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ARE YOUR DUES DUE? by Jim McFarlane

After the recent conference financial activities and membership payments clear the bank, SCWW will have a bank balance of $7535.88, despite starting the year with a big deficit from the 2012 conference. This is our biggest end-of-year bank balance in … Continue reading

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On Barbara Kingsolver and the Cardinal in my Window

Two days into a Tennessee March I squint at the inky silhouettes of birds stuck to the high arch of my bedroom window. Outside a flurry of snowflakes sharpen the contrast between the leaden sky and my own dark nest. … Continue reading

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The SCWW…My Personal Experience by Barbara E. Magera

“The SCWW … my personal experience” by Barbara E. Magera I attended my first SCWW conference two years ago. The experience provided me the confidence to fulfill my passion and dream, namely writing creative prose. Since attending the SCWW conference … Continue reading

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Courting the Muse

All writers at some time struggle with inspiration. I once heard science fiction writer Ted Reynolds say of writer’s block: “If you sit in front of a blank page long enough, some muse will pity you.” That was before computers. … Continue reading

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