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THE WEP’S ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE CHALLENGE, FEBRUARY 16-18, 2022, THE HARLOT AND HER SCARLET CORD, CREATIVE NON-FICTION BY Pat Garcia

Tagline: One ounce of love is all you need. Single, intelligent, robust, and well-groomed, this woman was a  hooker who managed her company with pride. Quick-witted and clever, her shrewdness demanded respect from her customers. She did not tolerate foolishness. As managing director, she had learned early in life how to pit herself against the male …

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RECRUITMENT DAY!!! RAVE REVIEWS BOOK CLUB, A PLACE THAT A WRITER/AUTHOR CAN CALL HOME! @RRBC_ORG @RRBC_RWISA

Hello, Everyone! I am a proud member of the RAVE REVIEWS BOOK CLUB and for the next 48 hours (11/15 through 11/17) there is a $25 discount on any membership tier when you join the club! We aren’t just an organization where you add your name to our roster, and then you disappear.  We are the club that supports …

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WEP’S OCTOBER CHALLENGE, THE SCREAM, OCTOBER 20-22, 2021, STOP SIGNS IGNORED, A POEM, BY Pat Garcia, @pat_garcia @DeniseCCovey @YolandaRenee @LGKeltner

Tagline: Ignoring stop signs can be deadly. STOP SIGNS IGNORED It was her life the daughter screamed, and she gazed in disdain at her mother. The older woman stood amazed at the sixteen-year-old and the reflection of hatred coming from her eyes. She watched as her daughter ran into the darkness.  On a bitterly cold …

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WEP’S AUGUST 2021 CHALLENGE WINNERS, @DeniseCCovey, @yolandarenee, @OlgaGodim, @LGKeltner,@jemifraser, @nilabose, @cleemckenzie, @NickPWilford #amwritingfiction, #IWSG

The WEP Winners have been announced. The competition was stiff as always. I am so thankful to be writing in a challenge where writers (most of us are Authors) pour their hearts out six times a year in each prompt and then help those that participated by critiquing and giving encouragement.  The WEP makes a …

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WEP CHALLENGE, AUGUST 18-20, 2021, FREEDOM’S CALLING, CREATIVE NON-FICTION By Pat Garcia, @pat_garcia, #WEP, #amwriting, #writingchallenge

Freedom’s Calling  Was there no mercy for a child of nine years who, unlike others, was brought up in a home that had spoken a different language than English? Black skin, nappy hair that a fine-tooth comb couldn’t even go through, the child’s place was to listen and obey, but what if she didn’t understand? …

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A SHOUT OUT TO ALL WRITERS AND LITERARY LOVERS EVERYWHERE! IT’S TIME FOR THE CONFERENCE THAT MANY LOOK FORWARD TO! The VIRTUAL RRBC WRITERS’ CONFERENCE AND BOOK EXPO STARTS TODAY, AUGUST 9, 2021, AT 5 PM CENTRAL STANDARD TIME AND IS OPEN TO EVERYONE! COME VISIT AND TAKE PART!

There are so many benefits to attending Writers’ conferences. They offer writers the opportunity to get to know and relate to others, and the RRBC’s 6th Annual Writers’  Conference & Book Expo, is no exception. Here you will meet new people, greet old friends, and get acquainted with the latest works by authors you know and …

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Thank You WEP TEAM FOR THE GREAT WAVE TEAM CHOICE AWARD @DeniseCCovey @yolandarenee @OlgaGodim @LGKeltner Nilanjana Bose, #WEP

Sometimes life is not fair; it is messy. You enter a transition phase that throws you into outer darkness.  At these moments in my life, the God I believe in dapples my way with splinters of light. These splinters are tiny pieces of hope and come primarily from two organizations where my writing is showcase …

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WEP’S June Challenge, The Flood No One Thought Would Come, A Creative Non-Fiction Story by Pat Garcia

The man worked hard. He and his three sons hammered and pitched each wooden plank together. Sure, people thought he was crazy, but that didn’t disturb him. He closed his ears to what others said. If he were honest, and he was,  he didn’t give a hoot. He hadn’t made it so far in life by …

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WEP CHALLENGE, APRIL 21-23, 2021, LAWD,LAWD, BY Pat Garcia

LAWD, LAWD by Pat Garcia _ Looked to the east, Spring revolution, Freedom cries Bodies lay in the streets. LAWD, LAWD,  Freedom’s mourning. _ Turned to my left, And went further north. People marched, Demanding equality. Bombs dropped, Chemicals filled the air, Agitation, pain, suffocation, Bodies drop dead while moving, Breath’s gone LAWD, LAWD, Freedom’s …

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Welcome to Day 2 of #RRBC’S ’20 WC&BE SPONSORS BLOG TOUR! @RRBC_Org @RRBC_RWISA @Tweets4RWISA @kirazian

Originally posted on The Long and Short Stories of Life:
Good morning, Readers, It’s my pleasure to feature today, author Liza Kirazian. Lisa is a very supportive member of the Rave Reviews Book Club. Please be sure to leave a comment below to ensure that you have a chance at winning a $20 Amazon Gift Card!…

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