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Ishta Mercurio-Wentworth
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Attended Simon's Rock College of Bard
Lived in London
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Hey! New Blog Post! Hopefully, the first of approximately 52 or so this year. Happy New Year!
I like that quote. It says so much about life: that if you want something, I mean really, REALLY want something, you've got to do the work to get it. And getting the thing and doing the work are basically the same thing. So. I decided I needed to set myself some rules for getting this thing that ...
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On Wishes, and Why I Make Them
I'm not a particularly superstitious person. I don't believe that the Universe is out to get anyone, or that the Universe is tilted in anyone's favor. I do believe that we reap what we sow, but that's more of an “if you put forward your best self and keep your goals in sight and don't let the ...
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Here's a piece of Flash Fiction that I wrote this morning for fun, and to stretch some writing muscles. I called it: "Mummies, ALIVE!" Enjoy!
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In which Amazon decides that book publishing should go all "American Idol." It was bound to happen.
Internet retail giant Amazon has launched a new program that encourages readers to help decide which unreleased books should
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This is fantastic: photos of everyday life in North Korea.
Photographs taken from inside North Korea give a rare glimpse of everyday life for residents living inside the notorious hermit kingdom.
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It's a beautiful landscape, nevertheless.
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In which I share a tip for plotting multiple character arcs through a novel. Huzzah!
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DST. It's baaaaa-aaaaack!
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This is the best thing today.
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I agree, Ishta!
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Support the campaign, jump the Query Queue. Everybody wins.
Writing the Story of Us All
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Print books: here to stay, or having their Last Good Day? What say you?
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Wondering what "in media res" means? Wonder no more. (Spoiler: it DOESN'T always mean high action.)
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Have her in circles
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SAHM, actor, writer.
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London - Edinburgh - Cincinnati - Great Barrington - Camden - Toronto
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Actor, dancer, writer. I like books, inspiring photographs, scientific innovations, and smart vlogs.
Introduction
I'm a mom and a wife. I fix my own house and when the weather allows, I grow my own food. Apart from my family, I love books, knitting, books, dancing, books, acting, books, popcorn, and books. Oh, and I write - mostly books, sometimes poetry, always for kids.
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  • Simon's Rock College of Bard
    Dance-Theatre-Lit, 1994 - 1997
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