a fan of Wislawa Szymborska, the Polish...

Mar 17, 20117498Poetry

any comments are fine. technical, personal,...

Mar 19, 201115965Poetry

any comments, harsh criticism, welcome

May 7, 20114539Poetry

Some passions may be aroused by this tribute....

Jul 6, 201212926Poetry

My brother Ed was reported missing in Korea in...

Mar 7, 201211076Poetry

Smith College greenhouse exhibit this week:...

Jun 23, 201211676Poetry

I like the sound of Spanish poetry so I wrote...

Mar 11, 20123919Poetry

This poem uses 12 syllables per line, total of...

Jun 17, 20119187Poetry

Stormy weather may interfere with dancing.

Nov 15, 20115748Poetry

I live on Moody Bridge Road. It's not exactly...

Jul 23, 201127611Poetry

Sometimes a garden offers metaphors for the...

Aug 23, 20118247Poetry

Today at the internet café I ordered a...

Apr 28, 201210896Poetry

email from Nora concerning make-up bag left in...

Nov 5, 201144210Poetry

Our friend of 45 years died during the storm...

Apr 11, 20124858Poetry

Any feedback welcome. These reflections on a...

Dec 2, 20116098Poetry

I'm inspired by Dr. William Carlos Williams and...

Dec 15, 20116508Poetry

This is about emotional abuse. If you've ever...

Dec 18, 20114469Poetry

Poetry about self-inflicted wounds reminds me...

Dec 26, 201117535Poetry

If you've had a stress test, you know how it...

Jan 16, 201210387Poetry

Rev. Martin Luther King's struggle for civil...

Jan 20, 201245610Poetry

A little tongue in cheek here. How does one...

Feb 19, 201213776Poetry

So many migratory animals cross our borders and...

May 3, 201223224Poetry

Grandmother Nadine Gordimer born 1923 keeps on...

Feb 24, 201214815Poetry

These thoughts originated with a 14th century...

Mar 15, 20125108Poetry

Haiku form applied to Irish cookery. Any...

Mar 26, 201224504Poetry

If you've been using Skype to communicate with...

Oct 23, 201211226Poetry

Blast from the past in my file folders--the...

Mar 27, 20129938Poetry

A literary device similar to haiku from Old...

Mar 29, 201214075Poetry

How do you feel about the free expression of...

Mar 30, 20126799Poetry

Cleaning up the garden after winter damage...

May 7, 201211356Poetry

Those book come-ons filled with ads can be...

Jun 5, 201215846Poetry

say anything you want to

Jun 16, 201223112Poetry

This father's day poem celebrates the macho...

Jul 23, 20126828Poetry

recent events suggest a little forethought

Jul 24, 201216005Poetry

Found this in the current catalog put out by...

Aug 29, 20123212NewPoetry

It's not easy but someone has to do it. A...

Sep 5, 201210049Poetry

Memories of ocean experiences came to me while...

Feb 18, 20134139Poetry

The poem concerns family relationships and...

Oct 26, 20128477Poetry

Selected random quotes from the forum meant to...

Oct 29, 201214305Poetry

Found poetry. Mining past forum comments and...

Oct 30, 201219644Poetry

Tracking Sonny's remarks with a few other...

Jan 26, 201315855Poetry

Ordinary activities can make good poetry so...

Mar 25, 201320034Poetry

My novel was launched on March 17, 2013. This...

May 1, 20133949Poetry

Have you ever felt sort of ignored? Like you're...

May 4, 201313566Poetry

grandparents day at the charter school--Nathan...

May 31, 201410866Poetry

Science sometimes provides interesting images...

Apr 28, 200777911Short Story

Historical characters gather for a few beers...

May 11, 200856811Short Story

Ever want to meet someone who is no longer...

May 18, 201226015Short Story

As a student at U.Mass., Amherst, I enrolled in...

Feb 3, 200774011Short Story

A young Manchurian maiden playing the bamboo...

Aug 16, 200813216Short Story

true story. Romance doesn't survive when poet's...

Jan 20, 200715815Short Story

Women communicate with difficulty concerning an...

Feb 26, 200814905Short Story

What if John McCain had to be replaced by a...

Sep 2, 200813206Short Story

Powerful lobbies prevent health care from...

Feb 25, 200715439Short Story

child's view of hurricane in New York City

Jan 11, 200714708Short Story

My son's Tolkien addiction leads hiim to...

Jan 27, 200710549Short Story

Talented teen-ager reflects on her life in a...

Feb 12, 200721873Short Story

Famous poets and artists from the Rochester...

Feb 18, 200713636Short Story

Valerie, age 14, daughter of divorced...

Mar 2, 200711328Short Story

A couple clear out an old lady's rooms after...

Mar 6, 200769612Short Story

Irrepressible old woman goes shopping and...

Feb 23, 200851710Short Story

If you've ever been to the Big E you may be...

