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Beltane Bonfires Are Burning! By Guest Blogger Janina Grey

The fires will be burning this weekend and next as people throughout the northern hemisphere celebrate the reawakening of the Earth with the fertility festival of Beltane. May Day, dancing around a May Pole, jumping the fire,  burning bonfires through … Continue reading

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Using Core Wounds in Your Stories

By Jeanine Englert In February I did a talk at my local writing chapter. My focus was on how to improve the first line, page, and chapter of your book. In it I discussed one of my favorite ways of … Continue reading

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Writing Milestones: 2020 to 2022

While I was otherwise occupied, readers were looking to escape into fiction and I am grateful for their support. Continue reading

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Putting the “Soul” in Solstice, by Guest Blogger Janina Grey

           For the last two decades I have carefully plodded through the holiday season with one snow boot firmly planted in Christmas and the other in Winter Solstice. And each year we manage to almost seamlessly blend traditions together for … Continue reading

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There are a lot of traditions that have built up around this time of year. A tradition is simply a habit that is carried out at the same time, and often the meaning is forgotten in the mists of time. … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks, by Janina Grey, Guest Blogger

Last weekend my husband and I put away the last of the Halloween/Samhain décor and brought out the Autumn Harvest and Thanksgiving decorations. Autumn has always been my favorite time of year, and now, smack dab in the middle of … Continue reading

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Writing Through Stress… Back to the Holidays

Here we are at the brink of the holidays. We have about a week until Thanksgiving, and we all know how quickly time flies after that. I have no idea what I’m doing this year. I mean, Christmas-wise. I’ll figure … Continue reading

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Labor Day Reflections

It’s the unofficial end of summer, or I prefer, the beginning of autumn – my favorite season. Due to the blazing hot spells this summer in the Pacific Northwest, we’ve noticed trees prematurely turning color. My motivation to write isn’t … Continue reading

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Writing Through Stress… Winding Down

Well, summer is close to over and the year is winding down. That’s fine by me. It’s been so stinking hot this summer. This week is pretty bad all by itself. Thank the stars for air conditioning! I love fall, … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

If there was ever a year to test one’s resilience 2020 is it. Last winter, my seasonal affective disorder was particularly recalcitrant, compounded by a large number of patients during late January and February with what I termed a “really … Continue reading

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