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Reading Boring Writing is No Fun At All

By: Ebonye Gussine Wilkins

As you all know, I love to read. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t know how to read. I love sharing reading with everyone I know. 247 more words


REVIEW: "The Art of Asking or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help" by Amanda Palmer

Yes, yes. I am aware I’m late on this bandwagon. The book certainly doesn’t need this review, but it’s getting it anyway!

I didn’t know… 754 more words


The Missouri Review

This fall, I submitted a short story to the Missouri Review’s Editor’s Prize. I didn’t win. But, luckily, the contest submission also came with a year-long subscription to the literary journal (the fee for the contest was $20). 832 more words

Molly Montgomery

My Trip to Venice Beach: The Land of Scary Clowns

In November I went to a convention in Santa Monica.  We stayed in a hotel right at the beach in Venice Beach.  I was lucky to have a traveling companion who knew the area well and was confident driving in LA traffic and between our hotel and the Unitarian Universalist Church in Santa Monica where the convention was held. 496 more words


#FlashbackFriday -- "Knowing"

This piece has quite a history, aside from the awards it’s won. It’s an extremely lightly fictionalized version of the early stages of my first relationship. 922 more words

Facebook Notes


All I wanted was to write something that mattered to someone, you know? Something that stayed with a person after they flipped the page.

The thing is, I feel like my life is really insignificant sometimes, like nothing I say could change anything. 49 more words