MEET IG POET @lotusheart.romanisoul #WriterCrushSeries

Ilona ( pronounced "Ee-loh-nuh") is by far one of the most thoughtful people in our Instagram Poet community. She makes sure we remain a cyber family by looking out for the poet behind each poem. Be it health issues, life changes or an extended absence; Ilona reaches out to everyone. In addition to being considerate, [...]

MEET IG POET @the_artful_cp #WriterCrushSeries

I have been blessed to see different facets of her poetry unfold. There is a sincerity laced within her persona that finds its way into her writing. Even the pieces which speak of yearning and unrequited love are gentle. Inviting. Believable. Relatable. In her own words… If you were to ask Celine to describe herself, she would tell you [...]

MEET MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCATE KITT O’MALLEY! 

MEET KITT! #WritersCrushWednesday Thrilled to shine the spotlight on one of my biggest supporters and favorite writers, Kitt O'Malley! A licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, living with bipolar disorder type II; Kitt has been on the frontline of Mental Health Advocacy for years. Recently published in Volume I of Stigma Fighters, Kitt is consistent in [...]

🌹I SPEAK PEACE OVER YOU🌹

  I'm very angry right now. I'm frowning and I feel some type of way. Yep. On a Sunday. Imagine that? My jaws are tight and my chest is swole. I'm salty yo. All urban vernacular for the pissiest levels of pistivity.  I'm mad at how bad people are hurting right now and how much [...]

And Then There Was @KittOMalley @Robrt_M_Goldste & @_thenewsexy

  And Then There Was @KittOMalley @Robrt_M_Goldste & @_thenewsexy When I close my eyes and pray I see their names and faces Not labels, stigma or diagnoses  But their stories of life's races If I were to pass them in the street They wouldn't even know me  Feels like I know them just the same  They're [...]