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Archive for April, 2008
While passing through Barnes and Noble the other day, I arrived upon something of a paradox in American media. As far as we’ve come as a free society, we’re really not communicating very much. By tha...
by Paige Reinsel • 2 comments
Literature is more than just storytelling. In order to get the most out of a work, one should go beyond reading the words on a page and think in terms of a deeper meaning. And though most books, poe...
by Paige Reinsel • 4 comments
For literature lovers, hearing the phrase “Oh, I’ll just see the movie instead of read the book” can be pretty aggravating. There seems to be a dangerous yet accepted notion that a film can portray t...
by Alex Cabal • 2 comments
With a little perseverance and a lot of white-out, you might just become the next Charlie (or Charlotte) Kaufman.
April is upon us, and that of course means that means that Script Frenzy is on! Script Frenzy is like NaNoWriMo, but instead of completing a novel in a month, the idea is to complete a script in a mon...
by Alex Cabal • 5 comments
Inside you’ll find a list of March contest entrants for you to read and vote on, some housekeeping trivia for this past month, the Critiquer of the Month award, and an important new policy. Read on for details!
We’ve got some great entries for the March poetry contest. Read them and rate them, because we take your ratings into account when deciding on a winner! The entries, in no particular order, are:...
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