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sunset-929179_1280 Grace & Magic by Muriel Fish
On 03/31/2016 | 1 Comments |

  It was the summer of 1972. At the time I lived with my parents ...

452413959 Co hledáme
On 03/28/2016 | 0 Comments |

I'm learning a new language.  The structure of Czech is entirely different from English; meaning is ...

Norma March 2016 Who You Were and Weren’t by Norma Schafer
On 03/25/2016 | 1 Comments |

    Which woman most influenced my creative life?  First, I think of Virginia Woolf, ...

clover field A Powerful Muse by Kate Hutchinson
On 03/23/2016 | 1 Comments |

  Every time I sit to write a poem, essay, or even a journal entry, ...

wood-houses-school-old “Keep It Real” and “Ms. Ross” by Jacqueline Hill
On 03/18/2016 | 1 Comments |

  keep it real   sister teacher arrived on the scene with instructions from the ...

(c) Angel Starr Silent Sentinels by Tricia Knoll
On 03/16/2016 | 0 Comments |

  It’s oxymoronic, isn’t it, to speak up as a voice for silence? Maybe that ...

K MacKenzie March 2016 Afloat by Kristen MacKenzie
On 03/11/2016 | 0 Comments |

  She doesn’t know my face or my name but she held me afloat. Courage ...

S Bartlett - March 2016 Seedpod of Iris by Sarah Bartlett
On 03/04/2016 | 0 Comments |

  Seedpod of iris. What a perfect image for Mimi, the consummate gardener! How many ...

leap 29/29: Keeping a Promise to Write Every Day
On 02/29/2016 | 2 Comments |

  Happy Leap Year!  Happy birthday to my daughter's junior high art teacher, who is ...

Oil Slick Dreams, book cover, Jennifer Collins, Finishing Line Press Oil Slick Dreams by Jennifer L. Collins
On 01/25/2016 | 0 Comments |

Reviewed by Emily Shearer, Poetry Editor   We are proud to announce the release of ...

I Wish I Could Undo by Mary Kendall
On 01/15/2016 | 1 Comments |

When I returned to writing after a twenty-five year silence, I discovered a good poetry ...

K. Morton Jan 2016 Magic Act by Kristen Kerrick Morton
On 01/08/2016 | 5 Comments |

  Writing is a magic act, like slipping into the space of a pocket door ...

Screen Shot 2016-01-02 at 5.19.05 PM Moose with a Muffin
On 01/02/2016 | 1 Comments |

Here's what my New Year's Eve looked like:  I drew a hot bath, immersed myself ...

shutterstock_168757979 (2) Flight by Tricia Knoll
On 01/01/2016 | 0 Comments |

  I'm 68. I lived for decades with a poet's soul, hoarding scraps of paper ...

K Mackenzie Dec 2015 Writing My Goodbye by Kristen MacKenzie
On 12/23/2015 | 0 Comments |

  I get my best ideas folding laundry. From the bedroom window of the home ...

Kate Hutchinson Dec 2015 Serendipity by Kate Hutchinson
On 12/18/2015 | 1 Comments |

  Serendipity:  the faculty of finding valuable or agreeable things not sought for   This ...

witness_cover (2) Writing The Witness by Kelly Fordon
On 12/11/2015 | 1 Comments |

  This year, I wrote about a subject that I did not want to dwell ...

wriitng 1 Tough Love: A Few Words on Rejection by Jean Ryan
On 12/04/2015 | 3 Comments |

  I cannot imagine wanting to have children, which must be why I never had ...

slumber Making a Not-To-Do List
On 12/02/2015 | 3 Comments |

A List of Where I Make Lists on a whiteboard in my kitchen in my ...

Ciosek October “To Everything there is a Season…” by Jessica Ciosek
On 11/06/2015 | 0 Comments |

    Fall is a fallow rotting scent, fallen leaves made wet by heavy rain, ...