2018 NIFCA Literary Arts Form (Barbados)

The National Independence Festival of Creative Arts #NIFCA Literary Arts 2018 forms are available!  This annual #artsfestival taking place in the last quarter of the year, is organized by the National Cultural Foundation of Barbados. Eligibility: Bajan Citizens globally and legal residents of Barbados.

Writing Prompt – Day For Dad

“For me, a #father supplies sperm and his part of the chromosomes necessary for life. But a #dad? He gives of his time & wisdom, while nurturing forever memories and life lessons with his heart.”
-Sandra Sealy

Saluting Caribbean Children’s Authors #ICBD April 2

International Children’s Book Day… is wonderful – pausing to consider how books influence young minds and the celebration of their creators. But then, it also made me also think about the under-representation of the creative children’s authors, writers, storytellers, poets and illustrators the Caribbean when observing this day.

It’s Our Blogaversary!

The #seawomanblogaversary -April 10th 2017 – It’s the start of an online celebration recognizing 10 years of blogging for Seawoman’s Caribbean Writing Opps! Can you imagine? AND in the same month as #WorldBookDay and #CopyrightDay on April 23rd!

What Are You Doing For World Poetry Day? March 21

So what are YOU doing for #WorldPoetryDay? As proclaimed by UNESCO, World Poetry Day is observed every March 21st since 1999. One of the main objectives is to “support linguistic diversity through poetic expression and to offer endangered languages the opportunity to be heard within their communities.” READ MORE

Bold Enough To Celebrate Creativity

“How did I celebrate International Women’s Day 2017?

I started with visiting the website to see what was happening this year and how I could participate meaningfully.”

Living In A Writing Whirl – Naysayers

An honest message about detractors. Find this quote on “Writing Muscle” and “Inspire-ay-shun” Boards. Feel free to Pin and share! For more quotes and inspiration like this, follow Seawoman’s Boards on Pinterest.com.