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Delicious PoetryI hope all of you enjoy reading these selections. They are from the winners of the Colors Contest. Spend some time wandering through them - you will find it rewarding!
other shades by nicolemoniquepostcards by nicolemoniquecigarette by nicolemoniqueno one's in control, really by nicolemoniqueGypsy Magic by nicolemonique
Supernova by bonfirelightsSnow by bonfirelights'H' is for Hopelessly by bonfirelightsCoffee Stains by bonfirelightsPetals by bonfirelights
Court Martial of Grey by DreamydebHiding from a Salesman by DreamydebA Matter of Time by DreamydebAs for you, SR by DreamydebCytokinesis by Dreamydeb
A Cavalcade of Gold by timeraiderThe Many Roads Between by timeraiderDaffodils by the Hibiscus Tree by timeraiderMoonshadow in the Failing Light by timeraiderNone Came to See by timeraider
Chartreuse by RainevyreSummer Cottage by RainevyreA Song for Mothers and Birds by RainevyreOh My Healer Ocean by RainevyreTo --- by Rainevyre
Published!I have taken the leap and started submitting my work to various literary magazines and journals, both electronic and traditional. I encourage every writer to do the same. There is a lot of rejection, but that is part of the artistic world. Below are a few of mine that were accepted:
Mark of Cain
Death of Marat
(My name is on the right)
If you have had a piece accepted outside of deviantArt, please send me the link. I would like to feature you. BTW, all of the above accept previously published works.
Colors Poetry Contest!!
When I started the Wordsmiths group here at DA, I had three goals - produce a new sitehttp://word-smyths.com/
Winter ArtWinter's eyes by NikitaCosplayWinter's King by forlorn-eldritchWinter Thoughts by babsartcreationsWinter Breeze.. by JONASADDICT2Solitary Winter by LadyxBoleynHeart Dying in Winter by ArrogantRealityThese Winter Days by ForestGirlA Winter Sonnet by wongy06The Dead of Winter by Emerald-DepthsWinter by TheChainmailChickWinter night by IthildielA Winter's Tale by elliotbuttonsEndless Winter by regularflavorMagic winter in the hand by DiosaEMRAnsible by FritoB:thumb272302569:winter city by mousseeRed Barn White Trees by Waxmanjack:thumb271013084:Winter is Coming by AlexHawkPhotographyWinter Domain by darknatashaWINTER BLUE by d-b-cFires in Winter by erzibanWinter Geisha by pinkbutterflyofdeathWinter by Si3artIn Mourning by Phatpuppyart-Studiosat winter's end by sarboom:thumb273088707:Winter Wonderland by LACYDRAWERSWinter by TLCookHerald of winter by Nataly1stWinter Crescent by Rabban12l'hiver. by nighttimebeautiful:thumb273866687::thumb273729288:
SteampunkSteampunk beetle by LiuantaSteampunk Necklace, Revamped by GildedGearsSteampunk by MADmoiselleMeliSteampunk Batman by R-TanSteampunk Cyborg by YahirinFrantic Rodeo by artoziSteampunk vampire by ggfangirlScotty Nobody Steampunk by scottynobodySteampunk Girl by solkeeClockwork Daydream by Death-SummonerSteampunk Wallpaper by cosmosueThe Steampunk Workshop by FrozenStarRoSteampunk Circus Doll 3 by mizzd-stockSteamPunk :: Gunnah by conzpiracySteampunk Wonderland by AlexandriaDiorSteampunk Air Show by Ellyevans679:thumb284448611:Punk'd by kimsolSteam by De-shdixit dominus 043.366 by CorneredRingBirdhouse in Your Soul by XXG33kLady Nautilus by C-L-ASH139Home on Wheels png by mysticmorningOculus Internum by pixelchemistSteam Punk by ClaudiaSchirmetzTraveller by Juli-SnowWhite
December Gems...Walkin' in a Winter Wonderland by Phatpuppyart-StudiosEglise Saint-Eustache 0387 by JuliaKretsch.: The Horror Of Beauty :. by NatiatVIIMANDALA DESIGN 131 5A by Philluppussendiri by styvopDances Oceans by MirellaSantanadream by BlackCocktailWho Are You.. by SweediesArtTolerance by emilielegerfumes by KaitForestFrost by DearPoetryGreen by Y43Serendipity and Snowfall by Sammur-amatFlight of Fantasy reworked by aldwarke..: Now and Forever :.. by Mademoiselle-Psprinkled with love by mj-magict e m p t e d by creativemikeydoze by kyptanuyWarm wishes from a marmot by Momotte2an almost epilogue by Another-HitchhikerSanta Fe de Bogota by AzizrianDaoXrakPrincess by MadPrinceFeanorEmbossment by psithurismsLove by ShamonenessNight Dweller by juhoham.: God Has A Plan For Us All :. by NatiatVIINew Orleans 1 by Mayhem79It's a Delicate World. by likektCrow's Nest by Dragon-of-Rivendellrising from the river by i-am-a-bridgewalkermothers by ohsostarryeyed:thumb339957073:Steady She Goes by tiajoneslearning to breathe anew by Hfeather53:thumb340272392:Chained song by PaulVonGore:thumb322547868:I Watch You Fall by LudificoAutumn by MaryKatherineSno earthly good by YouInventedMeNeed by Barklook, little cat by that-black-she-wolfKindred Spirits by xeena-dragonkizz
Poetry PromptsFor those participating in the :iconGlory-Be-Project:, here is a short list of prompts I came up with to help stir your muse. Actually, any writer is free to use them. I tried to come up with some random ones...
