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The Last Night of My Own Personal & Private Writer's Retreat in the Wilds of PA

I went to the lake to say goodbye, as this is the last night of my personal and private writer’s retreat in the wilds of north-west Pennsylvania. 66 more words

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Part Four: A Gallery of Pictures from the Lambda Writers Retreat

I am thinking we could meet this way for quite a long time, mis amigos! My collection of pictures seem to be growing with each one I post. 331 more words

Part Three: A Gallery of Pictures from the Lambda Literary Writers Retreat

Saludos, todo el mundo! I’m back again for round three, capturing in photos and narrative my Los Angeles Writers Retreat experience. I thank you in advance for being here with me, and please don’t forget to leave your mental prints…if you should like. 609 more words

Survival Kit for Writers : What 5 Things Would You Carry?

Marooned on a desert island for two weeks, with room for only five essentials, what would you carry with you?

I ask this because as writers there are so many hurdles we have to overcome to be productive. 146 more words


Part Two: A Gallery of Pictures of the Lambda Literary Foundation's Writers Retreat...

The gala spanned a week. In that time, I vied to fill my waking moments with as many delights as my senses would imbibe, from the Delta flight to the workshop time to the return flight home, some of which I don’t have pictures, but will allude to nonetheless. 722 more words

Part One: A Gallery of Pictures from the Lambda Literary Foundation's Writing Retreat...

Attending the Lambda Literary Foundation’s Writing Retreat was illuminating. I learned so much, met so many, and experienced so much. I attended the Genre Fiction Workshop led by Mystery writer extraordinaire and Writer’s Digest writer, Elizabeth Sims. 298 more words

The Hundred-Year House offers absorbing hybrid of family saga, literary mystery, examination of creative life


The Hundred-Year House

By Rebecca Makkai

Viking, July 10, 2014

$26.95, 335 pages

Rebecca Makkai’s sharp-witted sensibility is at work on every page of The Hundred-Year House… 581 more words

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