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Blast from the Past

Poetry: A Religion? Written By: Lori - Originally Posted OCT• 17•11 For the past four years, I’ve taught sophomore English at a Jesuit college prep high school.  An odd destination for me, since I’ve been firmly planted on the religious sidelines for most of my life.  I was hired and about to sign my contract; I knew I still had a [...]

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Start the Weekend…Write!

Written By: Kari Hawkey It’s that time again...   on your mark, get set, go! ___________________________ POETRY PROMPT by Kari Hawkey I think we have all wondered about what happens when you die.  If you are an atheist, imagine that you have died and discovered there is a god... and she is mad at you and Bill Maher.  Or, if [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:24-07:00 May 31st, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Start the Weekend…Write!

Start the Weekend…Write!

Written By: Kari Hawkey All right already... on your mark, get set, go!  ___________________________  POETRY PROMPT by Kari Hawkey Sucks to your assmar.  Write a poem about your favorite book, artwork, or even your favorite movie.  Let’s get ekphrastic fantastic.  Use your imagination and use the work as inspiration for your poem. ___________________________  FICTION PROMPT by Redd Williams Write about [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:24-07:00 May 24th, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Start the Weekend…Write!

Behind the Story- “Gun”

Written By: Ashley Reynolds Tim Tomlinson's story "Gun" appeared the last issue of The Coachella Review magazine. "Gun" is about a twelve year old boy named Cliff who gets into trouble when decides to open fire on light company workers. When his brother Wally rats him out to his parents, Cliff must deal with the wrath of his ex-militant father [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:24-07:00 May 22nd, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Behind the Story- “Gun”

Start the Weekend…Write!

Written By: Kari Hawkey No excuses.  Write… on your mark, get set, go!  ___________________________ POETRY PROMPT by Kari Hawkey What is your favorite number?   Go to Wikipedia.  Click on the random article button on the left hand side to the count of your favorite number. (Example, 7 times)  Now, write about the subject matter in that article. *If you [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:25-07:00 May 17th, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Start the Weekend…Write!

Start the Weekend…Write!

Time for some writing… on your mark, get set, go! ___________________________ POETRY PROMPT by Kari Hawkey Make a list of at least 10 wishes you have for another person.  My favorite ‘wish’ poem is by the late, great Lucille Clifton, “wishes for sons”. (You can find the poem at: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/15601.  It is hilarious.)  Hopefully Lucille has provided some great inspiration.  [...]

The Place Beyond the Pines-Review

Written By: Jenn-Anne Gledhill Before watching “The Place Beyond the Pines,” I saw the trailer for the Ron Howard film, “Rush.” And in it, I was shown all the major plot points all the way up to the fourth act. It baffles me when trailers do that. When I know what’s coming, I’m all antsy-bored until I get past “been [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:25-07:00 April 29th, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The Place Beyond the Pines-Review

Blast from the Past

Favorites Written By: John Rosenberg – Originally Published FEB• 13•12 The other day some friends and I were comparing favorite movie lists, something that can range up to a hundred, considering all the excellent films that have been made over the decades of this still young art form. The Writer’s Guild has its list of 101 best screenplays and the [...]

By | 2014-04-02T20:31:11-07:00 April 24th, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Blast from the Past

Start the Weekend…Write!

Written By: Kari Hawkey Prompt your writing...  on your mark, get set, go! ___________________________ POETRY PROMPT by Kari Hawkey Liar, liar, pants on fire, hanging on a telephone wire! Write a poem about yourself in which absolutely nothing is the truth. ___________________________ FICTION PROMPT by Redd Williams Write about a family picnic. Where is it? Who is there? Get creative [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:48:25-07:00 April 20th, 2013|Categories: Coachella Review|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Start the Weekend…Write!

Blast from the Past

Triage in the Editing Room Written By: John Rosenberg – Originally Published MAR• 19•12 The other day I was asked to speak at the Los Angeles Post Production Group, an organization of dedicated production and post-production professionals run by two Wendy and Woody Woodhall. The topic was “Triage in the Editing Room.” I had a list of basic emergency procedures [...]

By | 2014-04-02T20:31:11-07:00 April 15th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Blast from the Past