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Alexander M Zoltai
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Originally posted on Nerdy Book Club: I spend a lot of time in prison. ? Well, technically, it’s not a prison, it’s an immigration detention center. But try telling that to the almost two thousand guys who wander through the place in prison jumpsuits,…
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Originally posted on Nail Your Novel: It’s always a struggle to find time to write. If you’ve got a book in progress, it’s tempting to spend all your free moments on it. But don’t sacrifice time that you would usually spend reading. It’s a false economy.…
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Originally posted on BREVITY's Nonfiction Blog: By Laura Vrcek Laura Vrcek I recently read an essay by Tom Spanbauer titled “Dangerous Writing” in the January/February 2016 issue of Poets & Writers. In it, he mentions that occasionally a beginning writer…
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Originally posted on Live to Write - Write to Live: If you have a passion for writing and have non-creatives in your life, you have probably heard some form of this mantra for years: No one can make a living writing; find something practical to pursue. …
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Politically Correct by Alexander M Zoltai ~~~~~~~~~ Of course Dan was special… Every one was, in some way—his way was just being part of the historical elite—white and proud; but, tolerant of other folks; and, always politically correct… He couldn’t…
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Back on the 9th of January, I published a post called Fuel for Writers. It had 11 sites that could supply an endless number of writing prompts… But, what about once you’re in the heat of the writing or when you’re preparing to publish or needing to…
Back on the 9th of January, I published a post called Fuel for Writers. It had 11 sites that could supply an endless number of writing prompts… But, what about once you’re in the heat o…
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Desperado a short “memoir” by Alexander M Zoltai ~~~~~~~~~ He asked himself, “Why”? It had been way too many years—sure, a bit of progression had been made; but, he felt he was lagging in the moral department… If he could put the need he felt into a…
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Regular readers of this blog know I favor self-publishing; but, I’ve written quite a bit about the traditional route, too—they both have their challenges…  And, one person who knows a lot about getting traditional book deals is Jane Friedman. This makes…
Regular readers of this blog know I favor self-publishing; but, I’ve written quite a bit about the traditional route, too—they both have their challenges… And, one person who kno…
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Apparently it’s true—I hope it’s not Fake News…  Daliyah Marie Arana is her name. The Washington Post says, in their article, Introducing Daliyah, the 4-year-old girl who has read more than 1,000 books (Whoa, I hope it’s not fake news...): “…by the time…
Apparently it’s true—I hope it’s not Fake News… Daliyah Marie Arana is her name. The Washington Post says, in their article, Introducing Daliyah, the 4-year-old girl who ha…
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Originally posted on BREVITY's Nonfiction Blog: By Sarah Wells I’ve been striking out into the land-of-new-subjects after completing an MFA thesis of linked essays, or memoir-in-essays, or essays-I-am-pretending-work-as-chapters-in-a-memoir. It’s scary…
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Originally posted on Nerdy Book Club:   Canadian author Margriet Ruurs is an educator, a prolific author, and a world traveler. Her visits to international schools and other global destinations have inspired several of her titles. But Margriet found…
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Originally posted on Nail Your Novel: A lucky turn of the radio dial this week and I got a real treat: the Radio 2 presenter Jeremy Vine interviewing Brian Eno. The whole piece is worth listening to, but this exchange particularly caught me. Vine was…
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Writer ~ Dreamer ~ WorldCitizen
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Published "Notes from An Alien" & "Strange Fantasies"
Education
  • School of Soft Knocks
    Life, 2005 - present
  • Sinclair Community College
    Computers
  • San Francisco Community Collge
    Arts
  • School of Hard Knocks
    1946 - 2005
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April 15, 1946
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Kettering, OH, USA - Bradenton, FL - Chico, CA - Viet Nam - San Francisco, CA - Cleveland, OH - Portland, OR - Pocatello, ID - Palo Alto, CA - Canton, OH - Youngstown, OH - Philadelphia, PA - Sandusky, OH - Plus many more...
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Notes from An Alien
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