venus fly trap
overheard conversation (eavesdropping)
hats or hat
seaweed - kelp
ballet or ballerina
The Art of Geisha:Geisha FusaoSubAtlantica by GahbbyKoeGeisha by itsmisathe red parasol by amie689Geisha by liquiddreamsldGeisha Ghosts at play by Helena-LouNow Playing Select Tea Houses by ardy-cardyCamelia Houmongi by Kurokami-KanzashiThe Caligrapher by pinkbutterflyofdeathGeishas by rachelarandillalittle stirrings V: geisha by jade-pandora:thumb45126925:Lady with a flower by molligamiGeishas by hisopioGeishas by EdgarSandovalGeisha_07 by mayazabeille:thumb56080909:Hidden emotions... by ReiRobinIf... by KanzaCommon Ground by thefreshdoodleGeisha by JOEYDESWintergeisha by ingaseThe Pink Butterfly of Death by pinkbutterflyofdeathFlow of the Wind by ychen183Water Geishas: Sea Slug by cynthiafrancaDressed Kimono Doll by Brandee-Ssj-Doll:thumb1699077:Geisha by dhamnGeisha B-W by NailyceCopper Zari Kimono 3 by HiddenYume-stock:thumb108288787:Modern Geishas: Render by apricot-teaOriental Spring by HBKerrCoca Cola Geisha by pinkbutterflyofdeathVector Geishas by NortikerFleeting Moment by MorningMiracleNew Years by Oniko-artAfter ozashiki by molligamiTea Ceremony by EsmiraGeisha by gtako:thumb171569775:Geisha by Olivier050670Steampunk Geisha by mongrelmarie
Horror, Fantasy and Spec FicMost of you are familiar with me as a poet. I also write fiction and have had a story accepted in the spec fic anthology, Nocturnal Embers. If you enjoy horror, science fiction and fantasy, check it out!. You can read a sample (and order it to read more) at Amazon. Each story is an event or adventure in and of itself.
Rupert Shaw. The name may strike you as remarkable, or not. It might conjure expectations of the person who answers to it, in which case you'll no doubt be surprised.
Or, perhaps you've heard of him.
If you have, you are most likely a vampire. Humans who know the name have limited lifespans or are in his employ (in which case you have not heard of Rupert Shaw, the vampire who rules over San Francisco – not if you want to keep your potential lifespan intact).
But if you've heard of Nocturnal Embers, you certainly know him. It's even possible that you've seen him on the occasions you visited the establishment. Of course, you'd also know that discussing what goes on at Noctu
Vampire Stories...For those of you who enjoy tales of the supernatural and fantasy, you may enjoy this new anthology. I have a story in here - it is my first piece of published fiction!
Amazon Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/Nocturnal-Supernatural-Fantasy-Anthology-ebook/dp/B00AIJ5F3U/
Inspiring Deviants: LiteratureEveryday, I have the opportunity to meet so many wonderful deviants who continue to inspire me. In the eight years I have shared my writing here, I have had the privilege to meet others who value my passion for Literature and beyond – and have gained so much. From many here I have learned the power of stirring inspiration, delving into our creative passions, and connections in love and friendship. I wanted to spotlight just a few artistic souls who have made a distinctive impact in my life – and to express my deepest gratitude towards them all for making a difference within our Literature community.
You Have Made a Difference in My Life…
Amber shines not only through her graceful personality, but also in her talents as a writer. You can trust in knowing that with Amber’s writing you will find truth and beauty.
The Literature Community ExperimentThis is a typical example of a Beccalicious shower pondering! The idea of this is to try and bring together as many people as possible all in one journal, but not for the sake of making a big number, but to encourage interaction and share useful tidbits. We often say the "literature community" has drifted apart over the past few years and this is just one attempt to try get people to come back together. It's a little hippy, perhaps a far-fetched idea, which is why I am calling it an "experiment". This could be successful and could be a complete fail- only you guys and your efforts can decide its fate!
Wow! The response for this has been HUGE!!! Thank you so much all of you who have participated! Don't forget to add CRLiterature to your watch as well as replying to all these wonderful comments!
