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Hey there sports fans! I am like many people in Chicago today — nervous, unable to concentrate, wondering about the future. And it is all because the Cubs are in the World Series, a feat that has made even the Sox fans in my household cheer for the Northsiders.  Go Cubs!! I have been remiss …

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News on contributors (Desilets, Rodley, Mahan, McConnell, Kirk) notes on rejection

Photo on 2012-02-02 at 02.01

Hello sweeties. Hope you don’t have the winter blues and that you are getting enough vitamin D. On January 16 there was a story on NPR by Jason Comely about embracing rejection (“By Making a Game out of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear”). For a while there I was going to write a post about …

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Guest Post: Fran Podulka “The Fitting”

The Fitting   You turn, turn, turn as the seamstress pins lace onto the perfect hem of your wedding dress. You turn on command. Reflected over and over in the mirrored room you surround us. “Fits like a glove,” the seamstress says, then crowns you with flowers silk and braided pearls, a froth of veil …

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The Chicago lit scene rocks!

C. J. Laity and Jennifer Dotson

The Pop-Up Bookfair was Sunday at The Empty Bottle and it was a lot of fun. I’ve been singing the praises of Curbside Splendor Press and will continue to do so. Not only does Curbside have a great catalog, but it has amped up the lit scene in Chicago. Hosting various readings and events, like …

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