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Week Twenty-two: Amanda Kasper

This week’s prompt was suggested by Friday’s Voice Amanda Kasper: Why do you write? “We write because we believe the human spirit cannot be tamed and should not be trained”  ~Nikki Giovanni, To Write Love on Her Arms Last night, as I spent some time at Barnes & Noble seeking the perfect birthday gift for a … Continue reading

Week Twenty-two: Kathy Benson

This week’s prompt was suggested by Friday’s Voice Amanda Kasper: Why do you write? I write to process and try to make sense of my life. I write to share about my experience with secondary infertility and loss. I write to reach out to and connect with others who are learning to cope and find joy … Continue reading

Week Twenty-two: Peter Combs

This week’s prompt was suggested by Friday’s Voice Amanda Kasper: Why do you write? When I was six years old, my family watched a biopic on the life of L. Frank Baum, the author of the Oz books. While I would later learn that the majority of the film took some major liberties and strayed from … Continue reading

Week Twenty-two: Brian B. Baker

Writing (Photo credit: jjpacres) This week’s prompt was suggested by Friday’s Voice Amanda Kasper: Why do you write? When Amanda came up with this idea I loved it. Why I write is so important and it defines who I am. There are many reasons I write, mostly because I’ve been to dark places in my life … Continue reading