Writing

2014 Writing Contest

We are accepting submissions for the 2014 TIFERET Writing Contest from January 1, 2014 – June 1, 2014. You can submit your entries here.  $1,200 will be awarded in prizes $400 for the best poetry submission $400...

The Mnemosyne Weekly: Poem Twenty-Six (Wilbur)

Richard Wilbur "Apology" From Things of This World I've long admired Richard Wilbur's beautiful poetry, which is playful, formal, and perfectly polished. This poem, which I pulled from New and Collected Poems, but which originally appeared in Things of This World, is a little...

Great Minds One (Jeffreys on Bradbury): Something Wicked (and Wondrous) This Way Comes

Today I’d like to introduce you to “Great Minds,” a new blog post series on Bareback Alchemy. At inspired, irregular intervals, I’ll share guest posts in which writers, artists, and intellectuals make tributes to others...

Six Week (In Person) Class with The Writers Circle

Writing From the Heart & Soul: a workshop in Spiritual Writing

It’s an Effort…

    I call it as "An Effort" because everything nowadays is an effort. Working is an effort, sleeping peacefully is an effort, writing is an effort, smiling is an effort in fact breathing is an...

Our Fiction Editor Jeff Davis has a wonderful new blog at Psychology Today…

It's called Tracking Wonder... is at http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/tracking-wonder... and is well worth reading.

motivation

Jeff, After writing a piece and revising it, myself as well as I'm sure others feel that the piece is "finished."After writing and and re-reading it I find it very difficult to go back into...

The Space Between

Some days I’m going along and I’m in that flow we all search for. Everything just clicks, synchronistic events occur to bring me exactly what I’ve asked for.  I feel so connected; like I’m...

Another Rollins Student…

Hey Mr. Davis! I'll keep it short and sweet, because thats what I am, short and sweet. Basically, I have really enjoyed your book. It has inspired me to become a better writer. You have...

Hay House – The Writer’s Workshop – March 22 and 23, 2014

Join featured authors Doreen Virtue, Reid Tracy, and Nancy Levin for an action-packed weekend in San Francisco for this year's The Writer's Workshop. The event, which takes place on March 22 and 23, 2014,...