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Stories by Mani Mir

San Diego talk radio after dark

Night is when cold and flu gets the worst. Forget to take my Medication (stop doing that) sleep much as possible (trying trying, easier in the day Supply: corn beef — low Medication — 3 ...

July 5, 1990
Books: Sandra Dijkstra, what teachers read, play scripts, baseball, airplane books

I’m Talking Monster Books Amy had a title on this book. She called it Wind and Water. She was using the theme of the I Ching. I looked at these synopses of the stories, and ...

April 26, 1990
Sandra Dijkstra, literary agent, tells of her success with Amy Tan

"I think that I have a sort of natural editorial tropism; it’s sort of innate in me. I have a sort of irrepressible publicist in me. I help my authors get the word out."

April 26, 1990
A page or two out of Clifford Newman's book

“Then these three guys come and I’m still on the phone with the dispatcher. And they’re standin’ there — with the gun and the burritos — and she goes, ‘Well, do you still want us to send somebody out?’’

April 12, 1990
Book-lovers chew the fat at the Mission Hills Library

“Mysteries,” says the sign above the shelves. From rows of books below, John Parker removes one hardback, examines the cover, opens to a page, not the first page. He reads a few lines, riffles to ...

September 21, 1989
Meet El Cajon garage band Psychotic Waltz

"Some people are naturally rude,” Norm says. “Being in El Cajon here, everyone’s a crystal fiend, except for us. Every day we deal with weirdos and sketchers comin’ up that we can't stand.”

August 3, 1989

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