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ORIGINS: Tara Laskowski

In today’s ORIGINS at jmww, author Tara Laskowski discusses the origins for her short story collection Bystanders, which published May 2016, by Santa Fe Writers Project. 793 more words



McDonald’s Sarinah Thamrin, Jakarta, 15 May 2007

We used to call ourselves “Les Voila Group”, because we used to go to an indiepop gig called “Les Voila” in Bandung. 20 more words

Wandering hands letters (The Guardian, 14 04 2016)

These were letters from women sharing their experiences of sexual harassment.
This is an extended version of my unpublished letter.

At 19, my first visit to France was 6 weeks… 565 more words

Unpublished Guardian Letters 2016

Review: Bystanders by Tara Laskowski (reviewed by Anna Baptiste)

by Tara Laskowski
238 pages
Santa Fe Writers, 2016
ISBN: 978-1-939650-38-2

None of us can exist in isolation.  But that doesn’t mean we don’t try.  505 more words


The Bitter Fruit of Forever now available

My novelette The Bitter Fruit of Forever is now available on Amazon.com.

Soo-zee Wanabi and his friends are rebel soldiers fighting the oppressive regime that rules their world. 131 more words

Jackie Fox

Ode to the Empty Vase

There’s a bruise on my arm, right above my elbow
And I feel like I’ve seen it there before.
I remember when we stood there… 173 more words


Purse snatcher nabbed by Good Samaritans

KELOWNA–Bystanders jumped into action on Wednesday afternoon, when a purse snatcher made off with a woman’s wallet at the intersection of Pandosy Street and Water Street. 138 more words