Celebrating our Muses

I’ve mentioned my Missing Muse and lack of inspiration to write lately. The topics of muses and lack of creative motivation are routine challenges for writers across our community. The pandemic, isolation, political, and economic challenges have touched our lives and many a muse is missing or at least in serious remission. I’ve written about…

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Moka Madness

Moka Madness I have sad news to report. After going missing, Muse Brad has been found, but he’s in bad shape.  After a series of breakdowns, attacks, escapes, and affairs, Muse Brad has contracted a new strain of fever called Moka Madness. He can’t eat, sleep, or do anything except think of the divine Moka…

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Missing Muse

Missing Muse My writing muse has been missing in action for a while. My fanciful friend, Muse Brad, seems to have left the premises. I persist in writing because I’m a stubborn cuss, but my writing feels flat and forced. Or maybe I have a new muse that is all about writing schedules ala D. Wallace’s…

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Allergic to E Challenge

Allergic to E Challenge My kind friend Neha invited me to participate in this fun challenge. I invite you to explore her soulful poetry at Forgotten Meadows. Here are the rules: Write a whole paragraph. Sounds easy right? Without any word containing the letter “e”.  Not easy at all! By reading this post, you are already…

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Fumbling Forward- The F-Challenge

The F- Challenge Thank you Syl for offering an open invitation to this fun F- Challenge. Like Syl, I too had to watch my “F words”. Here are the guidelines if you choose to play along. 1. Thank the person who nominated you. 2. Write a prose of five lines, in which every line should…

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Serenade

Serenade your calls are a beautiful serenade tapping on my heart inviting me to share my gifts flying on the currents of time I hear your beauty in my soul encouraging me to dance in the clouds ~ My friend Neha at forgotten meadows invited me to play this word challenge. If you don’t know Neha, I…