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She Flew

she flew by Jennifer Upton A Shared LensI didn’t always love being in tight knit community, but that’s because I was afraid. 2013 became a year of wing spreading, muscle flexing, and flying.  These days, I am much less fearful and embracing community, embracing the words, and welcome the fire in my belly.  These mighty women inspire me.

In the Story Sessions writing community, women encourage and empower one another. No voice is silenced. Every soul there is learning to sing her song and roar her brave.

Come join this beautiful unfolding story. But before you do, take a listen (click the pic below or read on) of my response to a Story Sessions Write-In a week ago. The prompt was :: “She Flew…

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A Writer Finds Her Voice

I’m over at The Story Unfolding with Elora Nicole today talking about how I found my writing voice.  In this right-now-moment, I can tell you I am a writer.  I own it with pride.  There is no shame in it.  There is no expectation to which I must reach.  The call that I’ve been hearing is that I must be the real and authentic me – nothing more and nothing less.

I am on this writing-discovery-journey now and loving it.  You could not have told me a year ago that I would have found myself in this creative space or that I would have taken on the arduous journey of writing a novel in 30 days.  These things would not have been possible without my Story 101 family.

Getting Ready to Write by Marvia Davidson
Getting Ready to Write by Marvia Davidson

Today I want to share with you just a few writing insights I have learned along the story 101-way that continue to help me “own” my creative nature in a world brimming with noise.

Read more here, and share your story-writing journey.  I’d love to hear it.