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kelly-jean-rice's picture
Apr.28.2013
I am an open book honestly, as you get to know my posts, you may begin to know me too well.  I somehow begin to tell my tale.  Since I am new here and all, I’m not sure when to start.  A little I have so far.  My followers, my dear people, I will not take you for granted, I want...
karen-dionne's picture
Apr.28.2013
Every year, beginning May 1 and continuing through the end of the month, New York Times and USA Today bestselling Author Brenda Novak runs an online auction for diabetes research. The auction takes a full year to plan and pull off, but it’s a labor of love—an effort to help all the people...
kelly-jean-rice's picture
Apr.27.2013
Leather taste I knew it Leather base My eyes are finally open People here have lived a while Longer, -before White People I know big brains And small I don’t know mine at all In the inner of my ear, it pops, and also too my jaw ‘Round gears move me Movement Physical Movement I’m large
kelly-jean-rice's picture
Apr.27.2013
Along come dwelling bells I sat further across the aging link Please don’t take me And faster the heart beats He’s to meet and greet me Today Here of all places And the rain is falling No end to suffering I call out and gasp Are you there dear fellow “Here I am”
sofia-diana-gabel's picture
Apr.26.2013
I got turned onto Hope Clark's website quite a while ago and have been very pleased with it. She offers so many articles and tips for writers as well as lists of writing contests, residences and retreats, conferences and even publishers/agents who are looking for manuscripts. She offers two free...
sarah-cotchaleovitch's picture
Apr.26.2013
Shoes (Photo credit: Wikipedia) There are a couple cliches about dressing professionally that basically boil down to the same thing: "dress for success" and "dress for the job you want, not the one you have" are supposed to motivate, to get people into the proper mentality for their desired careers...
sherry-parnell's picture
Apr.25.2013
Everyone wants to be heard.  We all want our points understood; our ideas to matter and our feelings considered.  And when we are not heard, we can feel frustrated and insignificant.  If we feel ignored enough times we begin to question the importance of our own points and ideas,...
dale-estey's picture
Apr.21.2013
  Well, I gotta say, I ponder this sometimes. Unless it will be through death, illness or dementia, I do not foresee "retirement" in my future. Nor do I imagine anyone is going to fire me. I suppose there are artists who actually choose their art. I have met multi-talented...
kelly-jean-rice's picture
Apr.20.2013
Isn’t she rather aging  Around the eyes See crows feet And dandruff on the cuff of her collar Miss Aldar reaching past 40 Gaining weight in the rump, above the pelvis She’s I like her She wasn’t here this morning The principal called her house No one answered They got a hold of the neighbor...
eva-lesko-natiello's picture
Apr.18.2013
As I write this, I ask myself if this has any validity. Do fiction writers have an obligation and responsibility to society and humankind? I’m referring to when writers create stories about atrocities which are not documented in history, but conjured and invented with all of its repugnant detail,...