Writing with Spirit Oct 8

Green Mountain Writers Group

Join us on Saturday, October 8 from 10 AM – 4 PM for a special Writing with Spirit Retreat in the country town of Underhill Center, Vermont at the historic District #5 Schoolhouse. I probably don’t need to tell you…

A Trade

A Trade by Max Vandersteen

Max Vandersteen is a retired pipefitter who took up writing poetry upon retirement to address social justice and environmental issues including those of the petrochemical industry in which he worked throughout his career. He has published 3 books: Iguanas of…

La Maison Dieu

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The last few leaves from a tall maple outside my windows were cascading to the ground on a rainy, windswept, October day. I was learning to transfer myself, unassisted, from my bed to a wheelchair. Someday, I might be able…

Script Testing Rubric:

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Who are the main characters? How would you describe them to another person? At what point in the story did you start to care about them? At what point did you feel that you either wanted to continue (or stop)…

Substack, a Self-Publishing Alternative

Substack

Substack is a subscription newsletter service popular among independent journalists and writers. Feeling obligated to lead by example, I took the leap and have launched my own: “Antediluvian Attitudes a Substack by a person who lived before the Flood.” Launched in 2017,…