May 22, 2019
For each issue of Literary Mama, Literary Reflections shares a writing prompt, inviting our readers to respond. Our editors provide feedback on the responses we receive, and we post our favorites on the blog.
Mary Beth Hines
May 20, 2019
Through her writing, Mary Beth Hines processes sadness and happiness.
May 15, 2019
Many of us, regardless of our age, have a tendency to downplay the value of our work or cast aspersions on its quality, whether we’re talking about our housework, volunteer work, artwork, or whatever we do to pay the bills.
May 1, 2019
On the first Wednesday of each month, Literary Mama shares a list of current calls for submissions. Good luck sending your work out into the world!
April 29, 2019
Caroline Swicegood talks about how writing is a pathway to understanding life.
April 29, 2019
For each issue of Literary Mama, Literary Reflections shares a writing prompt, inviting our readers to respond. Our editors provide feedback on the responses we receive, and we post our favorites on the blog. This month’s writing prompt is inspired …
April 26, 2019
If you are looking for something a little different to read, we have a real mix of genres in this month’s Now Reading post including a novel, a poetry collection and a heart-rending memoir.
April 25, 2019
Last month, we invited readers to share their responses to a writing prompt inspired by Kandace Chappel’s essay The Single Sentence. We asked readers to tell us about a time they wrote something that caused them to make changes in their life.
Rudri Bhatt Patel
April 24, 2019
Our Writerly Roundup blog series features a curated collection of articles on the craft of writing and the creative life that we don’t want you to miss.
April 17, 2019
When I was a child, I refused to show true emotion. Fear, love, anger. I bottled those up, turned inward and . . . ended up with stomach pains. Eventually, I learned that writing could help me reconcile most of …
On our blog, you’ll find calls for submissions as well as guest posts that motivate and inspire. Read more about submitting your thoughts to our After Page One series here.