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Write & Release: Full moon ritual for writers August '22
Teneice Durrant, aka Tarot with Ten, returns this full moon with a tarot reading, ritual for releasing creative blocks, and writing exercise. Writers, yield to the harvest’s yield.
Photo writing prompt contest: August '22
August's photo writing prompt invites you to recall a time when you found yourself in an environment or landscape completely unfamiliar to you.
Finish works-in-progress with bookmark notes
If you're a strong starter but not always a great closer, here is a handy little practice that can make it easier to return to a finally finish a piece of writing.
Poetry and fiction: Helena Writes #46--Impressions and imagined endings
Helena offers some poetic “impressions” from her daily journaling practice, plus a requested and imagined end to the two-part monkey story from March and May.
Write & Release: Full moon ritual for writers July '22
Teneice Durrant returns with another full moon tarot reading, ritual for releasing creative blocks, and writing exercise. Writers, let go of obsessions.
5 book recs for seekers of social change and joy
Activism and joy do not have to be mutually exclusive. Here are five book recommendations for those pursuing both change and joy.
Photo writing prompt contest: July '22
Think about the phases of your life, or the life of someone close to you, or phases you observe in the natural world (like the moon). What phase sticks out or compels you?
Children's story: Helena Writes #45--Timmy Tooligan's Cow
Helena shares an original story about a boy who comes into his own through his relationship with a prize-winning but stubborn cow.
How stronger verbs create moving stories
Adverbs can keep us from choosing the strongest verb, the word that creates both physical and emotional movement. Make stronger verb choices with this exercise.
Write and Release: Full moon ritual for writers June '22
Teneice Durrant returns for the June full moon with a tarot reading, ritual for releasing creative blocks, and writing exercise. Writers, stop planning and start writing.
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