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Found in a virtual drawer: a poem from someone who doesn't poet
Raw Silk We tromped in deep grass, bumping shoulders, walking dogs. You had the Frisbee, I carried the plastic bag the onions
came in. From your pocket you drew a mustard sandwich,  We drank from the fountain, built on a stele of stones. In fall the trees w...
Raw Silk We tromped in deep grass, bumping shoulders, walking dogs. You had the Frisbee, I carried the plastic bag the onions came in. From your pocket you drew a mustard sandwich,  We drank from the fountain, built o...
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Fiction from the Archives: "SPOTTED & SOUGHT"
Fantasy written by  Gay Degani, published in  10 Flash Quarterly , January 2010 Spotted & Sought from  The Chronicle  Personals:   SPOTTED & SOUGHT / Sunday, January 3 Friday night at the Mobil station. You: hot guy in scruffy beard & flannel shirt caught m...
Fantasy written by Gay Degani, published in 10 Flash Quarterly, January 2010 Spotted & Sought from The Chronicle Personals:  SPOTTED & SOUGHT / Sunday, January 3 Friday night at the Mobil station. You: hot guy in scru...
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One Writer's Awakening: Andre Dubus III
I'm at the point in Andre Dubus III's memoir Townie when he describes that moment in his life when he had his first very vivid realization he wanted to write.  No, wait, that's not what he says.  He says, he didn't want to write, he had to write. In this pa...
I'm at the point in Andre Dubus III's memoir Townie when he describes that moment in his life when he had his first very vivid realization he wanted to write.  No, wait, that's not what he says.  He says, he didn't want to wr...
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Research Begins: What Came First
My suspense novel, What Came
Before , came out first online at Every Day Novels as a serial, seventy
chapters a day, five days a week, from March to June in 2014. It then became
available in trade paperback and in Kindle format. Almost a year later, I’m
beg...
My suspense novel, What Came Before, came out first online at Every Day Novels as a serial, seventy chapters a day, five days a week, from March to June in 2014. It then became available in trade paperback and in Kindle forma...
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New story at Night Train . . . http://www.nighttrainmagazine.com/firebox-fiction/
The memory's knotted—the girl, the smoke, the squirrel and the spreading tree—but I keep picking at it until it relaxes. It's a snarl, but it's not ununtanglable. Loosened, the tree is taller, broader now. It dwarfs the four-story farmhouse. I add a redoubling calm, a cool bed of rotting leaves ...
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Going through my list of stories and found this one I'd forgotten I'd written.  A fantastical humor.
Fantasy written by Gay Degani, published in 10 Flash Quarterly, January 2010 Spotted & Sought from The Chronicle Personals:  SPOTTED & SOUGHT / Sunday, January 3 Friday night at the Mobil station. You: hot guy in scru...
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Writers Chat with Bonnie ZoBell
Bonnie ZoBell and I were roommates in Minneapolis for AWP and I remembered I never published this interview we made with each other a while back.  What better time than now??
Bonnie ZoBell and I were roommates in Minneapolis for AWP and I remembered I never published this interview we made with each other a while back.  What better time than now??
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Wow! I can't believe Aaron did this!!  I am impressed.  I'm into the number 12 myself.  It took me twelve YEARS to write a book.
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Research: Two Wars, Three Romances in A Touch of Stardust
Just finished listening to  A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott.  I snapped it from the library shelf because of the picture of
Carole Lombard on the cover and was delighted to find out that it centers on
the making of  Gone With the Wind. Although
the novel...
Just finished listening to A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott.  I snapped it from the library shelf because of the picture of Carole Lombard on the cover and was delighted to find out that it centers on the making of Gone Wit...
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Thank you, Kat Ward, for featuring What Came Before at Hometown-Pasadena.  Loved reading your aside and your astute review of my book.  
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Time to celebrate  Pure Slush's fourth birthday with my story 'Last Four Songs' which you can find online below: 

http://pureslush.webs.com/thelatest.htm#928225598

Thanks Matt Potter for supporting my work. 
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