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Remembering Wesson on his Birthday

June 18, 2017 :: by Dave Tribby

Sheldon C. Wesson would have been 95 years ago today -- a good time to remember his wit and skill at writing. ... Read more »


Reviewer's Choices for June

June 16, 2017 :: by Frederick Moe

Reviewer Fred Moe makes his selections of the journal and writing from the June Bundle. ... Read more »


June Bundle is Bundled and Ready

June 08, 2017 :: by Heather Lane

Ivan and I stuffed envelopes today, and the mailing will go out tomorrow. ... Read more »


How Do Writers Find Readers?

June 04, 2017 :: by Mike Coughlin

Finding readers is always a challenge for writers. How one writer solved this problem. ... Read more »


Journal and Writing Choices for May

May 19, 2017 :: by Clarence Wolfshohl

AAJ Editor Clarence Wolfshohl initiates a Choice of the Month feature, selecting a journal and an individual piece of writing from each Bundle. ... Read more »


Remembering Lee Hawes

May 18, 2017

When "Mr. AAPA" died on May 18, 2013, we lost a talented writer, award-winning publisher, amateur journalism historian, AAPA office holder, and congenial host of conventions ... Read more »


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