Category Archives: Writers

Trees

1- The Silent Tree These birds love the silent tree and like to perch on that bough. You know; the love is unexplained thing but we know it very well. From that lovely bough, the leaves and feathers had fallen … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writers | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Suit of armour

“Quiet people have the loudest minds.”  Stephen Hawking “Don’t underestimate me because I’m quiet. I know more than I say, think more than I speak and observe more than you know.”  Michaela Chung “Opinion is the lowest form of human … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty or Appearance, Commentary, Empathy, Perception, quotes, Understanding, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Time to fess up!!!

Originally posted on Have We Had Help?:
Here is a question for all my fellow writers, both published like myself, and those who just love to write for the sheer joy of doing so. How many hours do you spend…

Posted in Author, Books, Writers, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Communication:

I know I am not the only one to have realised that WordPress have ‘lost’ the reblog button. This has been going on for several days now, and at the time of writing, I have seen no sign of its … Continue reading

Posted in Connections, Relationships, Uncategorized, Writers, Writing | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Submitting to journals: the Jo Bell method

Originally posted on The Bell Jar: Jo Bell's blog:
? [This article is now taught as part of the Open University’s Creative Writing MA, and I’ve had many many messages to tell me that people have increased their publication record,…

Posted in Author, Writers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

When you are not writing…

by Diane Laney Fitzpatrick I know, it sounds like a lame excuse, doesn’t it? “It’s not that I’m not writing. It’s just that I’m thinking about my next chapter while I play this game of Solitaire on my phone. With … Continue reading

Posted in Writers, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Poetry Day!

POETRY DAY IS INTERNATIOAL, there are readings here in France and I have no doubt there are others… Calling ALL scribes! This is a terrific opportunity for you to let your voice be heard, as Saturday, October 7th is RANDOM … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Poetry, Writers | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Unreliable…?

Brennan DeFrisco Brennan DeFrisco is a poet, writer, spoken word artist & educator from the San Francisco Bay Area. He’s the author of A Heart With No Scars (Nomadic Press) and co-author of Exquisite Duet (Hermeneutic Chaos Press). He’s been … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writers | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Out of this world…

The other day, during a bout of procrastination, I found myself thinking about astronauts, space travel, rockets and aliens. To my surprise I discovered a few novel-writing similarities. Here is my list: via Why Writing a Novel is Like Space Exploration … Continue reading

Posted in Writers, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hemingway – advice for a writer

While reading Hemingway, again, I stumbled upon the following quote and couldn’t resist sharing it. Though Hemingway was addressing writing and writers I believe it applies to all creative endeavours.    “In going where you have to go, and doing what … Continue reading

Posted in Writers, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments