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Letter from Ray Bradbury, Dublin, Ireland. October 23, 1953

This ia a letter Ray wrote my Dad when in Ireland writing Moby Dick… He was Disappointed that Fahrenheit 451 didn’t’  “make the splash,” or perhaps set the world afire, like he hoped.. Little did he know! (Note: In 2010 … Continue reading

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Remembering Ray, Daddy and the Bird that Got Away

  I ran into Bill Nolan at a Science Fiction convention and we began talking about Ray and the writers group. Bill said he had been to the group once… doubtless before my time. How many great writers have passed … Continue reading

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The Love Song of the Mole Cricket

 Summer in the Catskills, the days long and warm, the air humming with insects. Squirrels dangle from branches, trying to steal seeds out of bird feeders. The steep mountains  are carpeted with trees. In 1800, giant hemlocks, 80-100 ft. tall … Continue reading

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My life and Welcome to It

To begin my life at the beginning of my life, I was born. But let’s begin before my birth…. One of my earliest memories is of sitting on the steps into my parents’ living room and listening to the authors … Continue reading

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Improvisational writing!

Improvisational Writing This is what I’m Teaching at the San Miguel Writer’s Conference Should be a BLAST!!! Got Writer’s Block??? Get out from behind the laptop and Unleash Your Creative Writing Power through Using classic Theater Games Elizabeth Eve King … Continue reading

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Tales from San Miguel and Other Stories

I’m teaching a  story telling workshop with wonderful Mariana Williams, Producer of ‘Long Beach Searches for Greatest Storyteller’, a citywide event now in its third season. She’s also  the author of two novels.  and a damn funny lady….    Her tales … Continue reading

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