Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
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Monday Update 9-3-12

These are some posts from the later part of last week in case you missed them:

Cotton Candy Bingo: BINGO
First Impressions
Cotton Candy Bingo: My Card
Read "The Urge to Fly"
Read "Stroke the Unicorn"

The next Poetry Fishbowl is tomorrow, with a theme of "rights and responsibilities."  I still need a volunteer to host the linkback poem.

I've turned in my article "Phoenix Fuels" for Llewellyn's 2014 Magical Almanac.

Poetry in Microfunding:
"The Lost and Found Legion" belongs to The Silk Road Allies.  It is being funded in installments by marina_bonomi, and describes how China and Italy came to form an alliance.  "A Bug on the Wing" belongs to the series P.I.E.  Brenda explains about Judas.

Torn World writing update:
Approved as canon: "Squiggles: Excerpts from Nleimen's Journal," (fiction) "Shards of a Different Past" "The Urge to Fly" "Lullaby for a Nap at Noon" "Camping on the Lost Road" "Neighboring Attractions" "The Widow-Keeper's Lullaby" "The Girl Who Wanted Too Much" (poetry).  Back to me for edits: "Breaking the Ice," (fiction), "Patterns in the Grass" (poetry), "Half-Leg," (nonfiction). Currently in front of the canon board: "The Bones of Need" "Beached Fish" (fiction), "A Timely Gift" "Five Red Beads" "Sparkles in the Sky," "Smoke and Grass," "Felting Together," "After the Sauna," "A Nap Under the Stars" "A Light in the Darkness" (poetry), "Ghost Bat" (nonfiction).  Drafted: "Cutting Cords and Clasping Hands," "Like Ash Before the Wind," "From Dark to Bright," "The Inappropriate But Useful Disposal of Lettuce" "A Thin Red Trail" "The Museum of Mortality" (fiction), "Changes in the Wind" "The Urge to Fly," (poetry), "Publishers in the Empire" (nonfiction).  In revision at home: "Water Dance," "When the Wind's Teeth Sing," "Raining Kittens," "Finding the Holes" (fiction), "Breeding the Perfect Fighter," "The Smallest Invaders" (poetry).  Currently writing: "Catch of the Day," "Reaching for the Moons" "Winterheart" "A Cold Clear Night" (fiction).

It's been raining here off and on, all weekend, which is a good thing.  The yard is more green than brown, now.  I keep seeing dragonflies, swooping through the air after insects.
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