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Anthology – CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – Rich Fabric II

Put it on the calendar and don your thinking caps! Call for submissions for anthology – Rich Fabric II – deadline July 1, 2013. Looking for: Short stories Memoirs Historical essays Poems Black and white photos Original Drawings/Sketches The profits … Continue reading

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Southern Creatives Interview – Poet, John Davis, Jr. @poetjohndavisjr

In honor of National Poetry Month (you are celebrating, aren’t you?), it is my pleasure to have John Davis, Jr. as my guest on Southern Creatives. Would you classify yourself as a Southern poet? Why or why not? I would … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month – How are you celebrating?

It seems like there are days and weeks and months celebrating everything. Just FYI – National Poetry Month also shares its time with “Brussel Sprouts and Cabbage” Month and Car Care Month. National Poetry Month? I much prefer to celebrate … Continue reading

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I can do “busy” like nobody’s business – or how procrastination is winning

Just stand there and look busy Procrastination – you evil thing. You are winning the battle right now. A confession: I can fill my days and nights with all sorts of busy-ness. And, it isn’t worthless stuff. Everything is necessary … Continue reading

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Success scares my socks off. What about you?

photo credit: kevin dooley via photopin cc   Success is scary Maybe not for everyone, but it certainly is for me. There have been a few times when I really feel my pulse quicken over an idea, over something I … Continue reading

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Create – Why do you do it?

photo credit: e-magic via photopin cc   Are you a writer? A poet? An artist? Photographer? Musician? Artist? Sculptor? Why? Why do you create the art that you do? Some people say they “have to” create. Why? What happens to … Continue reading

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I got tangled up with a Texas woman like Josephine once

Best reader comment I’ve heard in a long time – I had the pleasure of talking to some older men recently about Josephine: Red Dirt & Whiskey and one of the men said “I got tangled up with a Texas woman … Continue reading

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