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Keri Mangis

In this week’s guest post, Keri Mangis takes a look at what her daughters see in her.


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Liz Petrone

In this week’s guest post, writing and motherhood pull us apart but put us back together again in a whole different way.


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Gemma Clarke

This week, Gemma Clarke reveals what she’s learned about the secret to successful writing.


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Marija Smits

In this week’s guest post, Marija Smits learns to appreciate oddities.


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Andrea Isiminger

In this week’s guest post, Andrea Isiminger reminds us that holding patterns don’t mean that we’ve stalled.


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Sarah Kishpaugh

In this week’s guest post, Sarah Kishpaugh reminds us that the perfect time to write is now.


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Kaye Curren

In this week’s guest post, Kaye Curren suffers the pains of creation as a writer while her own daughter gives birth.


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Suzanne Cody

In this week’s guest post, Literary Mama reader Suzanne Cody shares her process of revision and asks us to consider when a piece is finally finished.


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Cara Sue Achterberg

In today’s guest post, Cara Sue Achterberg boldly explores the line between novelist and mother and shares how she writes adult scenes.


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Carol Gavhane

In today’s guest post, author Carol Gavhane looks back on how her failures propelled her forward in the face of disappointment.