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After the Workshop: A Mediation on Writing

Young, inexperienced writers are often faced with a difficult dichotomy: they are told to write about “what they know” while at the same time, nothing makes for a more dull topic than a writer’s life. The art of writing is, … Continue reading

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Throwback Saturday: the X-Files

Television today is possibly the best it’s ever been. There’s a show for every type of person: reality tv for the attention deficit, competition game shows, medical/legal/police procedurals, high school drama and high school musical, all the way to shows … Continue reading

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Graceland and Isolation: TV Review

I’ve been a fan of Graceland since it first debuted in early June. It’s well-cast, with a nice blend of drama, action, and humor. Mostly I’ve just been watching it as easy, summer escapism. But this week, in its fourth … Continue reading

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