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Tessara Dudley
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Originally posted on Thought Catalog:Knowing his wife was upset with him for spending more time with his typewriter than with her, F. Scott Fitzgerald hatched a plan. He wasn’t proud of many of his short stories (he only included 46 of his 181 short…
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10 books that have stayed with me in some way: 1. Persuasion by Jane Austen 2. The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis 3. Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman 4. Steppenwolf by Herman Hesse 5. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll 6. The Quartered Sea by Tanya…
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Hope everyone is having a good holiday — I’m visiting the in-laws, but I just wanted to pop over and wish you all the very best. I’ll see you in the new year!
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My parents took great pains to instil in me a love of reading from an early age. By the 3rd grade I was picking out books for myself, and I went straight for the fantasy section. I read a lot of the classics: The Chronicles of Narnia, The Hobbit, The…
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OH MY ZOD OH MY ZOD OH MY ZOD YOU GUYS
YOU GUUUUIIIIIIIIIIIIIISSSSSSSSEEEE!!!!!!!

Fanmade Welcome To Night Vale trailer and it's gorgeous and perfect and I want this to be really REAL oh my ZOD!

:FLAILS and squeaks and generally makes a barely-contained spectacle of herself in Panera:
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It’s often been hard to find YA science fiction and fantasy with LGBT characters, but this year there’s been something of an explosion of SF/F with LGBT characters. By “explosion” I mean I’ve found 10 novels of SF/F with LGBT main characters published by…
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Last year, a friend of mine won two passes to go to the Pacific NW Bookseller’s Association Fall Tradeshow and decided to take me along. We got to attend many great panels, and got to go to the author’s dinner, where we got to ask questions of published…
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A new blog: crisp and clean and blank. How exhilarating! How terrifying. I’ve come out of NaNoWriMo 2013 with a big old pile of words, roughly assembled in a working document. Now, edits and revision will take over the bulk of my time. I’m participating…
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A lot of white people read Ebony? That sounds about as effective as men boycotting Klotex.
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writing, copyediting, promotion, fundraising, event planning
Employment
  • Associated Students of Portland State University
    Equal Rights Advocacy Director, 2012 - 2013
  • Cascade AIDS Project
    Development Communications Intern, 2010 - 2011
  • True Value Hankins Hardware
    Clerk, 2009 - 2009
  • City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability
    Youth Planner, 2008 - 2009
  • Dental Practice of Dr Sybil B Jarrett, DMD
    Lab Assisstant, 2007 - 2009
  • J.C. Penney
    Customer Service Associate, 2006 - 2007
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College student, avid reader, young adult writer & social justice activist. I believe in the worth of all people, and I work toward a more equitable world.
Bragging rights
got into a great 4-year college, interviewed in The Oregonian in 2010, had poetry published 5 times, joined the circus, completed 2 manuscripts