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Writing Prompt #1 0

Writing Prompt #1

Hello YWSers! Welcome to the first in a series of weekly writing prompts. As a community of writers, we are all too familiar with writer’s block. The purpose of these prompts is to write...

Fiction Focus 1- Protagonists 8

Fiction Focus 1- Protagonists

So, you’re all set to write that story of dashing and daring- or maybe of romance- or of political intrigue- or self discovery- or an odd relationship- whatever it might be, I will put...

Word History of the Week: Write 5

Word History of the Week: Write

Etymology is,”the study of the history of words, their origins, and how their form and meaning have changed over time,” (definition from Wikipedia). We use words every day; I’m using words right now! But...

What to Expect from Writing Gooder 2

What to Expect from Writing Gooder

By now we’ve given you a small dose of what’s in store for the resurrection of Writing Gooder, but what else can you expect in the weeks, months or even years to come? There’s...

Quote of the Week #1 0

Quote of the Week #1

“The ability of writers to imagine what is not the self, to familiarise the strange and mystify the familiar, is the test of their power.” –Toni Morrison 

I Write Therefore I Am 1

I Write Therefore I Am

                                                         I am a poet!    ...

Featured Poem 2/18 – from Dictee 2

Featured Poem 2/18 – from Dictee

from Dictee – Theresa Hak Kyung Cha   Dead words. Dead tongue. From disuse. Buried in Time’s memory. Unemployed. Unspoken. History. Past. Let the one who is diseuse, one who is mother who waits...

Welcome to Writing Gooder 1

Welcome to Writing Gooder

Welcome to the Young Writers Society group blog, Writing Gooder! We first started this blog way back in 2007, although it’s had some hiccups along the way. This blog is maintained and written by...