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  • 5 Tips to Get Past that Rough Draft

    Posted December 22, 2014 by Amberjack Publishing

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    Imagine: You have your manuscript ready to go, but you realize you still need to make edits. You’ve read through it over a million times, but you can’t come up with any new ways to make it better because your brain h Read More...

  • New Years, Semi-New Me.

    Posted December 18, 2014 by Mandi Konesni

    1 Comment 1 Like 444 Views

    The Anti-Resolutions for 2015. This way I know that I've already achieved and grown so much, and this list starts with positives, not negatives like so much in life. These are things that I had never thought I could do, Read More...

  • A Winters Eve

    Posted December 7, 2014 by Linda Phoenix

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    Hello my friends. Please do come in and sit with me a spell. Have a cup of hot cocoa while I tell you a story. Once upon a winters eve a man and woman looked to the heavens for guidance and hope. For you see, their child Read More...

  • I Wait For You

    Posted November 25, 2014 by Linda Phoenix

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    The rain pours down upon my uplifted face. I feel the trickling drops seep between the buttons of my blouse. The cool wetness of each drop relieves the heated weight of my breasts.Taking a heaving breath the fragrant air Read More...

  • Warmth of Despair

    Posted November 25, 2014 by Linda Phoenix

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    Here I lay with my heart flayed open.The beating pulses of my soul withering away.Tears can no longer flow from my eyes. I am no longer viable. The cries of my pain are not heard.The covers of despair are warm upon me.Nu Read More...

  • Classic Rewrite Fun

    Posted November 19, 2014 by Donna B

    2 Comments 1 Like 450 Views

    I was thinking of something fun to do and thought people might enjoy a rewrite of a classic. So, anyone that might want to participate, just hop on over to the Poems section and put your own spin on this popular clas Read More...

  • Review, Lulu Press

    Posted November 8, 2014 by Mandi Konesni

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    https://www.lulu.com/ I have published 3 books through Lulu. Two non-fiction, one fiction. To start with, you begin your account and then set up your first project. You give it a name, your author name, and pick wh Read More...

  • The Aurora Club

    Posted October 23, 2014 by Anna Eliasson

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    She paces through the hallway with 4 science books and her laptop on top of it. She looks angled down. Not entirely on the floor, but not on the crowd infront of her. Her view is angled at 45 degree from the floor. Cheer Read More...

  • RIP Seeking Dystopian Future Fiction Stories

    Posted October 23, 2014 by LS Admin

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    Raven International Publishing (RIP) is seeking submissions for their 2014-2015 Winter Anthology: A Bleak New World. Requirements: Must be about a dystopian future 1500-4500 words in length You must hold the rig Read More...

  • Narrative - 30 Below Contest 2014

    Posted October 16, 2014 by LS Admin

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    FIRST PRIZE: $1,500.00. ENTRY FEE: $22. DEADLINE: 11-15-2014. NARRATIVE magazine is inviting all writers, poets, visual artists, photographers, performers, and filmmakers between eighteen and thirty years old, to send Read More...