Tag Archives: Writers

Don’t Miss The Limerick Contest!

Readers and Followers: Don’t miss out on the Limerick Contest that I’m judging for the Winnetka-Northfield (IL) Public Library District. https://winnetkalibrary.libcal.com/event/9456100 Submit your entry ASAP! Good Luck! Charlotte Digregorio

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Thank you to my readers!

Many thanks to those of you who’ve already read my book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing and who’ve commented on it. I am grateful! If you can, please post your comments on Goodreads or Amazon so others will hear … Continue reading

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Do You Miss Typewriters?

Every once in awhile, I get nostalgic, and bring out my old manual typewriter. I brought this “Torpedo” to college with me, and I actually have a big old Remington typewriter from the 1950s in storage that belonged to my … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: March 7, 2020

rosy dawn our paddles stippled with petals by Debbie Strange  (Canada) Highly Commended New Zealand Poetry Society International Competition, 2019

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Daily Haiku: May 26, 2019

the hardest part making that leap moss covered stone   by Peggy Bilbro (USA) on down the road Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology, 2017

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Daily Haiku: May 17, 2019

his goodbye– the sun too lost in fog   by Jill Lange  (USA) Mayfly, No. 62, 2017

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Daily Haiku, Dec. 14, 2017

senryu getting fired— hairdresser appointment a new hairstyle by Doris Pascolo (Italy) Haiku in the Workplace, July 12, 2017  

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Publicity 101 for Authors: Put Your Best Foot Forward

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I am a Type A personality. You won’t find me out holiday shopping after Thanksgiving. I get this done before Thanksgiving. And, in November, I start to plan my publicity schedule for the … Continue reading

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Tell Us Who Your Favorite Writer Is

Who is your favorite writer? It can be someone living or deceased, of any nationality, and of any genre. Please let us know by responding below with your favorite writer’s name and genre of writing. Also include your name and … Continue reading

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Hang In There, Writers!

Alfred Nobel said: If I have a thousand ideas and only one turns out to be good, I am satisfied. This is a good thought for writers to remember as they send out queries or pieces to be published. I … Continue reading

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