Writing Retreat in Mallorca

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

Brambleberry Pie

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

Go out and get busy!

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!

Is this a sign of fall?

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?

Happy Birthday Julia!

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…

Do you respect your writing?

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.