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Best Gift Idea: A Literary Journal Subscription For Your Bookish Pals | Writer’s Relief

Are you tired of giving your favorite bookworms literary-themed mugs, bookmarks, and bookends? Writer’s Relief has a better idea! This year, treat your bookish pals to a literary magazine subscription. Your friends and family will appreciate this thoughtful, unique gift—and you’ll be helping to support literary journals. There are so many literary journals to choose… Continue Reading

6 Signs Your Writing Career Is On Track (Even If You Don’t Think It Is) | Writer’s Relief

At some point, every writer feels less than optimistic about accomplishing his or her dreams as a writer. But if you’re feeling like gloomy gray clouds are shadowing everything you write, here’s something to brighten your day: Just because you worry that a future as a writer is out of reach doesn’t mean it actually… Continue Reading

NaNoWriMo Is Over… But Is It Time To Relax? | Writer’s Relief

With National Novel Writing Month coming to a close, you might be thinking about how you’ll relax. But Writer’s Relief asks: Can you? According to Writing and Wellness, writers can find it’s especially hard to chill out: “’You need to relax,” my friends tell me.  ‘You work too hard.’ I know it’s true. My body… Continue Reading

It Came From Outer Space! Our Favorite Mars- and Space-Themed Novels | Writer’s Relief

Before Star Wars and Star Trek, there was Spacecraft Mariner 4. Red Planet Day (November 28) commemorates the launch of Mariner 4, which passed within 6,000 miles of Mars on July 14, 1965. For the first time, we were able to see close-up photos of the Red Planet! While scientists didn’t find any little green… Continue Reading

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