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When I was a kid, I never wanted to be a ballerina or an astronaut. I wanted to be a writer. I wrote all through school. My undergraduate degree is in Writing. I kept a journal for twenty years. Yet … Continue reading ?
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Woman Cannot Live on Fiction Alone

Entertainment / Books : Eleventh Stack (3 years ago)

I never liked school. It was hard for me, a shy, quiet, bookish girl who just wanted to read and write all day long, preferably outside in the fresh air. School was too restrictive (and it was inside for crying … Continue reading ? Read Post

Uphold the Theoretical Weapon of Proletarian Dictatorship-1975

News / Independent News : Signalfire (43 minutes ago)

Long live the Paris Commune — Commemorating the centenary of the writing of “Critique of the Gotha Programme” IT is exactly a century this year since the great teacher Marx wrote in 1875 his brilliant work Critique of the Gotha Prog... Read Post

Writers on Reading

Entertainment / Books : The Millions (3 hours ago)

How do writers read? Elisa Gabbert asked ten writers, including Teju Cole and Laura Van Der Berg (who wrote about her pet wolf Natasha for The Millions), about their reading habits for The Believer. Read Post

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