Lizzy Acker

Lizzy Acker’s work has been published in Nano Fiction, Fanzine, Joyland, Eleven Eleven and elsewhere. She has read with Bang Out, RADAR, Quiet Lightening and others. Her first book, Monster Party, was released in December of 2010 by Small Desk Press.

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5 Political Halloween Costumes That Are Better Than Dressing As ‘Government Shutdown’

5 Political Halloween Costumes That Are Better Than Dressing As ‘Government Shutdown’

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Set yourself apart from the herd with these creative political Halloween costumes.

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Celebrate Miley Month with SNL, The New York Times and Sinead O’Connor

Celebrate Miley Month with SNL, The New York Times and Sinead O’Connor

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

While here in the Bay October is mainly about finally getting to wear shorts, in the rest of America the month clearly belongs to Miley Cyrus.

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Friday Afternoon Activity: Make an Animated GIF

Friday Afternoon Activity: Make an Animated GIF

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Feeling the urge to do something more creative with your brain than file TPS reports? Fear not! Our buddies over at KQED Education have a whole tutorial on making animated GIFs!

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The Ultimate Guide of Guides to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

The Ultimate Guide of Guides to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

| October 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass starts today! How are you going to figure out what to see and how to comport yourself? By reading up before you go, of course!

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Songs to Help Non-Essential Federal Employees Through the Government Shutdown

Songs to Help Non-Essential Federal Employees Through the Government Shutdown

| October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

Just because the government says you’re “non-essential,” that doesn’t mean you aren’t essential to us!

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The Spectrum of Reactions to the Breaking Bad Season Finale: Okay to Perfect

The Spectrum of Reactions to the Breaking Bad Season Finale: Okay to Perfect

| September 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Last night was one of those monumental TV nights that will go down in history, sure, but how good was the actual show, really?

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Stephen Colbert Calls Out SFPD on Their Market Street Chess Crackdown

Stephen Colbert Calls Out SFPD on Their Market Street Chess Crackdown

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Oh the dangers of chess…

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Being 14 and then Being 31

Being 14 and then Being 31

| September 25, 2013 | 3 Comments

To celebrate her 31st birthday, Lizzy Acker asks her 14-year-old cousin Hazel what she thinks she will be like in her 30s.

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What You Missed While You Were Getting Ready For Breaking Bad: The Emmys Roundup

What You Missed While You Were Getting Ready For Breaking Bad: The Emmys Roundup

| September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Did you miss out on last night’s Emmys because you were watching important TV? No need to worry! Other people watched for you!

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Noooooo! Universal Is Trying To Shut Down This Charming Charlie!

Noooooo! Universal Is Trying To Shut Down This Charming Charlie!

| September 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get your This Charming Charlie fix while you can.

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