Welcome, Alexandra Caselle!

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Who I am:
I am an aspiring writer who enjoys traveling and wants my writing to leave an impact on at least one person.
Connect with me online! My site, blog, or Twitter handle are:
WordPress blog:

Womanlution: Inside the Mind of Alexandra Caselle http://womanlution.wordpress.com

Rhet Effects http://rheteffects.wordpress.com

Facebook: Feel free to follow me! www.facebook.com/alexandra.caselle?_fb_noscript=1

Twitter:
http://twitter.com/AlexandraCasell
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
I am currently working on my first novel and other short pieces for possible publication.

Here are some pieces that I have published:

"The Topography of Her Imperfections" Love Me Love My Belly zine

"Phoenix Rising" All Things Girl http://allthingsgirl.com/2013/07/phoenix-rising-by-alexandra-caselle/


"The Prodigal Daughter" (poem) http://www.galleryofwriting.org/writing/1920451

"Such Sweet Sorrow" (flash fiction) BLACKBERRY: a magazine http://www.blackberryamagazine.com/
My writing is:
Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Memoir, Blog Posts
Services I offer to other writers:
Willing to do author interviews for writers of African American YAL on my blog, Womanlution: Inside the Mind of Alexandra Caselle

Willing to do author interviews for writers of contemporary, YA, romance, paranormal, memoir,and literary genres on my blog, Rhet Effects
I found out about She Writes from:
Tayari Jones' Facebook post

Favorite Quote

"The ability of writers to imagine what is not the self, to familiarize the strange, is the test of their power." Toni Morrison

Alexandra Caselle's Blog

Strange Bedfellows: Art & Female Empowerment

Posted on July 29, 2013 at 11:44pm 0 Comments

Artwork by Fellow SheWrites member Tosh Fomby aka Totsymae

http://toshfomby.com

The clock’s second hand mocks the…

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Hopelessly Romantic in Florida: Reigniting the Spark in Art & Reality

Posted on July 29, 2013 at 10:48pm 0 Comments

The plight of the writer is her head is always wrapped inside her imagination.  I suffer from this plight.  Inspiration comes to me from so many avenues, likely and unlikely.  Maybe the reason is I am also a sensory and sensitive person. 

It is also funny how the muse teaches you lessons about yourself as a writer.  A couple of…

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Make Time for the Pause or You Will Miss Its Intended Meaning

Posted on July 4, 2013 at 2:54pm 2 Comments

The road once travelled,

feet planted firm on solid

ground, interrupted

 

by roots thirsty for

the strength that you possess. They

demand your attention.…

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Alexandra Caselle commented on the blog post '[MAKING THE LEAP] Make Peace With The Platform'
"Thanks, Julie. No, it is not the settings.  It is some ratio of how many followers you have to have to the number of people you follow.  So if I get more followers, I can follow more people."
Mar 20
Alexandra Caselle commented on the blog post '[MAKING THE LEAP] Make Peace With The Platform'
"You give great tips as always, Julie.  I do not know if I have built a platform or not yet.  I only post what is authentic to me and I like talking to different people.  I try to follow everyone back on Twitter, but it seems to have a…"
Mar 20
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Alexandra Caselle commented on the blog post '[REALITY CHECK] - What They Don't Tell You: Writing the Story is Only the Beginning'
"Thank you for sharing your experience with us.  I am still in the writing/planning phases, but I do see how writers have to wear many hats when they finally publish.  I guess it is like birth-- we give birth to our novels/books.  When…"
Feb 6
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Alexandra Caselle liked Meghan Ward's blog post [NETWORKING FOR INTROVERTS] Hashtags: They're Not Just for Twitter Anymore
Feb 6
Alexandra Caselle commented on the blog post '[Making the Leap] Well Begun is Half Done'
"I think that was Mary Poppins that I have been hearing throughout 2014, trying to kick in my door and give me a kick in the seat of the pants.  I have a couple of ideas that I keep talking myself out of as well.  The book is inside of me:…"
Feb 6
Ramola D left a comment for Alexandra Caselle
"Hello Alexandra, Thank you for the friend request and welcome! I look forward to getting to know your work. If you like reading author interviews, please check in at Delphi Quarterly for our latest issue! Best, Ramola"
Oct 21, 2013
Nisha G. liked Alexandra Caselle's blog post Make Time for the Pause or You Will Miss Its Intended Meaning
Aug 4, 2013
Quanie Miller left a comment for Alexandra Caselle
"Hi Alexandra, thanks for the friend request:)"
Aug 4, 2013
Alexandra Caselle commented on the group 'She Tweets'
"Hi, my handle is @AlexandraCasell. I'm not new to Twitter, but I am always looking for ways to maximize its use. Thanks to my smartphone, I'm probably on it too much. :) The writing community is great. I've met some interesting people."
Aug 4, 2013
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"Thanks for the request. Glad to make the connection."
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Aug 3, 2013
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Aug 3, 2013

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At 6:59am on October 20, 2013, Ramola D said…

Hello Alexandra,

Thank you for the friend request and welcome! I look forward to getting to know your work. If you like reading author interviews, please check in at Delphi Quarterly for our latest issue!

Best,

Ramola

At 10:27am on August 4, 2013, Quanie Miller said…

Hi Alexandra, thanks for the friend request:)

At 8:07am on July 29, 2013, Tahanee Roberts said…

Thank you!

At 2:38pm on July 24, 2013, Tahanee Roberts said…

Thank you for the request and Happy Writing ;-)

At 5:51am on July 5, 2013, renee swindle said…

Thanks for the welcome, Alaxandra! I look forward to following you here and on Twitter.

Congrats on your books, etc.!  

At 5:18pm on March 3, 2013, Qiana Taylor said…
Thanks, everything is going well. My second book got published so I'm excited about that! But all is well
At 12:34pm on February 21, 2013, Christine Lincoln said…

Hey Alexandra! Thanks for the friend request. I hope we can get to know one another and make a connection. Your poetry is truly lovely--thanks for sharing it.

At 8:47pm on February 20, 2013, JMcManus said…

Thank you for reaching out.

Which book would you like to review? Talee and the Fallen Object is for ages 4-8 and Labyrinth's Door - Anyia "Dream of a Warrior" is for ages 9-12. They both have illustrations. Please visit my site WorldsToDiscover.com for previews. 

Warmly,

JMcManus

At 6:43am on February 20, 2013, Qiana Taylor said…

thank you! I was trying to figure out how to response back to u a while ago but I got it now lol. Hope all is well!

At 12:36pm on February 19, 2013, Danielle Boonstra said…

Happy to connect with you!

Danielle xo

 
 
 

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