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Join CWG and the Mazza Museum on a visit to the studio of artist Trinka Hakes Noble! by Sheila Wright
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Trailing Joy: My Wish For You

Kristen Heimerl

Throughout my posts, I’ve shared my development philosophy and approach, peppering my advice with the useful (and hard) lessons I learned as a neophyte squeezing her way into the publishing industry. Now I’m tasked with the most difficult job of all: distilling the essential lesson of this series!
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You and I - A CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winner

Read "You and I" - one of the winning submissions in the 2016 CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize, by budding poet Emily Irwin!

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Writers, Don't Get Discouraged!

Every positive thing that we do in this world will bring some sort of positive change to our lives.

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Dreamland Burning written by Jennifer Latham

Set in the 1921 Tulsa race riots we follow 17 year old Will who is part Osage Indian and part white, alternating with 17 year old Rowan Chase who is the privileged daughter of a white father and black attorney mother in contemporary Tulsa. Rowan solves the mystery of a 1921 murder that begins in the “back house” of her spiffy home. The reader sees racism of today as well as that of 1921.

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Ivana Beschreiben edits "The Tardy Horseman"

COMING SOON! CWG Online will be featuring edits of reader-submitted manuscripts! This article (and the other examples) provides a demonstration of how our online edits will work. Our editors' comments on manuscripts can be toggled on and off at the appropriate point in the manuscript, and a full legend of editing symbols is available for basic changes. Take a preview, and perhaps submit a manuscript of your own!

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Stone Soup Magazine

Think left and think right, think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!

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