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The Warrior Within

Written by Alie Jones

Although you wouldn’t believe it, in middle school I was painfully shy. Not with everyone just at school. I remember feeling like I was never enough and too much all at the same time. 1,403 more words

Writing Submissions

Poets & Writers

I’ve been frustrated with myself because I’ve had the last year to focus on my writing and I’ve submitted nothing. I listened to friends and read articles and thought about the best way to approach writing – how much time to spend on it daily, what time was best to write, how to block off that writing time. 569 more words

22 Places to Submit Your Fiction & Poetry

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Now, some of these places have rejected me more than I can count, but that’s part of the game, chickadees. Am I really getting on this horse again? 104 more words

Flash Fiction

Seriously Monday, and Storyknife Alaska Writing Retreat

I couldn’t resist.

This is Seriously, the dog we’re co-parenting with another family. She’s part Doberman, part Labrador, totally high-energy and a complete love bomb. A few days ago she rolled in stinky dead stuff. 455 more words

Two Poems by Celeste McMaster

The Rusty Barrel

Above acres of yellow-grey stubble
it stood, eaten through with holes. No one
ever emptied its heavy ash that rose
higher than a small child. 349 more words


Three Poems by Henry Alexander Gómez, Translated by Olivia Lott

Bessie Smith

I plunge my head into water and a teardrop of music forsakes my body.  To carve up emptiness.  Trace with a finger the course of a leaf splitting in the wind. 653 more words

Poetry & Translation

Poetry Competitions & Submissions - March 2016

If you’re more interested in Odes than Ides this March, I’ve got just the thing for you – a stonking list of poetry competitions736 more words