Call for essays, creative writing and art for a new anthology dealing with motherhood and loss:The topic of motherhood has been addressed in terms of feminism, politics, pedagogy and other issues…Continue
In my experience, Mother’s Day is often trying for mothers who have had losses. In fact, the national organization RESOLVE, which supports women struggling with infertility, suggests sending a card to women who aren’t able to conceive or have had pregnancy losses. A parent’s love needs to be acknowledged and celebrated even after the death of a child. Every Mother’s Day, I am reminded of the death of my daughter to SIDS in 2003, my ectopic pregnancy in 2004,…Continue
At the College Composition Conference in St. Louis this past week, I had the opportunity to record my own literacy experience. A literacy experience can involve writing, sharing writing, reading, or anything having to do with your own experience as a writer or participating in the writing process.
I picked the topic of one of my…Continue
In the next month, Fat Daddy's Farm with be releasing an e-book version of "Insanity: A Love Story" --it is a memoir about dealing with the diagnosis of bipolar disorder and the hospitalization after a manic-induced psychosis--below is an excerpt from the book
Want to win a free copy? Check out this free giveaway.
Hi, fellow she-writers,
I am looking for any promotional help you all might want to give me. My small press, Fat Daddy's Farm, and I released a new edition of my memoir, "Insanity: A Love Story." I have a giveaway going on http://fatdaddysfarm.blogspot.com/2012/02/giveaway-of-insanity-love-story.html that I would love you to mention it or link to it on your blog. If you do this for me, I…Continue