Nov 10, 200811057Short Story

Selling encyclopedias isn't all it's cracked up...

Apr 30, 200711359Short Story

When Spanish explorers arrived on American...

May 3, 20078338Short Story

Two famous women discuss Paris and peasants but...

May 6, 200715835Short Story

Trip to an art gallery becomes an educational...

May 22, 200712276Short Story

Elvis, Frank and John sing together and rile up...

May 26, 200741013Short Story

Food additives with neurotoxin effects are in...

Jun 2, 200712926Short Story

got my first letter from 5 yr old Nathan today....

Jan 11, 200810499Short Story

An editor asked me to write an article about...

Jan 26, 200912896Short Story

Sometimes adventurous people worry their...

Jun 30, 200711088Short Story

Jim Tate's recent poetry reading, where the...

Jul 4, 200725614Short Story

We can't seem to get our act together here, so...

Feb 26, 200896510Short Story

I try to help Hillary snap out of depression...

Jul 15, 200720115Short Story

A sudden squirting at the gas pump this morning...

Jul 20, 20077958Short Story

30 years since Elvis departed--big commercial...

Jul 22, 20076269Short Story

The polyps are being checked at the lab and...

Jul 26, 200763711Short Story

A 3 year old describes her experience with a...

Aug 2, 20077778Short Story

sometimes I forget to check under the sink....

Aug 5, 200712237Short Story

My experience of Maine: a forest with a rocky...

Aug 8, 20078069Short Story

Tourists in Barcelona witness the arrival of...

Sep 4, 20079677Short Story

A group of teachers attend a performance at the...

Feb 26, 200854412Short Story

Recently Hillary Clinton has been behaving in a...

Aug 9, 200764210Short Story

Sonny believes my modus operandi is Freudian...

Aug 31, 200750810Short Story

Miss Lynch teaches language arts but her...

Sep 4, 200715716Short Story

Few people realize what adventures await them...

Sep 7, 200713185Short Story

Even classics can get roughed up in reviews....

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Joyce took liberties with his experimental...

Sep 12, 200715165Short Story

Chapter two of Ulysses by Joyce, an Irish...

Sep 14, 200719183Short Story

This chapter of Ulysses gives us a glimpse into...

Oct 2, 200715425Short Story

Shopping for candles in Massachusetts saves...

Mar 19, 200818315Short Story

a rather senseless story full to the brim with...

Oct 30, 200742911Short Story

New writing compared to new baby, revisions...

Oct 31, 200716505Short Story

Professor markets literary criticism thesis but...

Dec 14, 20079398Short Story

Six years ago our daughter started medical...

Nov 10, 200713786Short Story

My spouse recently discovered he has a duodenal...

Jan 2, 200849712Short Story

Two sisters arrange a meeting involving a...

Nov 30, 200739612Short Story

After more than a year of living with a pair of...

Dec 1, 20079388Short Story

any cleaning problems should go to Kat Nove....

Dec 9, 20078928Short Story

I attended a concert in the 2nd Congregational...

Dec 18, 20079837Short Story

Just read in the newspaper that people in...

Jan 24, 200831715Short Story

This is a true story about a remarkable...

Jan 31, 20088739Short Story

Spinning fibers is as old as the pyramids. You...

Feb 6, 200812746Short Story

I've been asked about the diary entries of...

Mar 4, 200816176Short Story

Computers and Druidism have a very old...

Mar 7, 200817834Short Story

Haiku form --yesterday's headlines. Hillary...

Mar 13, 200812329Short Story

Just some speculation about how history might...

Mar 26, 200811077Short Story

any and all comments acceptable, especially...

Mar 28, 200822418Short Story

Hillary Rodham Clinton has some problems with...

Sep 19, 200819115Short Story

short fiction about a woman's small world when...

Apr 1, 2008108611Short Story

If it's April 1, then I have a lottery ticket...

Apr 2, 200819866Short Story

Sometimes kids are way too smart.

Jun 12, 200811759Short Story

Nora tries to sort out the real from the...

Apr 11, 200821745Short Story

Imagine a movie about Mother Cabrini, the first...

Apr 12, 200817036Short Story

Imagine a lost movie starring dancers Fred...

Apr 15, 200816056Short Story

Marlene Dietrich and James Stewart appeared...

Apr 25, 200816466Short Story

Prophet Isaiah lived 2500 years ago and warned...

Jun 15, 20097378Short Story

W.CARLOS WILLIAMS wrote a poem called "The...

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When an opportunity arises for international...

May 27, 20089929Short Story

High fashion isn't all it's cracked up to be....

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Recent events have earned the Clintons the...

Jun 17, 200810238Short Story

Nora writes scary stories because that's all...

Jun 11, 20089520Short Story

HOW I GOT STARTED WITH EVERYTHING--life with 3...

Sep 24, 200811976Short Story

religious cult practices related to Sarah Palin...

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