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When I finally gave up work to write full-time almost nine years ago, I thought I was going to turn really prolific. For four years previous to that I'd been working part-time, throwing on my shirt and tie at midday on a Wednesday and trudging back to a day-job that I'd stopped enjoying years before. I had managed to produce a decent body of work already, including novels, novellas and many short stories. The allure of having all my time devoted ...
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Hear the “Seikilos Epitaph,” the Oldest Complete Song in the World: An Inspiring Tune from 100 BC
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Paris is undoubtedly one of world’s cities with the most important museums of historical and contemporary art and architecture.  Not only the recently opened, eye-catching feats of modern architecture in the world, the Louis ...
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A new biography of Indra Devi, a Russian-Indian-American émigré who’s credited with taking yoga to the West, challenges the ancient origins of asanas like the Surya Namaskar.
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Leonard Cohen's Montreal - The New Yorker
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The devotional quality of “Hallelujah” and other songs by Leonard Cohen reflects a city of clashing and bonding communities.

Confessions of NYT Bestselling Author Gone Indie
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by Eileen Goudge We have a visit from a literary superstar this week. New York Times bestselling author Eileen Goudge has written 32 novels,

The American Lover by Rose Tremain review – loners, London and lust | Bo...
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This collection of short stories about isolation and loneliness is powerful and wide-ranging, writes Gerard Woodward

'Am I being catfished?' An author confronts her number one online critic
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When a bad review of her first novel appeared online, Kathleen Hale was warned not to respond. But she soon found herself wading in

Man Booker prize: Richard Flanagan wins with ‘timeless depiction of war’...
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Australian novelist picks up award for story of prisoners and captors on Burma railway in The Narrow Road to the Deep North

10 Obsolete Beliefs that Can Block Self-Publishing Success
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by Anne R. Allen New writers contact us every day, asking questions about everything from how to start their first short story (answer: butt

Deepak Chopra hoping to set meditation world record in Toronto
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Spiritual health advocate and author Deepak Chopra has long touted the many personal benefits of meditation. Now, he's hoping to set a Guinn

Prince Charles 'furious' over memoir by former Buckingham Palace press s...
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In “On Duty With The Queen,” Dickie Arbiter is expected to dish secrets about the prince’s ugly divorce from Princess Diana and his affair w

5 Things You Didn't Know About Novelists
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I was recently out west promoting my novel, I'll Be Here All Week. While hanging out at the local Chapters book store, I got to answer a few

Exciting Changes Are Coming: MyYoga News
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A Message From Michelle Trantina, President of MyYogaNine years ago my husband Jason and I launched MyYoga Online. It was a bold dream and m

More Canadians Should Act Like the Shirtless Jogger
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When the shirtless jogger encountered Rob Ford at the Canada Day parade he took the opportunity to do something the media had been forbidden

The Grid, Toronto Weekly, Folds After 3 Years
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The future of local newsweeklies in Canada looked a little murkier Wednesday after Toronto weekly The Grid announced it’s shutting down. The

Dubliners 100: 15 New Stories Inspired by the Original – review | Books ...
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Irish writers including Mary Morrissy and Eimear McBride respond to Joyce's short-story collection with engaging results

Maggie Gee interview: 'Writing novels is a ghastly profession'
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The novelist on bringing Virginia Woolf back to life – and why Hanif Kureishi is wrong about creative writing courses

JD Salinger and me: Joanna Rakoff on her coming-of-age memoir of New Yor...
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The story of her year working for The Catcher in the Rye author's agent is one of the most highly anticipated books of the year – but Rakoff

Writers' rooms: Michael Morpurgo
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For many years, I wrote on our bed in the house. But there were complaints about ink on the sheets and dirty feet on the bed

Self-publishing is not revolutionary - it's reactionary
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Trumpeted as a democratic broadening of the publishing field, 'authorpreneurialism' actually narrows the world of reading and writing

Maya Angelou, poet, author and activist, dead at 86
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U.S. author and poet Maya Angelou has died at age 86 in North Carolina, local media reported on Wednesday, citing her agent and a local offi

Exclusive Interview With Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Franz Wright
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During the last few weeks, as his new book Kindertotenwald was released, Franz and I exchanged a series of emails about the book, the result