Woman power I-rising from the page: In Conversation with Marcia Douglas

Originally posted on Pree:
TOWNSEND MONTILLA, GABRIEL PARADA, FRANK FLANAGAN, WILFREDO R. SANTIAGO HERNÁNDEZ, ILLIANIZ ROMAN ORTIZ, PABLO D RAMÓN-RIVERA, AIDA E. HERNÁNDEZ FIGUEROA, ROBERTO BUNTING, GABRIEL VIVAS AND LORETTA COLLINS KLOBAH Jamaican fiction writer, poet and performer Marcia Douglas discusses her novel The Marvellous Equations of the Dread: A Novel in Bass Riddim. Marcia…

William Golding, The Inheritors (1955)

Originally posted on Re-enchantment Of The World:
I’ve read Sapiens by Harari recently, and it rekindled my interest in the earliest history of our species. Shortly after that, a review of Kim Stanley Robinson’s Shaman on Weighing a pig doesn’t fatten it led to me reading that novel and I was very happy it did.…

Writing without Fear

Originally posted on Stricklewrites:
Laziness: this is as good an excuse for not writing, or being creative in general, as any. This was the reason I would give for my procrastination until just over a year ago when I decided if I was ever going to call myself a writer I needed to do it…

Leaving The Force Behind

Originally posted on Stricklewrites:
Have you heard that sound? It’s the gnashing of teeth and beating of (Storm Trooper) breast (plates), the fart of adult disappointment as the crushing weight of reality falls once more on our shoulders. Yes, it’s that time of year when millions of middle-aged fanboys and girls wet themselves at the…

The Energies of September

Originally posted on Good Witches Homestead:
If you have been struggling somewhat to keep up with the demands for change brought forward by the energetic flow over the last few months, take heart because September looks set to be an easier more expansive month. There is a lightness, flow and forward movement to the energies…

Accepting Submissions – Horror

Ever stay at an Airbnb or a hotel and gotten a little freaked out? If your imagination is wilder than your actual experiences and you’ve written a tidy little tale to scare the pants off your friends – submit it to us. Jack is putting together a horror anthology inspired by a stay in an…

Doubt

Originally posted on rocksandbones:
Poets and writers we may seek to be- But do we then lack authenticity When each pearl’d drop of life is pooled away And re-cast in cold ink on another day? ‘True’ living and recording will never quite chime, Experience twists for the bard for her rhyme.

Through the Eyes of Tarot – Venus in Scorpio – September 9, 2018 through January 7, 2019

Tarot by Cecelia Taking the easy way out will not work for you with Venus in Scorpio. If you do, the Universe will be more than willing to show the imperfections in your plans, and only serve to exacerbate them, causing them to fall apart. This does not need to be the case, however, during… Read More Through the Eyes of Tarot – Venus in Scorpio – September 9, 2018 through January 7, 2019