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Meet Guest Blogger Yvonne I. Wilson

Please take a moment to meet our guest blogger Yvonne I. Wilson:

Yvonne I. Wilson is a positive thinker, a catalyst for change, and a conduit through which holistic healing takes place and destiny is fulfilled. 117 more words

Meet Our Guest Bloggers

On Finding an Agent

Writing a book may prove to be much easier than getting one published. Part of the reason for this is that with a book a man might create a deep philosophical treatise or aim to create a great piece of art, yet still remain unpublished. 1,030 more words


Written by Chris Sam

With an un-clench fist I stands helpless 
Fear and confusion rendering me powerless.
Like the lightening, it strikes my heart endless.  136 more words

The Slush of Despond

Nobody in their right mind would ever want to be a writer.  I forget who it was now – some famous film star – who said that when people envied them their job, they didn’t.   417 more words

Friends And Family

Getting Rejections is Like Eating Vegetables

“I don’t like green food.”

That’s me, age seven or so. This was my go-to excuse for avoiding peas, lettuce, cucumbers, celery, cabbage, and Brussels sprouts– 678 more words


Literary Rejections and Long Weekends

I treat literary rejections like break-ups. An excuse to eat ice cream.

Only I don’t have to worry about running into an editor at the grocery store while buying said ice cream, wearing what can be kindly described as my laundry day best with a strong case for very bad hair. 40 more words

Day of Americans and Rejection

Oh Americans. What a bunch. I have decided I don’t like them. There are some exceptions of course. Beyonce and Ellen Degeneres for example. Americans are not very helpful are they? 293 more words