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SHADOW Narratives
ON THE day we are trying to carve out time for a conversation, Paisley Rekdal is juggling her teaching schedule at the University of Utah with a morning speech at a philosophy conference on social pain and memory and a late-afternoon meeting to chair
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Negotiating Your Contract
FOR many writers, an agent agreement or publishing contract can be an elusive thing. As with four-leaf clovers, having one in your hand can feel like a matter of luck as much as hard work and perseverance. Because of the dismaying odds and long years