Monthly Archives: April 2016

Win one of 8 copies of Military Spouse Magazine!

As part of being named Cannon AFB Military Spouse of the Year for 2016, I have 8 copies of Military Spouse Magazine to give away. Fill in the form to enter to win one of the copies! Entries close at 11:59pm on April 29 2016. ** Winners will be contacted to provide their address! _________________________________________ Listening. Observing. Participating. Writing. Photographing. Reflecting. Join me on Facebook     Chat with me on Twitter    Connect on Instagram    More Photography Anna Blanch Rabe is an Australian-born writer and photographer.  Continue reading →

A Writer’s Manifesto

I’m a lateral thinker inclined to make connections between seemingly unrelated things. As my academic research found me immersed in the the writing about 19th century women poets and reflecting upon the challenges of their domestic lives in the midst of their creative pursuits. I became challenged by Joy Bennetts’s post reflecting on Billy Coffey’s thoughts on ‘naked writing.’ It got me thinking further about the function of my writing. As Billy Coffey quotes his writing instructor: “People write because they must. Because there is Continue reading →