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'Releasing the Creative Writer in You'-Lesson 1

Welcome to the first of a series of lessons excerpted from my writing curriculum Releasing the Creative Writer in You.*  As I mentioned in the post last week introducing this series, I’m beginning with a couple articles I have posted previously — about three years ago. 1,021 more words

Back on track

If you’re wondering how long it’s been since I was on here and posted, it’s been too long. 1 year, 5 months, and 1 day, to be exact, according to Date Difference calculator. 413 more words

Writing Process

OneWord 2017: Hope for the New Year

Have you chosen your “OneWord” for 2017?

Focus. I selected my initial “OneWord” after reading an inspiring post on  Lindsey Nobles’s blog in 2011. I decided on the word… 268 more words

Writer's Life

Dear Self,

You are a writer. Write.

You may have learned how to take better photos but yours is a mind unrest when you settle in filling a photo space online, or elsewhere. 178 more words

IRead, IWrite

You've been given a gift

I believe we all have gifts that we are meant to nurture and develop and share with others. That gift may be in the form of some life experience, creative art, humor, writing. 331 more words

Writing Life

A Productive Writing Activity and a Great Writing Resource

If you are a writer, do you have a tribe? I do. I actually have a few and each of them is important to me. So, what do I mean by a tribe? 513 more words

My Writing Journey

Rejection: Ugly, Bad, So-So, and Good

Because agents and publishers are quick or actually not so quick with a response to our queries, I thought it only fair that I should comment on the responses I’v received recently. 682 more words

Rebecca Gernon