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Word Prompt: Answer | Story Prompt: from the book “The Myth of Normal: Trauma, Illness and Healing in a Toxic Culture” by Gabor Mate

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/FAobKk4WbdA 'Threatened and insecure over an extended period of time is precisely how the obstetrician-gynecologist Lissa Rankin felt since childhood, an emotional state her medical… Continue reading Word Prompt: Answer | Story Prompt: from the book “The Myth of Normal: Trauma, Illness and Healing in a Toxic Culture” by Gabor Mate

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Word Prompt: Message | Story Prompt: from the book “The Time In Between” by David Bergen

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/UyOIZtjdaeU 'The typhoon arrived that night. Ada woke to the sound of rain driving against the windows. Above them, on the rooftop, chairs fell and… Continue reading Word Prompt: Message | Story Prompt: from the book “The Time In Between” by David Bergen

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Word Prompt: Colour | Story Prompt: from the book “Midnight At The Dragon Cafe” by Judy Fong Bates

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/i3Vs0Ez4UH4 'When we got upstairs, I saw that Charlotte had decorated the walls of her room with new drawings. Replacing the horses were sketches of… Continue reading Word Prompt: Colour | Story Prompt: from the book “Midnight At The Dragon Cafe” by Judy Fong Bates

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Word Prompt: Release | Story Prompt: from the book “Life in the City of Dirty Water” by Clayton Thomas-Müller

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/BuLmX2wIcXA 'It would be impossible to understand the thrill of ceremony for us without remembering that for generations most of it was deliberately suppressed. Across… Continue reading Word Prompt: Release | Story Prompt: from the book “Life in the City of Dirty Water” by Clayton Thomas-Müller

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Word Prompt: Harvest | Story Prompt: from the Essay “The Writer On, And At, Her Work” by Ursula K. Leguin, from Janet Sternburg’s 1995 anthology The Writer On Her Work, Volume 2, New Essays In New Territory

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/SM7a_DOv6gI 'Her work, I really think her work isn't fighting, isn't winning, isn't being the Earth, isn't being the Moon. Her work, I really think… Continue reading Word Prompt: Harvest | Story Prompt: from the Essay “The Writer On, And At, Her Work” by Ursula K. Leguin, from Janet Sternburg’s 1995 anthology The Writer On Her Work, Volume 2, New Essays In New Territory

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Word Prompt: Consume | Story Prompt: from the book “The Hawk’s Way” by Si Montgomery

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/dlG9xxkYrPM 'But I know not to look for affection from these birds -- now or ever. Falconers, each of them crazy in love with their… Continue reading Word Prompt: Consume | Story Prompt: from the book “The Hawk’s Way” by Si Montgomery

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Word Prompt: Moderate | Story Prompt: from the book “Northern Light” by Roy MacGregor

Write It Out: Instruction Video https://youtu.be/dFzzVvyFNI4 "Thomson became a bit of a financial windfall for Mowat Lodge, as he continually persuaded fellow artists to come to Canoe Lake to paint.… Continue reading Word Prompt: Moderate | Story Prompt: from the book “Northern Light” by Roy MacGregor