Posts Tagged "Writing"

An Honest Post by Linda Willen

An Honest Post by Linda Willen

By on May 5, 2017 in Blog | 4 comments

This writing life is full of ups and downs, joys and frustrations. One of the purposes of this Breathe Blog community is that we can come around each other along the journey, celebrating victories and encouraging each other during the dips.  Today we have the opportunity to commiserate with Linda. Can you join us in propping her up in this writing dry-spell?...

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Lessons from Moving Office by Ann Byle

Lessons from Moving Office by Ann Byle

By on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

This post originally ran on Ann Byle’s blog. You may find the original post here.  ~*~ I recently inherited a bedroom left vacant by Kid 3, who took Kid 1’s bedroom when she moved into an apartment. This empty bedroom has become my new office. It was no easy task to move a decade’s worth of stuff from my small office on the main floor to this vast expanse on...

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Cancer: My Inciting Incident by Karin Beery

Cancer: My Inciting Incident by Karin Beery

By on Apr 17, 2017 in Blog | 3 comments

A lover of all things fiction, I spent my childhood reading and writing. After getting a degree in English, however, books had lost much of their appeal, and it never occurred to me to write again. Instead, I pursued a career in hospitality. Then my husband was diagnosed with cancer. We’d been married less than a year. We were still figuring out how to function as a...

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Call for Submissions: Why I Write

Call for Submissions: Why I Write

By on Mar 31, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

We spend a lot of time talking about the hows and whats of writing. But how about we talk about the why for a change? Why do you write? Does it stem from some childhood experience or is it something that you felt blossom later on? Did someone challenge you to give it a go? Is it something you started for yourself? For a friend? For God? Whatever it is, we want to...

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