Poetry in Motion Monday: Ada Limón

  Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you all had a nice weekend, and enjoyed the weather where you were. And Happy (late) Mother’s Day to those of you who celebrated! I believe that sometimes we need a moment, a person, or an object to speak to us, or to reach out to us, in a…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Louise Mathias

  Happy Monday, friends! I hope you had a wonderful, hopefully beautiful weekend. But however good it was, we need good poetry, and powerhouse fiction, and helpful prompts. Starting off our new week is the lovely Louise Mathias, and her daffodil light.   LARREA   Moved the jackrabbit from the road, laid her under a…

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Favorable Fiction Friday: Scott Stealey

  Hi everyone! Happy Friday. I’m sure over the past couple weeks, you’ve been unicorned out. What with the rise and fall of the Unicorn Frappuccino, only to be chased and check-mated with Unicorn Lemonade and the resurrection of the summer ombre, we’ve been surrounded with sprinkles and sweetness, rainbows and charcoal comebacks, and Harry…

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Happy Poem-in-Your Pocket Day!

  Hi everyone!! I hope you’re enjoying your day. As a part of National Poetry Month, today (April 27) was Poem-in-Your-Pocket Day, for which you could carry a poem in your pocket, and read it or share it with others around you whenever you want! So, on behalf of Write around the Bend, I spent…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Diane Seuss

  Hi everyone! Happy (late) Monday! I know it’s been a really long time since we did this… I’m currently working on a piece called “The Rock I’ve Been Living Under” for my author site to discuss some of the reason I’ve been so MIA the last few months… but just the same, I wish…

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Long Time, No See! Our Online Community is LIVE!

Good morning and Happy Friday, friends!! I know it’s been a while since I posted, and I know this isn’t a Fabulous Fiction Friday post as tradition would suggest, but… I have great news! Any of you reading this know about our website… and most of you know about our Like Page—that’s where we got…

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Workshop Wednesday: Taste the Cook’s Feelings

  Hi friends! Some of you are probably already traveling, or are already settled in wherever you are going, but at any rate: we’re staring right in the face of the holidays now. And I don’t know about you, but this is when it gets really hard for me to write—not just because of time,…

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Poetry in Motion Monday: Larissa Szporluk

  IO REMEMBERS There is no sound at all on this wild upland. The horses have stopped falling in their great arc through the air. The panic that carried their necks over the crag became, early on, in their legs, regret. The dark knowing that spoils the morning enters them now, showing them how, like…

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Heads Up! WRB Reads & Fabulous Fiction Friday

  Hi friends! We’ve made it through another week, and it’s time for a WRB event—though this time, a rescheduled one: WRB Reads Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects! We’ll be meeting tonight at 6pm at The Well… and then I think some of us are wandering over to the Works in Progress event at the J.C….

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