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Fred Colvin Jr.

...place in the world, Alaska. He spent 12 summers guiding guests, and 12 winters being able to travel the world. Fred was a writer (and if you didn't watch out, he wrote you into his book!), an artist and a philosopher. To so many, Fred was a teacher...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000177387206
Writers discuss how they were shaped by the North

...artist, portray it.At a recent 49 Writers CrossCurrents panel, moderator Scott Burton of KTOO led three writers and a photographer in discussing how...Moustakis said. "(As a fiction writer,) my job is to excavate and cultivate...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-10/writers-discuss-how-they-were-shaped
News
Cookies for beer drinkers

...always welcome gifts. And, for those who don't cook, or can't bake, just offer them beer. Sue Ade is a syndicated food writer with broad experience and interest in the culinary arts. She has worked and resided in the Lowcountry of South Carolina since...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-11-17/cookies-for-beer-
Food
Welcoming literary citizens: An interview with 49 Writers' new director

...largest writing group, 49 Writers, part of being a writer is being a good literary...the most generous writer I know." "From...are, and to see every writer as worthy of nurturing," Hollowell said. 49 Writers is member-driven...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-07-22/welcoming-literary-cit
Arts & Entertainment
The fishing how-to

...Compleat Angler," published in 1653, and writers have been writing how-tos ever since...not done for money. It seems that we writers sometimes feel so proud that we know something...writing how-tos seem to be related to the writer's self interest. Take my first how-to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-27/the-fishing-how-to
Outdoors
Sebold to be keynote speaker at writers' conference

...speaker of this year's Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference, and there's no turning...California-based author knew being a writer was the direction her life was headed...being told there are two kinds of writers, those that think what they put on...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-03/sebold-to-be-keynote-speaker-at-writ
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KRS Learning Center offering free NETS course

...electrodes classes. 2016 Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference planning underway Since 2002, the Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference, coordinated by KPC's...Homer, has served to empower and inspire writers from Alaska and beyond. The nationally...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-20/krs-learning-center-offering-free-ne
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Life in the Pedestrian Lane: What you see is what you get

...remake seldom is. And sequels? We've watched Bruce Willis Die Harder way too many times.Dialogue is a thing of the past. Writers know how to spell only a couple of words, one starts with "F," the other is "D'oh." The formula seems to be that no...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-10-17/life-in-the-pedestrian-lane-wha
Community
Reeling it in: Science to the rescue in 'The Martian'

...October. Well, good for Andy Weir. His book, also called "The Martian," is, if nothing else, a clarion call for amateur writers everywhere. As far as writing goes (I know, I'm not the book critic here), the novel is merely adequate - the dialogue...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-10-07/reeling-it-in-science-
Arts & Entertainment
Kenai fisher poets host gathering

...the storm," she said before performing a piece titled "The Storm's Embrace." After the gathering, Hermansen said the writers meet because it's a fun way to share what they do. "Writing is such a solitary thing and there's not many people who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-24/the-rhymes-of-the-mariners
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