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Replay: Kindle my heart; or, Is it really a book if it's never on paper?

That’s what the e-book readers have me thinking about these days.

Some people have told me I should, when Entertaining Welsey Shaw is finally finished and ready for publication, skip the physical book route all together and go straight to bits.  931 more words

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Hack work

Celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence have gotten another unpleasant reminder—as if they needed it—of just how public their private lives are.

Seems someone hacked into about one hundred celebrity Apple accounts (aka, the “cloud”) and seized nude photos, with the intent apparently of selling them online and making a pile of money. 657 more words

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Replay: Starting small

An interesting article popped up in my daily feed this morning: Why do first-time writers almost always start out with novels?

As the article points out, composers don’t start by writing a symphony. 954 more words

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Kim Kardashian's game

No one has ever accomplished what Kim Kardashian has. Paris Hilton, her ex-BFF, failed. Even Brenda Frazier, that darling socialite from the 1930s, pales in comparison. 897 more words

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Replay: "No time to read"

I hear this a lot.

Often when someone hears I am in the process of writing a novel, they say something like, “Wow. That’s great.” This is unfortunately followed by, “I haven’t read a novel in years.” 546 more words

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When the laughter stops

I was as surprised as you were.

And I wasn’t, really.

Robin Williams’ manic humor was just that—manic. Wild. Crazy. Beware the clown, the buffoon, the harlequin. 488 more words

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Touching Immortality at the World's Fair

I’m on vacation, so this week’s entry comes straight from Wikipedia. I find it fascinating:

The autograph at the 1958 World’s Fair

The autograph of the Requiem was placed on display at the… 377 more words

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