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Monday Markets for Writers

dollar-sign-mdMonday brings the weekly batch of no-fee competitions/contests, paying submission calls, and jobs for those of us who write (especially those of us who write fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction). Continue reading ›

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Friday Finds for Writers

Treasure Chest
Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to enjoy over the weekend. Continue reading ›

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Monday Markets for Writers

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Sunday Sentence

Life-Writing
In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

“Confessional literature—memoirs of having undergone child abuse, of having had alcoholic mothers, unfaithful or incestuous fathers or husbands, of having been oneself an abuser, boozer or cruiser—is, in a nation of victims, very much à la mode.”

Source: A review by Joseph Epstein (of On Life-Writing, edited by Zachary Leader), “The Art of Biography” (The Wall Street Journal)

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Friday Finds for Writers

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Midweek Notes from a Practicing Writer

As per usual, I’m way behind on my reading. But, thanks in large part to the holiday weekend, I have managed to dip into other genres this week. Including a couple of movies I’ve been meaning to watch and a trip to the theatre. I recommend them all: Continue reading ›

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