So you may be new to the literature side of deviantART, or you may be one of those long
I Wish You...I wish you to be happy, serene and loved....
I wish you to find a wonder in a crystal globe....
Frosted Tree Ornament Commission by TreeCree Harmony of December~ by Gallynette Christmas Fractal II by LaraBLN Dreams of Christmas Updated by Scooby777 Christmas Ornament Balls by SweetSoulSister Merry Christmas by KiiiChan A Gentle Touch by gigi50 Tis the Season to be Sparkly I by MayEbony
I wish you to remember joys and lights of childhood....
Oh Christmas Tree by Ana-D The wishing tree by priteeboy Christmas Tree 2004 2 by SmellsLikeDookie Beaded Christmas Tree by minami63 A Christmas Coral by priteeboy Animated Christmas Tree 1425x1509 by Craig-Larsen my christmastree by marob0501 Holidays 2010 by sirocco-rc Christmas Tree by Julie1226 Merry Christmas to all by Biutz christmas tree by beckawalley The Magic Christmas Tree by powowcow :thumb13289251: Christmas Tree by JacqChristiaan Extravagant Trees by DarlingChristie X-massy Orestor bokeh II by pagan-live-style
I wish you that Santa to surprise you with a unexpected gift...
HO HO HO by Dieffi :thumb26305532: :thumb147240761: christmas greeting card by Xenys Marry Christmas by tinca2 JOYEUX NOEL by BELLESYMPHORINE Vintage Xmas Postcard 10 by Bnspyrd Christmas comes by PerlaMarina Santa Claus by GENZOMAN :thumb327688646: christmas time by Spademm :thumb259697099: :t
The Fantasy Of Spring - Part Two:iconmuguetplz::icongewalgon-divider1::icongewalgon-divider2::icongewalgon-divider3::icongewalgon-divider4::icongewalgon-divider5::iconmuguetplz:
I've seen a rainbow,
didn't knew it was there,
'till someone said it to me...
I was colorblind...
The Fairy Daffodil created by Cindy Dukino by newboldworld Beautiful fantasy by gayatri23119 Rouge by escume Fairy by brandrificus Serenity by Aeirmid M Butterfly by DeniseGarbis Dark Fairy Kalini by AnneMarie1986 A Beautiful Fairy Tale by gayatri23119 Her Treasure by CaryAndFrankArts The Green Feathers by Le-Regard-des-Elfes Sweet Dreams by irinama Serenity by EstherPuche-Art The Spirit of Virgin Forest by MaLize :thumb306294713: Seed Moon by Steelgoddess
I kept jumping to grab a piece from it,
wanted to float down to wonderland
someone said - it wasn't there anymore - it was gone
A deep sadness, filled me in...
tears rolled on my face
Octavia Orianna by eveningstars242 Sheen Girl 1 by Statique77 With the touch by Laxmi-Arts Lady Spider by shiny-shadows-Art Choices by Ideasplayer Magnoliak2 by ladyjudina The Spring by Phatpuppyart-Studios Morning Dev by AprilLight :thumb347
A Very Beautiful SurpriseHello to all my dear friends!:icontruesmiles::iconselinapls:
A few days ago I had the beautiful surprise to receive this very special award who brought me much joy and made me think how lucky I am and how important is to me your opinion and appreciation and how grateful I am for all my friends and beautiful people I had the chance to met in this space of wonders!:iconnewheartplz:
It is not only a simple award, is a beautiful project of my dear and talented friend Natasha :iconnameda: and I'm sure that you will love to read about this project http://nameda.deviantart.com/journal/Project-AWW-Journal-389179249 , because all of us have dear friends who deserve this award.:iconfriendspls:
Now I have the pleasure to present you the wonderful members of this carousel of love, which I think that are without doubts, Angels Withou
Frozen"In the middle of frozen winters I've learned that there is no possibility to beat the summer in my heart"
Frozen Berries by worldtravel04 Frosted Petunia by Lonnieatk Red against the cold by teyasaveleva Euonymus europaea by stellazvezdica Mini cones by gigi50 frost 128 by JasonKaiser frozen berries by Miscellaneous-L Fern Crystals by auto64 Frozen Maple by hakukamizaki :thumb269205959: :thumb196807209: Frozen Roses II by Jenniferlover Frozen by I-Knoedl icing on the Thistle by SvitakovaEva Photo 10 Year 2011 version-square by jeesica Pseudo Snowflake by Aconitum-Napellus Amazing by brianimages Three Steps To Heaven by BrightStar2 Lullaby in Winter by o-BlueMoon-o .: Frozen Seeds :. by retro2k .:Icy Crab Apples:. by RHCheng Winter rose by Gwynbleid Snows Crystals II by Torsten-Hufsky Soulshine by j-vdb Ice Curtains by DanSandy The Red Crystals by Tap-Photo-and-Co icy cold by jcphotos alone by TheMoonKilledTheSun Frozen by Miky57 Frozen lemons by creaturemythique :thumb190146246: Berry Sweet by Lionsong Silent Solstice 16 by hartandhunter Winter blues by vfrrich I am not supposed to feel by Morgan-Lou Multi tiny snowflakes by Nipntuck3 Winters Calling by onixa Icy Falls by Squirrelflight-77 Frozen... by Mishu-Evil-Genius Frost fairytale by Samantha-meglioli :thum
