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Dallas Woodburn, 27, is the author of two collections of stories (her latest, 3 a.m. was featured on the PBS book talk show "Between the Lines" and is available at Amazon.com) and editor of Dancing With The Pen: a collection of today's best youth writing. She is a 2013-14 John Steinbeck Fellow in Creative Writing at San Jose State University.

Dallas's forthcoming collection of short stories was a finalist for the 2012 Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. She won second place in the American Fiction Prize and has a story forthcoming in American Fiction Volume 13: The Best Unpublished Short Stories by American Writers (New Rivers Press.) Her short stories have been nominated multiple times for a Pushcart Prize and the Dzanc Books "Best
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A couple months ago, my parents took a trip to Ireland for two weeks to celebrate their anniversary. One evening, they walked past a small independent bookstore in Dublin, heard laughter, turned around, went inside and followed the voices upstairs. And so it was they met Irish author Caroline Finnerty, whose book launch party was wrapping up. After a pleasant conversation, she signed a copy of... Read more of this blog post »
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“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.”
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“It would be absurd if we did not understand both angels and devils, since we invented them.”
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Lori Osterman
“You are stronger than you know.”
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“Get up, go out into the world, and do awesome shit.”
Aisha Tyler, Self-Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation

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Lori Thank you for the add. Have a great week.

Lori


Dallas That sounds awesome! I'm excited to see what you come up with!


Daniel Williams How you doing? I am planning our writing reality show.

Daniel


Dallas Thank you, Daniel! You too! Keep me posted!!


Daniel Williams Good job on everything. Keep up the good work.

Daniel


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