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It’s a rainy Saturday morning. I am drinking my coffee, looking out the window (as I always do) and thinking about my book reading that will take place tomorrow. How can I possibly talk about the years of working on this novel?  What is the most important message I can convey to my audience?  I […]

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A question of killing: Howard County author searches for an answer by Lisa Kawata Howard Magazine hit a record for social media activity with this article.  You can find the link: here.        

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I had an interesting conversation with a friend yesterday. She said she has tried to leave her iPhone at the hotel room, where she was staying, and go to the beach with just a book in her purse but wasn’t able to do it. I had the best intentions to disconnect myself from the world […]

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The Wall Street Journal recently published an article, Jewish Donors Warn Obama on Israel, by Laura Meckler.  An interesting article on a burning issue sparked more than 1,100 comments. Here is the exchange I had with one of the readers. The spelling, grammar, and wording is the same as it appeared on the Wall Street […]

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One might say that living a bilingual life offers enriched experience, but I say it also brings confusion and struggle during the first years of learning, especially when the second language enters someone’s life in the second or third decade. I am not sure if there is a moment when two different languages can merge […]

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It’s been a hectic end-of-semester time, but — finally! — here are all the video excerpts from the May 1, 2011, book launch party for To Kill the Other at my home. Warm thanks to everyone who attended, especially co-publishers of the Little Patuxent Review, Mike Clark and Tim Singleton. Your energy and support is […]

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We’re getting ready for tomorrow’s webcast from the book launch party, starting 7 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (May 1). I hope you can drop in. Don’t forget: You can instant-message questions to me live on the air just by going to www.livestream.com/DanutaTV.

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Sunday May 1 is the launch party for my novel, “To Kill the Other,” and everyone is invited. And I mean everyone: At 7 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (U.S.), we will be webcasting greetings and readings LIVE from my living room to the world! Tune into www.livestream.com/danutatv. Post your questions and comments live.   Image: […]

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In a comment on the earlier post about my first public reading and book signing for To Kill the Other, Madga asked about the story of Marek’s mother’s death.  She asked if the story was based on real facts or if it was fictional. Here is my answer: Many years had passed after the shipyard workers uprising in […]

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  My first public book reading and signing that took place at the Columbia Art Center turned out to be a huge success. I want to thank Mike Clark and Tim Singleton for giving me this opportunity and I want to thank Liz Henzey for organizing the event in the best way possible. I also […]

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