Mixture Of Art And SoulThank you all for the beauty of your soul!:iconwhiteroseplz:
A Blue Day by Arte-de-Junqueiro Lost Time by BiBiARTs Love by Biutz Touched By Wind by MonaParvin For Ronnie by PridesCrossing Fantasia di Carnevale by Nataly1st TOWER by yadiyada27 ramene pas ta fraise by 666Bruno Gothic romance by Dark-Angel669 Steampunk Racers by Kachinadoll New Chapters of Life by martintinaz Always on alert by LordLJCornellPhotos Lahaska, Pa I by JulianasGrandma Silenced by saperlipop TWILIGHT FAE by DragonsChest Angel Thoughts II by LUCILALEYLA Fireflower by Lirulin-yirth Mariposas ...y una rosa by Marazul45 young oscar ojisan by oscar-ojisan Lilies for Jocelyne by DanaAnderson Coneflowers II by bewilderedconfused White and Pink Gazania by JocelyneR With Nature, You're Not Alone by TeaPhotography :thumb288210467: On The Wings of a Butterfly by mim304 Rose Garden by Christiania-unica The USS Arleigh Burke Class Destroyer, DDG-51 by ArtBYbeverly Pour un Jack... by MeLinFrance THE OLD DAM AT THE OTTER CREEK by Sugaree33-Art :thumb317401930: Nebulous Journey by Lauraest Happy Birthday Ileana! by Violet-Kleinert Flowers in the Sky by JasmineSparkles Wild Flowers by Thelma1 Fairies Dance by SARETTA1 jaguar siblings by Twins72 For Paulina by Applemac12 Everything Was Beautiful... by xCINNx Luna by DeadLulu Queen Victoria by Gryffgirl The Sun Also Rises... by billndrsn Evening at the beach by ShlomitMessica E V E R L A S T I N G by BlueAnomiS :thumb323712
To all my beautiful, kind heart friends!!!To all my beautiful, kind heart friends!!!
:iconhrtplz::iconcuteheartz: My dearest friends and DA Family, I want thank you so very very much
for your loveliest birthday wishes and all the happiness, Kindness and Love
you have showered on me, this special day!!
My wonderful and amazing DA family, Thank you so very much
for all these sweet feelings and love, thank you so much for all.
LOVE YOU SO MUCH!!!! :iconcicidanceplz:
My special thanks to
:iconjocelyner: :iconnataly1st: :icontigles1artistry: :iconcanankk: :iconPridesCrossing: :icon1001g: :iconTeaPhotography::iconstarlitezart::iconaidah15:
:iconForgivenDreamSoul: :iconsurrealistic-gloom: :iconsesam-is-open::iconjunobyjuno: :iconerozja: :iconWhisperDragon::iconRezzanAtakol::iconmalaladanila: :iconshlomitmessica: :iconannieta-photography: :ico
1. NEW- GIFTS, B-Day Gifts
2. NEW- Personal Note
3. NEW- Special Groups & Info.
4. NEW- Extra [EXTRA!] Special Thank You's!
5. NEW- Said & Did Features, & B-Day Thanks Feature
6. NEW- 105th Special Random Feature!!
7. NEW- Special Edition Feature: "Umbrella Art"
8. NEW- Treasure Chest Features- Profile Page, Left-Side...
Hello and Thank You to Anyone who has a chance to read my journal.
I know time is precious.
:iconautumncolorplz: What??? Already into November?
Time flies... I wish you ALL a Novel and Noteworthy November! :iconautumncolorplz:
:iconcip33: GIFTS :iconcip33:
Thank you to my dear good friend Jocelyne :iconjocelyner: for:
Such a beautiful and sensitive image, as well the sentiments along with it. Jocelyne has been a very precious and long-time friend, here on dA!
Please visit her fabulous work HERE: http://jocelyner.deviantart.co
All good things must come to an end...I want to thank each and everyone of you for your friendship, support and inspiration. I have been very fortunate. DeviantArt has been a wonderful home to me - without this place and the support from all of you, I would not have had the faith in myself to start getting my work published outside of this place. I have enjoyed reading your works, your comments and your notes, Thank-you from the bottom of my heart and hopefully we shall meet again somewhere in the literary world. Keep writing; keep producing art. You are an amazing family of people.
Keep in Touch!