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Toni Morrison

Don’t write about Woman, write about a woman. This is a simple statement but controversial.

Toni Morrison was recently appointed at Columbia University, a nice gesture. 1,919 more words

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God Help the Child

“Now she’s pregnant. Good move, Lula Ann. If you think mothering is all cooing, booties and diapers you’re in for a big shock. Big. You and your nameless boyfriend, husband, pickup – whatever – imagine OOOH! 335 more words



KIM    Victor Saville    1950

The director and almost everyone in the cast is British  —  except Dean Stockwell.  But this film is as American as a fifties film can be.  315 more words


The He(art) of Casey

It’s not just her style or even her voice (even though her voice is AMAZING!) but it was her message or better yet her  1,204 more words

Thoughts about Writing

“Not writing for me would be like not breathing.” – Pat Bean

And Writers  

            “A writer who hates the actual writing, who gets no joy out of the creation of magic by words, to me is simply not a writer at all … how can you hate the magic which makes a paragraph or sentence or a line of dialogue or a description something in the nature of a new creation? 385 more words


Week 109: Toni Morrison

“Sunk in the grass of an empty lot on a spring Saturday, I split the stems of milkweed and thought about ants and peach pits and death and where the world went when I closed my eyes.” 13 more words