This is an email from The Story Box, a newsletter by Scribe.
Charming Cherry Blossoms
I hope that you are doing well and that your weekend is going to be sweet and joyful. I took a sunbath this afternoon while walking in a park, and a cherry tree charmed me with its beautiful white and fragrant flowers. I couldn’t help but touch the petals with my nose. Cherry blossoms have the gift of melting my heart. They are so beautiful!
I was wondering, what readings have you enjoyed most this week on Scribe? Feel free to share your impressions in response to this letter!
To make a small excursion outside Scribe, I wanted to draw your attention to two stories that I found interesting. They talk about creativity, writing, and books. They are short but useful, and they were both written by a renowned author, Susan Orlean. Have a look at The Infinite Well of Creativity & Teach Yourself to Be a Copycat. I’ll tell you a little secret: among the days I like the most, there are those where I alternate between writing and reading my books, from morning to night. The crazy circle, but so good: the more I read, the more I want to write, and vice versa.
Tanya Buchko Green was the featured writer this week in the column, and I hope you enjoyed reading her poems. If you missed them, here they are just for you: Show Me What I Am Longing For. Passion’s Partner. Human in Progress. You Are Made of These. Love Unattended. Beginning to Heal.
Starting today, I am pleased to introduce a writer who joined the publication very recently, and who brings a nice touch of freshness on the fiction side, since she has published only short fiction. Andrea Cherkerzian will be happy to count you among her readers! Get a breath of fresh air by reading her first stories published on Scribe, all listed in the column until next Sunday: Chocolate. Snowflakes. Pink Plastic Sandals. My Girl Tiffany. Kitchen Queen.
Thank you again for being here, and keep playing with words! ♥︎
Your weekly Digest
Hearts Across Time, by Bradley J Nordell. Carving Space for You, by Lindsay Soberano-Wilson. You Are Made of These, by Tanya Buchko Green. I Want to Be a Robot, by Rambling Rose. There Will Be Days When It’s Enough for You to Show Up, by Louise Foerster. Dreaming: A Requiem, by Q. Imagine. I Am a Poem Unfolding…, by Marijke McCandless. The Eccedentesiast, by Maria (she/her). When the Noise Falls Away, by Karen Banting. This Light, by Alan Henley. Your Indiscretion, by Carlos Garbiras. Unabridged, by Connie Song. Split, by Taylor Haught. Snowflakes, by Andrea Cherkerzian. I had a Poem Inside of My Heart, by John Ross. Poverty, by Simran Kankas. New Wings, by Nadin E Hopfer. Fairytale, by Maggie Bowyer. As If It’s All a Dream, by Vincent Van Patten. The Revenant, by Deborah Krulicki. Like Conscious Light, by Paul Mulliner. Raw, by Vivienne Teh. Full of Sunset, by Jessica Lee McMillan.
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