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Do you think you can write a better love story than Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet? Don’t worry: that prompt has yet to make it to the Common Application! So why am I bringing it up? Right about now, some of you are wracking your brains for an original response to the Common Application essay prompts […]
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Born in yet another Brooklyn, I sank into this story of how things used to be. The author gets the details so just-right that we no longer ask stupid outsider questions like, "But why would a soldier use heroin? Or how could they forgive him for--or ...more
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The author is genuinely funny, which makes it easier to listen to advice you know you should take. Don't despair! Just pick something and finish it.
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Kathleen Tessaro captures border crossings; in this case, of class to class, nation to nation. Her exquisitely-chosen narrators are outsiders, visitors, tangentially-related players in a game they don't see, or only come to see in the course of the n ...more
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