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David’s Inferno Comments Off on David’s Inferno

Testimonials This record of a writing life, a talented man’s self-examination, a marriage, all enduring the scalding tides those beset by depression know, stands out particularly for its articulated wisdom and graceful prose. It is plain-spoken, funny, at times almost heartbreaking. But insight is what gets us all by and the most insightful writing is […]

Waking the Dead in Real Time Comments Off on Waking the Dead in Real Time

  Brattleboro Literary Festival October 15, 2011 David Blistein & Ken Burns See complete video.  © Photo Beowulf Sheehan           Waking the Dead in Real Time is inspired by conversations Ken Burns and I have been having since we first met in college 40 years ago. The book features several of my ”interviews” with historical […]

Carrot Comments Off on Carrot

Advance Praise: What a fun read! Deeply rooted in “green spirituality,” the deeply caring God of Carrots offers penetrating wit and wisdom on every page. Who knew there was a guru in the garden?” – Cheryl Wilfong, Author of The Meditative Gardener       I always knew carrots tasted good…but I had no idea how smart and […]

Original WordPress Guidelines Comments Off on Original WordPress Guidelines

Use this page as a guideline when adding pages to the website. Please note that you want to add POSTS not PAGES, because new PAGES will show as links in the main site navigation on the top right of the screen.  Make sure your are logged into the WP admin site Open this page in […]

Confirm Comments Off on Confirm

contact: davidblistein@gmail.com 603.762.4422 press: dcdesignteamvt@gmail.com 802.380.1121   representation: Deborah Warren, East/West Literary Agency, Santa Monica & Boston 310.573.9303 Thank you for contacting us. We will be in touch as soon as possible.

wisdom Comments Off on wisdom

transcendence ” It’s often just enough to be with someone. I don’t need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You’re not alone…” -Marilyn Monroe From David’s Inferno “We don’t need depression to be creative or spiritual. At the same time, we are creative and spiritual even when in its grasp. That […]