Posted on 01/16/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of January 16, 2022: Susan Sontag (January 16, 1933): Sontag...

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Posted on 01/09/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of January 9, 2022: Simone de Beauvoir (January 9, 1908):...

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Posted on 01/02/2022 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of January 2, 2022: Isaac Asimov (January 2, 1920): Asimov...

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Posted on 12/31/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

2021 didn’t turn out to be quite the year many of us expected. The silver lining of that? We all...

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Posted on 12/26/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 26, 2021: Thomas Gray (December 26, 1716): Gray...

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Posted on 12/21/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1913, a crossword puzzle — or, as it was titled then, the “word-cross puzzle” — first...

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Posted on 12/19/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 19, 2021: Kate Atkinson (December 20, 1951): Atkinson’s...

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Posted on 12/13/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The days are growing ever shorter this time of year, so let us brighten things up (figuratively) for you. The...

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Posted on 12/12/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 12, 2021. Gustave Flaubert (December 12, 1821): Flaubert’s...

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Posted on 12/05/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of December 5, 2021. Christina Rossetti (December 5, 1830): Rossetti...

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