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Fiction  Me?  
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rachelfershleiser:

authorstalker:

In need of a Monday pick-me-up? Take 10 minutes and watch Rachel Fershleiser’s TEDx talk, “Why I heart the Bookternet" and I guarantee you’ll be full of optimism and sunshine. 

1. That dress, those tights.

2. How can I achieve this level of public speaking excellence? 

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Aw thanks! Please, Pollyanna out with me on the great stuff authors, bookstores, and publishers are doing to embrace internet communities.

Excellent talk by excellent person rachelfershleiser, who created this Tumblr (and talks about it in the above video)!

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girlvswhale:

What the what? Is there a program or script is it that will mute this post? It’s had 1,887 notes in the past 24 hours.P.S. So many of you have recently added me. I am so flattered. If you could like this post so I can weed out the spam bots from the real peeps! I will love you forever and ever. xoxx 

girlvswhale:

What the what? Is there a program or script is it that will mute this post? It’s had 1,887 notes in the past 24 hours.


P.S. So many of you have recently added me. I am so flattered. If you could like this post so I can weed out the spam bots from the real peeps! I will love you forever and ever. xoxx 

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The most indelible writing exercise I was ever taught was to copy, either by typing or by hand, a favorite piece of prose. Ethan Hauser (via millionsmillions)

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millionsmillions:

Recommended Listening: “I wanted to rescue the wicked stepmother,” Helen Oyeyemi said in an interview with NPR about her new book, Boy, Snow, Bird (which made our 2014 book preview.)

I so want to read Boy Snow Bird but I am just now starting The Icarus Girl.

millionsmillions:

Recommended Listening: “I wanted to rescue the wicked stepmother,” Helen Oyeyemi said in an interview with NPR about her new book, Boy, Snow, Bird (which made our 2014 book preview.)

I so want to read Boy Snow Bird but I am just now starting The Icarus Girl.

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“Fairytale” published in The Toucan

“Fairytale” published in The Toucan

I went first. I didn’t hurl. I did drink a margarita on the rocks. Thanks to all: Pinckney Benedict, Kyle Minor, Seth Harwood, Anthony Neil Smith, John Weagly, and David James Keaton.
And now there’s a podcast of the reading! Thanks to Booked.
http://www.bookedpodcast.com/2012/03/27/episode-74-wrong-kind-of-reading-dolson-and-weagly/


AWP Offsite Reading
Thursday, March 1st, 8-10 pm
The Wrong Kind of Reading
Location: The Galway Arms, Lincoln Park (2442 North Clark Street)Cost: FreeA reading from seven “literary pulp” writers—lots of genre thrills. Featuring Pinckney Benedict, Kyle Minor, Robin Becker, Anthony Neil Smith, John Weagly, Nikki Dolson, and David James Keaton. Loosely affiliated with noir/transgressive ezine PLOTS WITH GUNS.

I went first. I didn’t hurl. I did drink a margarita on the rocks. Thanks to all: Pinckney Benedict, Kyle Minor, Seth Harwood, Anthony Neil Smith, John Weagly, and David James Keaton.

And now there’s a podcast of the reading! Thanks to Booked.

http://www.bookedpodcast.com/2012/03/27/episode-74-wrong-kind-of-reading-dolson-and-weagly/



AWP Offsite Reading

Thursday, March 1st, 8-10 pm

The Wrong Kind of Reading


Location: The Galway Arms, Lincoln Park (2442 North Clark Street)
Cost: Free
A reading from seven “literary pulp” writers—lots of genre thrills. Featuring Pinckney Benedict, Kyle Minor, Robin Becker, Anthony Neil Smith, John Weagly, Nikki Dolson, and David James Keaton. Loosely affiliated with noir/transgressive ezine PLOTS WITH GUNS.

Easter flowers near Van Buren and Michigan

Easter flowers near Van Buren and Michigan