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Nonfiction: Helena Writes #51_On loss and holidays past
In her 51st post, Helena reflects on the loss of her son's father and the first holiday without him.
Writing to savor the moment
Writing can be a great way to slow down, to savor, because it demands presence of mind and attention to detail.
Photo writing prompt contest: January '23
They say every snowflake is unique, that no two are alike. What makes you unique?
Improve your inner monologue, improve your writing
If we don't take time to examine our feelings thoroughly, we might be limiting our ability to portray relatable feelings in our writing.
Write and Release: Full moon ritual for writers Dec '22
Teneice Durrant, creator of Tarot with Ten, returns once more in 2022 with a ritual for releasing what no longer serves and setting intentions for a new year.
Photo writing prompt contest: December '22
What photos do you hold dear, and what stories do those photos hold?
Fiction: Helena Writes #50_On winning, playing, and life through fiction
In her 50th post, Helena Clare Pittman shares another chapter from her favorite of her original works, Ruthie Pincus of Brooklyn.
Beyond a Book Review: Containers as safe spaces in Nonwhite and Woman
Shawna Ayoub highlights the use of word-count containers to focus sometimes-painful stories in a collection of 131 essays under 300 words each.
Write & Release: Full moon ritual for writers November '22
Teneice Durrant, creator of Tarot with Ten, returns with a full moon tarot reading and a writing exercise. Writers, break down barriers.
Photo writing prompt contest: November '22
Consider transitions, not just the move from one thing to the next, but the actual space between. What are the emotions of change?
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