Achievements, Publications, and Writing Challenges

Let’s Finish February Strong: Poem by Toni Morrison

EVE REMEMBERING 1 I tore from a limb fruit that had lost its green. My hands were warmed by the heat of an apple Fire red and humming. I bit sweet power to the core. How can I say what it was like? The taste! The taste undid my eyes And led me far from the gardens...

Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! As I mentioned yesterday, I'm throwing myself back into doing the things I love---and I LOVE celebrating my fellow writers. If you'd like to have one of your works featured, or do a mini-interview with me about your process or one of your...

Writer Tip Wednesday: What Should We Share with Our Readership?

Hi everyone, and Happy Wednesday! I'm starting something new here, just once a week, that I'm really excited about. I hope you'll enjoy it as much as me. Every week over in my writing community, I've been sharing one tip that can make your writing life better. I keep...

Poem of the Day: Frank Stanford

THE LIGHT THE DEAD SEE There are many people who come backAfter the doctor has smoothed the sheetAround their bodyAnd left the room to make his call.They die but they live.They are called the dead who lived through their deaths,And among my peopleThey are considered...

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

DOING LAUNDRY ON SUNDAY So this is the Sabbath, the stillnessin the garden, magnoliasdrying damp bells, petticoats, over the porch rail, while bicyclewheels thrum and the full-breasted tulips open their pink blousesfor the hands that pressed them first as bulbs into...

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Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! Coming to you late, but here is today’s Poem of the Day: “What’s Left Behind After a Hawk Has Seized a Smaller Bird Midair” by Justin Phillip Reed. Enjoy!

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Happy Tuesday, friends! After a bit of a break, here’s the new Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly’s “Doing Laundry on Sunday.” Enjoy!

Newsletter

Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! Coming to you late, but here is today’s Poem of the Day: “What’s Left Behind After a Hawk Has Seized a Smaller Bird Midair” by Justin Phillip Reed. Enjoy!

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Happy Tuesday, friends! After a bit of a break, here’s the new Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly’s “Doing Laundry on Sunday.” Enjoy!

Reading and Poem of The Day

Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! Coming to you late, but here is today’s Poem of the Day: “What’s Left Behind After a Hawk Has Seized a Smaller Bird Midair” by Justin Phillip Reed. Enjoy!

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Happy Tuesday, friends! After a bit of a break, here’s the new Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly’s “Doing Laundry on Sunday.” Enjoy!

Reviews

Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! Coming to you late, but here is today’s Poem of the Day: “What’s Left Behind After a Hawk Has Seized a Smaller Bird Midair” by Justin Phillip Reed. Enjoy!

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Happy Tuesday, friends! After a bit of a break, here’s the new Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly’s “Doing Laundry on Sunday.” Enjoy!

Writing, Publishing, and Marketing Tips

Poem of the Day: Justin Phillip Reed

Happy Tuesday, friends! Coming to you late, but here is today’s Poem of the Day: “What’s Left Behind After a Hawk Has Seized a Smaller Bird Midair” by Justin Phillip Reed. Enjoy!

Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly

Happy Tuesday, friends! After a bit of a break, here’s the new Poem of the Day: Brigit Pegeen Kelly’s “Doing Laundry on Sunday.” Enjoy!