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2/20 Pacific Northwest Writers Association Contest 2/28 The Ledge Fiction Award 3/1 James Jones Literary Society First Novel Contest 3/1 Word Works Poetry Manuscript (48-64 pages) 3/4 GSU Review Ficti... Read More

Michael Dirda’s article on Kundera’s "curtain"

Taken from: Milan Kundera on the civilizing values of the novel. By Michael Dirda Sunday, February 4, 2007; Page BW10 Only the aesthetic project itself truly matters, the fully achieved novel, poem or... Read More


Submitted 1/31 Jean Lohmann Poetry PrizeSubmitted 2/5 Application for Fishtrap Fellowship Yesterday I worked on a short story. This must have been a first for a Monday while school is in session. Felt... Read More

Snow Day!

Pushed the snooze button for exactly one hour this morning, then rolled out of bed knowing that I needed to get to work about fifteen minutes earlier than usual. I was thinking about how to do this, a... Read More