Is That The Shirt You Re Wearing

Author: Kristen Hansen Brakeman
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ISBN: 9780997400946
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Is That The Shirt You're Wearing? is a memoir covering the struggles and joys (big and small, but always funny) of being a working mother, wife and daughter in Los Angeles during two crazy summers in the life of Kristen Brakeman, an ...

The Complete Works Of Leo Tolstoy Novels Short Stories Plays Memoirs Letters Essays On Art Religion And Politics

Author: Leo Tolstoy
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 8026852397
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... dealer's shop in that province. He was a stout, dark, redfaced peasant in the
forties, with thick lips, a broad knob of a nose, similar knobs over his black
frowning brows, and a round belly. Wearing a waistcoat over his cotton shirt,
Ferapontov was standing before his shop which opened onto the street. On
seeing Alpatych he went up to him. “You're welcome, Yakov Alpatych. Folks are
leaving the town, but you have come to it,” said he. “Why are they leaving the
town?” asked Alpatych.

The Complete Works Of John Buchan Unabridged

Author: John Buchan
Publisher: e-artnow
ISBN: 802685148X
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Thriller Classics, Spy Novels, Supernatural Tales, Short Stories, Poetry, Historical
Works, The Great War Writings, Essays, Biographies & Memoirs – All in One
Volume John Buchan. being all bound together by a blood oath, their discipline is
the stiffest thing on earth. Oh, and I forgot to tell you—they wear green shirts
foresters' green. They have a marching song about the green of ... “You're taking
this very seriously, Allie,” she said. “I am,” was the answer. “You see, I was in it
two ...

Yeah What Else

Author: C.W. Spooner
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1491790679
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Essays, Memoirs, Poems, and Reviews C. W. Spooner. to alert other bike trail
users when you are approaching, and that all bikes would be equipped with one.
... You hear, “On your left—four!” followed closely by
whooshwhooshwhooshwhoosh. You can tell the Aggressives by their bike shorts
that look painted on, their little magic shoes that clip on to the peddles, their
colorful biking shirts or windbreakers, and a myriad of other gear—rearview
mirrors, water bottles, saddlebags, and ...

Naked Drunk And Writing

Author: Adair Lara
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 158008656X
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Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay Adair
Lara ... Expand important paragraphs (ones that contain turning points) from
pieces you've written, adding images, details, and the narrator's emotional
response to what is happening. - Add three sentences after every existing
sentence you've already written, to see ... about a giant squid wearing
sunglasses. I listened, but heard only the backfire ofa car passing on the street. ll/
Ig muddy pants and shirt lag ...

Forever Sisters

Author: Claudia O'Keefe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671042165
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Famous Writers Celebrate the Power of Sisterhood with Short Stories, Essays,
and Memoirs Claudia O'Keefe. their lives," he said. But he ... He was blind the
way people get snowblind. I remember how the two of you felt your way toward
each other — how you were both just arms and legs. You're his mother." "And I
go to a shrink in Montpelier and everybody thinks I'm very fragile, don't they? ...
He was wearing a Hawaiian shirt with men in gondolas rowing across his chest.
His chest ...

To Tell The Truth

Author: Connie D. Griffin
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780205605491
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And if nonfiction is burning up the best seller lists, it's not because memoirists
have learned to become better liars than fiction writers; maybe it's because they'
re just telling a better story. In a 1997 ... memoir or essay is this certain thing, they'
re really not telling you what they know so much as they're telling you what they'
ve read. It doesn't ... But if I wrote about it, I'd tell the reader he had on an open
collared, red plaid shirt, with black suspenders fastened to dark green cotton
trousers ...

Lit A Memoir

Author: Mary Karr
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007549164
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I figured he'd decided against recommending me, having found the poems and
essays I'd sent him in advance dim-witted. ... With his trembling and sweaty hand,
he cupped first one breast, then the other, saying, By God, they're real! ... I couldn'
t tell you. I hope my son, Dev, had one last summer. His dad was staring owlishly
into the computer screen, trying to download music, while I slipped folded shirts
into fiberboard drawers and ran extension cords. Before I left, Dev heard a series
 ...

What S Your Creative Type

Author: Meta Wagner
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1580056385
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Taking a Selfie Turning your life into a work of art—memoir, personal essay, “
thinly disguised” fiction, selfportrait, standup routine, even reality TV show —can
help you or your audience come to insightful realizations, learn to cope, or feel
less alone (see ... There was the “artist as a young man,” full of vitality; the
middleaged man wearing the clothes and accessories that fame bought him,
such as gold chains, embroidered shirts, and furtrimmed velvet coats; and, finally,
the older, more ...

Minor Characters

Author: Joyce Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440621241
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For a back issue, a graduate student somewhere put together a rather randomly
chosen chronology of Jack Kerouac's life. In a column labeled 1957, there's a
cryptic entry: Meets Joyce Glassman. “Hello. I'm Jack. Allen tells me you're very
nice. Would you like to come down to Howard Johnson's on Eighth Street? I'll be
sitting at the counter. I have black hair and I'll be wearing a red and black
checked shirt.” I'm standing in Elise's kitchen, holding the phone Allen has just
handed me.