Not a Fairy-tale, but truth.
A white rose united with red ones.
A rumour her mum was a witch,
A truth, Elizabeth was meant for greatness. 123 more words
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On February 27th, we braved the snow to see Anne Scriven speak on the women who have inspired her. A narrative non-fiction writer, a poet, and a bookseller in a second-hand bookshop, Anne talked us through these ten ‘Sybils’ and their influence on her, interspersing her comments with extracts from her own work as a life writer. 556 more words
Love is just love, as much as we’d like to believe in its magic. My love for Craig had the legs of an arranged marriage, yet I had nothing but faith in its magical properties. 5,468 more words
When we see our suffering as story, we are saved.–Anais Nin
As happens with every “Writing Through Cancer” program I lead at various cancer centers and support organizations, the weeks fly by and before I know it, I’m preparing for the final writing session, as I have again these past few days. 1,244 more words