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Cornelia “CONNIE D.” DeDona
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There may be no more a macabrely misogynistic sentence in English literature than Edgar Allan Poe’s contention that “the death… of a beautiful woman” is “unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.” (His perhaps ironic observation prompted Sylvia Plath to write, over a hundred years later, “The woman is perfected / Her dead / Body wears the smile of accomplishment.”) The sentence comes from Poe’s 1846 essay “The Philosophy of Composition...
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Woodstock Writers Festival Interview with Photographer, Songwriter and Author, Chris Stein. 
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Awesome Writers last night at the Woodstock's Writer's Festival 2015-Story Slam!
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Ice Sculpture Photograph by Cornelia Connie D DeDona - Ice Sculpture Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale
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147 people
Dan C's profile photo
Sandra Nashat's profile photo
World hair creations - WHC magazine's profile photo
Annie Walls's profile photo
Stanley Hardgraves's profile photo
Scott Williams's profile photo
Kathryn Takara's profile photo
Abubakar Sadek's profile photo
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Author, Writer, Poet, Performance Poet
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  • Self-publishing
    Corney Press, present
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Rosendale, New York
Previously
Kaneohe, Hawaii - Bellmore, New York - Manhattan, New York - Braunschweig, Germany
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Cornelia "Connie D." DeDona is the recognized self-published author of "Letters to a Prisoner," one of five books and one Anthology, "Saturdays with Lillian," to which she designed and also contributed her poetry and photography. She is an Arts & Letters member of  the National League of American Pen Women- Honolulu.  She creates, hosts, and directs themed Poetry Performances for Habilitat-the place of change. Performances can be viewed on Olelo and YouTube.  Google Connie D. at Habilitat on YouTube to view. 

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published in a few places, working on a novel
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  • The Great Courses
    Literature & Fiction, present
  • Kingston High School, Windward Community College
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11 Secrets to Writing Effective Character Description | WritersDigest.com
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Are your characters dry, lifeless husks? Writing effective description is the secret to breathing new life into them. Author Rebecca McClana

The Symposium by Squaxin Streams
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Watch Squaxin Streams's The Symposium on Livestream.com. The event will include five panels composed of representatives from each region, tr

National Poetry Month Day 21
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My poem is featured today!!! Sweet Persephone Like Persephone, I wait for Spring, to burst. Can one exchange one’s cloth, or clay heart rewi

Bring Your Setting to Life
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I’m sure you’ve heard a thousand times before that not only must your characters live and breathe like real people, but your setting has to,

A Fresh Impression
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Maybe I should pull it out of my ass; the unwritten memoir the poems the pain the not soon-to-be forgotten winter that refuses to end. My fr

A Weedy Return
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Lodged between a healthy seedling and a slowly decaying sharp bromeliad lay a tangled web of Impatiens. Take heart, one twitches when steady

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Inspirational Sayings - Motivational Quotes - Oprah.com
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You wish your boss would say it. You wish your spouse would say it. But sometimes, you just need to deliver the pep talk yourself.

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Should You Quit Your Day Job?
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I received a call last week from a former co-worker. He wanted to know if he should take a big offer from a company even though it involved

Mohamed Hijri: A simple solution to the coming phosphorus crisis (+playl...
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Finding Neverland
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What stopped me all the time was the lack of cash the self-doubt the fear that I wouldn’t make it on my own You assured me of that. Everyone

Treading Water
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I am in awe most of the people I meet at readings must’ve known Jesus, walked down those same streets carried his cross up to Golgotha becau

Watch Lady Gaga’s video for “Applause”
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That "Applause" video you saw? That was the lyric video. Here's the regular one.

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