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Recipient of a national book award in 2011 for comedy, Maura Stone comes from a leading borscht belt entertainment family known as "Catskill Royalty" in comedy. She grew up in the lap of humor where famous American comedians sat at her kitchen table swapping jokes with her family; her father a sit-com writer and her cousin, Sam Levenson, known nationwide from the 1950's until his death in 1978. Today, most people recall Sam Levenson from his best-selling books, appearances on tv shows and for his poem that Audrey Hepburn loved.

No stranger to comedy as she was trained in the Stone/Levenson tradition of intellectual humor (both high and lowbrow), Maura pursued a different career path, commercial banking. Which gave rise to shock from colleagu
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Maura Stone I should amend that question to: What’s the best thing about being a blogger? For being a blogger, especially a popular one, is a powerful tool.…moreI should amend that question to: What’s the best thing about being a blogger? For being a blogger, especially a popular one, is a powerful tool. Titans like Apple, amazon and AT&T cower when I say, “Guess I gotta blog about that!” Okay, so they may not cower much, but the blog is a powerful tool. As we say today, "The blog is mightier than the litigation."(less)
Maura Stone Now that “eDating the Old School Way,” is up and published by HOPress (available on amazon), I’m revising and polishing a book started while visiting…moreNow that “eDating the Old School Way,” is up and published by HOPress (available on amazon), I’m revising and polishing a book started while visiting friends in India four years ago. It’s a nostalgic and humorous journey about a young American woman living in Paris during the mid-1970’s. (less)
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I started a blog here on goodreads which hardly had any visibility or interest so I removed it.

Well, you know what they say about that first tattoo? No? You gotta have more!!! Months later, with reluctance, I created another blog: http://kiss-keepitsimpleschmuck.blogs...

Since my initial post in April, it has been somewhat of a virtual diary where I rant, rave, bs and flap my virtual gums about... Read more of this blog post »
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This is a beautiful book, well-written and yes, as every person has noted, ORIGINAL. If I describe the book, I’ll unwittingly give away what makes it original so this review will be very short. Just read SUKI and then you’ll understand.
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"This book is for anyone who has ever wondered about the romance behind online dating or the allure of Dunkin Donuts. According to the Bubbameistah, both are illusions that rope us in, bind us up, and with any luck, tie us to true love - or at leas..." Read more of this review »
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"funny, funny, funny. The descriptions are genius and the tips invaluable. A must read for anyone who is dating, has dated or never wants to date again! "
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Dillon  Clay  Asher Maura, thank you for the Goodreads friend connect.
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