Fairy Orbs Flicker – A Tanka

Colleen's Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 27 – "Light & Dark" Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of light and dark. This week, I decided to write a Tanka. I used "darkness," for dark, and kept the word, "light." Both words … Continue reading Fairy Orbs Flicker – A Tanka

Fairies and Fairy Orbs

"In the Beauty of the World lies the ultimate redemption of our mortality. When we shall become at one with nature in a sense profounder even than the poetic imaginings of most of us, we shall understand what now we fail to discern." - FIONA MACLEOD. Do you believe in fairies, or have you ever … Continue reading Fairies and Fairy Orbs

31 Free Writing Contests with $ Prizes: The Write Life.com

  Are you interested in entering your writing in some legitimate contests? If so, you will want to read this! ❤ via 31 Free Writing Contests: Legitimate Competitions With Cash Prizes  

Seven Tips to Help You Work More Efficiently: Blogging Pro

Here are some great tips to increase your writing productivity. Click the link below to read the post. ❤ via Seven Tips to Help You Work More Efficiently | BloggingPro

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 27 – “Light & Dark”

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! We've changed our name to include three poetry forms! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you're in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let's write some poetry. CONGRATULATIONS POETS! YOU'VE GRADUATED! It's week 2 of our NEW poetry challenge. You can write your poem in … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 27 – “Light & Dark”

Edgar Cayce and The Fairies

The beginning of the fairy world started with the Moirai, or the Fates, directly related to Greek Mythology. There were three fates: Clotho, the spinner; Lachesis, the allotter, and Atropos, the unturnable. The fates controlled life for every human from birth to death. Here is a great discussion of Edgar Cayce's beliefs in fairies, angels, … Continue reading Edgar Cayce and The Fairies

A New Day Dawns – A #Tanka

Focus on the image below and breathe… Use your five senses and experience a new day. Deep in the forest pine needle musk scents the air near a babbling brook. Rising dawn yellows the sky announcing a brand new day. ©2017 Colleen M. Chesebro Forest = earth, and brook = water: Part of my poetry … Continue reading A New Day Dawns – A #Tanka

WRITING CHALLENGE: See It, Write It – PLUS! A Special Announcement About My First Word Weaver WRITING CONTEST

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This week’s writing challenge looks kinda hard, so a LOT of you are not gonna wanna do it, but you’re ALL gonna wanna hear about the SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT.

First, the writing challenge. Hey, no pain, no gain.

Here is a road rage scene from the movie Marathon Man. Watch it…

Okay, NOW what I want you to do is one of three things. (Extra points for number three)

EITHER:

  1. Describe the place where dramatic irony occurs. Can you introduce that in a written scene? How would you do it? (Don’t know what dramatic irony is? Join the club.) OR
  2. Describe the action in the chase scene between the Mercedes Driver (The Nazi) and the Caprice driver (The Jewish Guy). Can you write that scene? Why or why not? OR
  3. The place where the nanny is crossing the street and the little girl…

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Useful Sites for the Novice Writer – Medium

I found this great article by Richard Ankers on Medium. There are some great links here!  Website and submission advice for the new to writing. Source: Useful Sites for the Novice Writer – Medium

“Awakening Dawn” – A Haibun #WorldPoetryDay

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of earth and water. Today is #WorldPoetryDay! This week, I decided to try my hand at a Haibun. This is my first attempt, and I think I am hooked. I chose alternating prose … Continue reading “Awakening Dawn” – A Haibun #WorldPoetryDay