These deadlines are quickly approaching but if you have any work ready to go take a look!
Area 17: Alan Summers haiku in The Temple Bell Stops: Conte…: The Temple Bell Stops: Contemporary Poems of Grief, Loss and Change (Modern English Tanka Press 2012) Ed. Robert Epstein I was honoured …
Dear universe, If you are listening I would love to go to this poetry retreat next year. Please bring $1600 into my life so I can make it happen. Thanks! More about La Serrania, Mallorca. Lovingly, The Writing Nag
One of the reasons I love blogging is that I can go back to my virtual diary and see what I was doing in the past. This post from two years ago brings back a great road trip! Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe. Anatole France I spent… Continue reading Brambleberry Pie
If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.Dale Carnegie Are you afraid of rejection? Or does it just feel more comfortable to not try? Today, submit a piece of writing to a new market? Looking for markets? I love Duotrope’s new format! One of the… Continue reading Go out and get busy!
The foliage has been losing its freshness through the month of August, and here and there a yellow leaf shows itself like the first gray hair amidst the locks of a beauty who has seen one season too many. Oliver Wendell Holmes My first thought this morning? Blissful coolness. The door is open and there… Continue reading Is this a sign of fall?
A Julia Child quote for what would have been Julia Child’s 100th birthday! Happy Birthday Julia! “Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.” Good advice for anything you’re doing…
WOMEN RULE WRITER: SMITHEREENS PRESS – poetry chapbooks online: Pic by Jef Poskanzer Here’s something new – a press for poetry chapbooks online. Smithereens Press is a new venture from Irish poet a…
Krissymediaink.com is one of my favorite writing-related blogs…if you’re a writer and don’t read it put it on your to do list. Today’s post inspired me.
A poem for Monday morning.