Keka
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Cynthia Dagnal-Myron is an award-winning former reporter for both the Chicago Sun Times and Arizona Daily Star whose articles have appeared in Rolling Stone, Salon, Working Mother, Orion and many others. During her Sun Times years, she traveled with and interviewed the top rockers, film stars and other celebrities of the 70’s and 80’s. And dated Arnold Schwarzenegger. Once.


Her latest book, "The Keka Collection," is available at Amazon.com http://amzn.com/1453845763 and Barnes and Noble--Kindle and Nook versions available. Her latest short story, Deadline, is a Kindle book availabled here: http://bit.ly/10pqtoV

Keka's Blog

What Love Looks Like

Posted on February 14, 2014 at 7:00am 2 Comments

A revised "repost" for Valentine's Day:  

You know the feeling, when that hard drive finally crashes. That panic, even if you've been good about backing things up. Something always goes wrong. Something is always lost.…

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Redford's LIFE is his Oscar--The Academy can keep theirs

Posted on January 24, 2014 at 12:33pm 7 Comments

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So, no Oscar for Robert Redford this year?

Big deal.

I just saw All Is Lost last night. I don't see movies in theaters too much anymore--yes, I'm one of those people. Now that I'm older, I'm all about the movie itself. And I prefer to be at home where I can watch it deeply, carefully. Think it though.

This one was hard…

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The Sondheim Cure: A New Year's Gift to awaken your sleeping muse

Posted on January 11, 2014 at 1:38pm 4 Comments

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I knew Stephen Sondheim's lyrics before I knew who Stephen Sondheim was.

I was a little ghetto girl when I fell in love withWest Side Story back in 1961. I was an only child with a rich imagination and a yearning to "write"…

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For my dear friend Roger Ebert, and other loved ones lost in 2013

Posted on December 31, 2013 at 10:00am 9 Comments

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A young Roger Ebert in the Sun Times features department where we sat "desk to desk."



Tough year, 2013. For me.

It was the year my friends and I really talked like old folks when we met or phoned. First, the cataloging of new aches, pains and pills. Then, the obits.

We'd done the obits for…

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James Hart commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"'.  . .they had always been Democrats . . . and the 'alternative' would be?? Swift boats?  Have we forgotten the dimly lit corners? Those who have, "suffered and died?" I mean: REALLY?"
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James Hart commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Johnny Cash - Sunday Morning Coming Down"
May 21
Rowan Bupp commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"What my dad (Hi, Dad) didn't add, was that after leaving Arizona, we moved to Oregon. We migrated here, as working poor, because the state has a tiered Medicaid system. They had it before Obamacare took office, so we were fairly confident it…"
May 16
Rodney Roe commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"I just shared this to Facebook.  I hope a few people will look at it."
May 16
Rodney Roe commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"I read an excerpt from  When Colorblindness Isn’t the Answer:  Humanism and the Challenge of Race last night for a discussion at our local Humanist group.  The discussion will be logical and largely unemotional.…"
May 16
James Hart commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Oh well. I'm trying to spin the 1966 version of Peter, Paul mit Mary's Early Morning Rain but the BIGPHARMA COMMERCIAL DRONED ON FOR !* minutes. there she goes my friend you've prompted a VG op-ed, Key Ka. Enduring love to you…"
May 11
James Hart commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"5,616,464 views"
May 11
Foolish Monkey commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"What a passionate piece.  Thank you for sharing it again.  I never saw it the first time, yet sadly it remains pertinent to the moment. "
May 2
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Doc Vega commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Yep, nobody can tell you what to do with your reproductive system Mam so go ahead and get that troublesome fetus yanked out've there and make sure Planned Parenthood makes a nice profit on the baby's parts and of course they deserve a half…"
Jan 4
Doc Vega commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Kosher I would venture to say that most republicans are more patriotic and more aligned with the ideals of the US Constitution than your president who expressed his disapproval of it when he entered office."
Jan 4
Doc Vega commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Ben Sen a Supreme Court Justice who is responsive to the ideals that are the reasons why America was formed? Well, I hope you're not talking about Garland Merrick or Ruth Bader Ginsburg who goes to Egypt on a TV show and trashes the US…"
Jan 4
JMac1949 Today commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"R&L in 100% agreement. "
Jun 24, 2016
Arthur James commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"` Ben Sen? Ya's sorta? Sansone? no. sorta? Handsome? ` ` We miss ` Keka. Where Folk Go? They wander off. ` `cc` `"
Jun 24, 2016
Ben Sen commented on Keka's blog post An Open Letter to Bill O'Reilly
"Yes, but imagine this: what if moderates and "independent" liberals get off their high horse for the election, Trump and the Republican Party receive a stunning defeat, like Goldwater did when he advocated repealing social security, and…"
Jun 24, 2016
 
 
 

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