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Melania Trump in discussions about writing her own memoir, reports say

Melania Trump in discussions about writing her own memoir, reports say

Melania Trump in discussions about writing her own memoir, reports say Melania Trump in discussions about writing her own memoir, reports say Melania Trump has been “taking meetings” to discuss writing her own memoir about her time in the White House, Page Six reports. The soon-to-be former first lady will leave the White House on 20 January and will likely …

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After a Writing Break, She Returned as a Booker Finalist

After a Writing Break, She Returned as a Booker Finalist

After a Writing Break, She Returned as a Booker Finalist After a Writing Break, She Returned as a Booker Finalist You have been outspoken about politics in Zimbabwe, but it’s not as apparent in your books. Was that a choice and did you consider doing it differently? It reflects my position. I believe politics is there to serve people, people …

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3 Men Marooned in the Pacific Are Rescued After Writing SOS in the Sand

3 Men Marooned in the Pacific Are Rescued After Writing SOS in the Sand

3 Men Marooned in the Pacific Are Rescued After Writing SOS in the Sand 3 Men Marooned in the Pacific Are Rescued After Writing SOS in the Sand Here’s a useful tip: If you ever find yourself stuck on an uninhabited island in the Pacific, it turns out that writing SOS in giant letters on the sand works. At least, …

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Naomi Alderman Was Writing a Pandemic Novel Before the Pandemic Hit

Naomi Alderman Was Writing a Pandemic Novel Before the Pandemic Hit

Naomi Alderman Was Writing a Pandemic Novel Before the Pandemic Hit Naomi Alderman Was Writing a Pandemic Novel Before the Pandemic Hit LONDON — For two years, Naomi Alderman, the author of the 2017 dystopian novel “The Power,” had been working on her next book. Then in February, with 40,000 words already written, she decided she had to stop. The …

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My Journey to Writing an Opera About Police Violence

My Journey to Writing an Opera About Police Violence

My Journey to Writing an Opera About Police Violence My Journey to Writing an Opera About Police Violence When the opera “Blue” had its premiere last summer at the Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, N.Y., Anthony Tommasini wrote in The New York Times that it featured “one of the most elegant librettos I’ve heard in a long time.” Its author was …

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Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Second Book Together

Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Second Book Together

Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Second Book Together Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Second Book Together Two years after writing their first novel together, the author James Patterson and former President Bill Clinton will work on a second one, their publishers announced on Thursday. “The President’s Daughter,” set for release in June 2021, will …

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‘Rage is a quiet thing’: How Hayley Williams and other female artists are writing their way out of trauma

‘Rage is a quiet thing’: How Hayley Williams and other female artists are writing their way out of trauma

‘Rage is a quiet thing’: How Hayley Williams and other female artists are writing their way out of trauma ‘Rage is a quiet thing’: How Hayley Williams and other female artists are writing their way out of trauma The opening track of Petals for Armor, the debut solo record from Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams, feels like a deep sigh. “Rage …

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Jennifer Sanders denies writing viral Facebook post blaming NHS for PPE shortages

Jennifer Sanders denies writing viral Facebook post blaming NHS for PPE shortages

Jennifer Sanders denies writing viral Facebook post blaming NHS for PPE shortages Jennifer Sanders denies writing viral Facebook post blaming NHS for PPE shortages Actor Jennifer Saunders has been forced to deny any link to a viral Facebook post blaming the NHS for personal protective equipment (PPE) shortages, after it was falsely attributed to her. The lengthy post attempts to shift blame for PPE failings among health workers during the coronavirus pandemic …

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Covid-19 prompts surge in will writing

Covid-19 prompts surge in will writing

Legal firms across the country have reported dramatic increases in enquiries about wills as the coronavirus outbreak prompts Britons to urgently review the state of their bequests. The National Will Register has also seen a marked increase in searches for wills performed by those who have lost someone as a result of Covid-19, often in a bid to quickly determine …

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Trump may intervene in fired Navy captain controversy and says writing letters ‘shows weakness’

Trump may intervene in fired Navy captain controversy and says writing letters 'shows weakness'

Donald Trump said he could step into an internal US Navy dispute about a fired aircraft carrier commander who was fired by the service’s top civilian official for raising concerns about coronavirus spreading through his crew. “I don’t want to destroy somebody for having a bad day,” the commander in chief said of Captain Brett Crozier. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly fired the …

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