Throwback Friday: Recklessly She Declared Truth – Christine E. Ray

Thank you Davy D  for serving as this piece's inspiration recklessly she looked deep inside saw fire and ice in her heart smelled iron and cooper in her blood felt moon and ocean tides tug her soul knew the hum of words crawling under skin burning to escape knew herself a poet the shortsightedness of self-declared … Continue reading Throwback Friday: Recklessly She Declared Truth – Christine E. Ray

Announcing Brave and Reckless’ September’s Smitten Writing Prompt Challenge

Throughout the month of September, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on the title of a well-regarded book where the main character is a lesbian or a woman exploring her sexual identity. I know that this is not everyone’s cup of tea, but I have very carefully chosen titles that I thought could … Continue reading Announcing Brave and Reckless’ September’s Smitten Writing Prompt Challenge

Brave and Reckless’ August Writing Prompt Challenge

Throughout the month of August, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on the title of a seminal feminist book. I am sure that not all of you define yourself as feminists, but I have very carefully chosen titles that I thought could be creatively inspiring to anyone. You certainly don’t need to … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ August Writing Prompt Challenge

Writers/Artists Wanted For Brave and Reckless’ Upcoming Prompt Themes – Christine E. Ray

I am quite enamored with the response my daily writing prompts have generated.  I am getting to know new writers, reading great writing, and being creatively inspired myself. In a burst of inspiration this morning, I put together the prompts for the next two months.  August's theme will be Feminist Book Titles and September will … Continue reading Writers/Artists Wanted For Brave and Reckless’ Upcoming Prompt Themes – Christine E. Ray

Children’s Book Title Writing Prompt Challenge – Christine E. Ray

Kristiana Reed's lovely poem Wrinkles In Time gave me the sudden urge to do a month's worth of writing prompts based on beloved Children's book titles. The following sprang immediately to mind as having great poetic potential: A Wrinkle in Time Where the Wild Things Are Good Night Moon Momma Do You Love Me What … Continue reading Children’s Book Title Writing Prompt Challenge – Christine E. Ray

Brave and Reckless’ June 11, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: I Will Survive

Throughout the month of June, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on a Pride Anthem.  You can integrate the words of the prompt or any element of the song (or music video) in your piece that creatively inspires you.  Although I strongly encourage pieces that touch on the lived experience of those … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ June 11, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: I Will Survive

Brave and Reckless’ June 10, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Alive

Throughout the month of June, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on a Pride Anthem.  You can integrate the words of the prompt or any element of the song (or music video) in your piece that creatively inspires you.  Although I strongly encourage pieces that touch on the lived experience of those … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ June 10, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Alive

Brave and Reckless’ June 8, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Somebody to Love

  Throughout the month of June, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on a Pride Anthem.  You can integrate the words of the prompt or any element of the song (or music video) in your piece that creatively inspires you.  Although I strongly encourage pieces that touch on the lived experience of … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ June 8, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Somebody to Love

Brave and Reckless’ June 7, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Same Love

  Throughout the month of June, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on a Pride Anthem.  You can integrate the words of the prompt or any element of the song (or music video) in your piece that creatively inspires you.  Although I strongly encourage pieces that touch on the lived experience of … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ June 7, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Same Love

Brave and Reckless’ June 7, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Wig in a Box

Throughout the month of June, I will be providing a daily writing prompt based on a Pride Anthem.  You can integrate the words of the prompt or any element of the song (or music video) in your piece that creatively inspires you.  Although I strongly encourage pieces that touch on the lived experience of those … Continue reading Brave and Reckless’ June 7, 2019 Writing Prompt Challenge: Wig in a Box