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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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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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This is LONG overdue, but WOW, what a great read for the 9-12 year-old in your life!
IT WAS! It was her newly released book, ICE DOGS, a Middle Grade contemporary adventure that I had been WAITING for ever since she and I had shared a room at an SCBWI conference way back in…let me see now…2012??? Yeah, I wanted this! My first reaction was, HOLY ICE DOGS, LOOK AT THAT COVER!
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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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Perfect for the introverted outdoorsman!
Tired of cruise ship pollution, frozen airplane food, or hours of driving in a gas-guzzler to reach your favorite vacation spot? Why not try a weekend getaway that not only provides relaxation but also encourages a healthy and sustainable lifestyle? Get back in touch with Mother Nature while traversing the great North American national parks and resting your head in one of the several lodges that can only be reached by foot (or in some cases, by ...
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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.
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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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