Summer slowly dies, Autumn comes alive, tints of brownish gold, striking hues of red. Heavy sighs, salty tears, behind lidded eyes, a solemn song rustles through the leaves. Your body decayed, before I said goodbye, one week in September,… Read More ›
Month: December 2015
Writer Highlight Featuring: H Paul Goodwin
I Don’t Even Get To Say That I swing both ways. Because she won’t even look at me. But this is par for the course, Head off at ninety, Peeling labels off sauce, Amassing salt, I’ve seen it all before…. Read More ›
Inspiration Call: Create a 6 Word Story
Inspiration Call: A Six Word story is a challenge for each writer to come up with a short story within six words. Get creative at http://www.facebook.com/CreativeTalentsUnleashed #WritingPrompt #WritersChallenge #Poetry #Writing #Literature #ShortStory #6Words #SixWordStory #Unleashed
Writing Tip: Staying Motivated
The New Year approaches and some have probably set their goals to write more, to get published, to step outside of their bubble and finally share their creations with the world; all admirable goals. Some will start writing and can’t… Read More ›
Milky Way – Author Christopher Allen Breidinger
Wow. And just like that The whole game changed. The magnets flipped, Finger snap quick, The whole existence rearranged. We really thought we could stop it. We honestly believed we got it. “The World Is Ours” was the national… Read More ›
Inspiration Call: What is Transpiring in This Picture?
Inspiration Call: What is transpiring in this picture? Tell us the story. Get creative at http://www.facebook.com/CreativeTalentsUnleashed #WritersChallenge #WritingPrompt #MicroPoetry #Unleashed Photo Credit: Pixabay/Public Domain/Royalty Free Photos.
Writing Tip: Anthologies – Should I or Shouldn’t I Submit My Work?
With the rise of self-publishing abilities we are seeing a significant rise in anthology publishing offers and opportunities. Often writers are sought out in writing groups on facebook and other social networks and are invited to participate. Most often, writers… Read More ›
Finally Free – Author Tracy Seiden
She breaks upon his gentle shores of stardust sand no longer unseen. She washes over him in waves, dancing in his memory like a lost past found had only another turn been taken. He sees her pain like a living… Read More ›
Shining The Spotlight on: Amrita Valan
IN MY COUNTRY In my country a small girl cooks One half of a square meal, coughing over a wood fire. Tummy protruding, she feeds it all to her three siblings, sick mother and unemployed father. Her tummy is too… Read More ›
MicroPoetry Phrase Challenge
MicroPoetry Phrase Challenge: Write a 12 line poem using the phrase, ” Pretending We Don’t Exist.” The phrase challenge allows the writer to flex their creative dexterity, and imagination skills by taking a group of two or more words, and… Read More ›