Month: March 2018

Daily Writing Prompt

'In media res: (Latin: “in the midst of things”) the practice of beginning an epic or other narrative by plunging into a crucial situation that is part of a related chain of events; the situation is an extension of previous events and will be developed…
Marge Piercy

Literary Birthday – 31 March – Marge Piercy

Happy Birthday, Marge Piercy, born 31 March 1936 12 Quotes Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third. Writing sometimes feels frivolous and sometimes sacred, but memory is one of my strongest muses. I serve her with my words. Every artist creates…
Paul Verlaine

Literary Birthday – 30 March – Rosecrans Baldwin

Happy Birthday, Rosecrans Baldwin, born 30 March 1977 Quotes My ambition was to be cosmopolitan. I grew up in the suburbs. I went to college in Maine. I had a dream in my head that if you wanted to be the most urbane, living-life-to-the-fullest kind…