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  • Started by Amy Jo Sprague
    To go beyond myself and my own disabilities, I decided to get inside the pain and stor...ling to step out of myself and feel for another--to get out of that "my world" mode all the time.
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  • Thank you both, for the initial discussion post and the first reply. I'm amazed that I...because one of us is working on one. The epistle--the letter--is a historical mode now, isn't it? I recommend A...
  • Started by Chelise Stroud
    Before exchanging manuscripts, or accepting a draft to read, it is important to get th...g the issue PRIVATE and off the boards.  I am pretty strict about this, having moderated several online groups. ...
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  • Aimee Liu posted a status
    “Fiction is the art form of human yearning.” – Robert Olen Butler “We are living...Chief?) – does little to quell its effect on my psyche. I’m in fight-or-flight mode all the time, feeling angry a...
  • Shelley Workinger posted a status
    You shouldn't have to be coerced into reading about airline #FoodFic:
  • Diana Y. Paul posted a status
    I LOVE movies, television, art and theater almost as much as I love writing. I feel both are interdependent and watching other writers' stories as well as reading them makes me learn more about the craft of writing. Through my blog, I hope to share my love of media and art.


  •  Signing on with She Writes Press recently put me the publication-panic mode.  I blogged about it at http://maryh...
  • Great advice, Elisabeth! Text sounds different on your ear than it does as you read si...uld read her work out loud at some point, and certainly while in late revision mode.
  • Beautiful! So beautifully said! Thank you. As a journaling teacher for over three deca...hear our voices and words, drops us into a listening, reflective-contemplative mode wherein we are received. Rece...