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Happy Birthday Ms. Louisa May Alcott

By Antara Bandyopadhyay

As we the kids of the 20th century grew up one of the classic manuscripts handed to us to know how possibly the world works is the “Little Women”.

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Happy Birthday Mark Twain

November 30, 1835 was the birth date of Samuel L. Clemens, known by most by his “writing name” – Mark Twain.

He was a favorite author of mine as a younger reader, and continues to be one of the writers I revisit on a regular basis. 133 more words

Vonnie Winslow Crist

Tuesday Quote: 9

“First, find out what your hero wants, then just follow him!”

– Ray Bradbury

I chose a quote from a writer this week, one that resonates with all writers who may be struggling with their plots, characters or have a general writing block! 135 more words

another excerpt from Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut

Little Newt stirred.

While still half-snoozing, he put his black, painty hands to his mouth and chin, leaving black smears there. He rubbed his eyes and made black smears around them, too. 150 more words


from Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut

When we joined the mainstream of mankind in the company street, a woman behind us wished Dr. Breed a merry Christmas. Dr. Breed turned to peer benignly into the sea of pale pies, and identified the greeter as one Miss Francine Pelko. 261 more words


Closed Until Fall

Come with me this evening
And I will take two links from your watch
Come to the front door
Drop  off sugar, peanut butter in a green coffee cup… 144 more words

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