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First Amendment Essential to Peaceful Activism, by Andrea Doray, Plus Young Writer Contest Results

President’s Corner: A free press, and freedom of speech, are essential to peaceful activism by Andrea W. Doray I am a writer. And – as far as I know – no one is offering a bounty for one of my … Continue reading

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Famine, by Djelloul Marbrook

  Famine I’ve kicked my ass all over the world for sipping poisons like an oenologist, but it’s not without its rewards: the cracks in buildings speak and I’m the plenipotentiary of a foreign power whose name I forget. I … Continue reading

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Important Writing for Peace News:

Call for Participants: 2016 Writing for Peace Inaugural Online Youth Summit Join young artists and writers, ages 18-30, your peers from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, in conversation about the matters you care about in this online Youth Summit. … Continue reading

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DoveTales “Nature” Release, and 2015 Contest Winners

2015 Book Release Our 2015 DoveTales, an International Journal of the Arts, “Nature” Edition is now available for purchase! The “Nature” edition is our largest undertaking to date, with 82 wonderful contributors, plus our nine Young Writers Contest Winners from … Continue reading

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2014 Young Writers Contest Winners

2014 Young Writers Contest Winners In Fiction  First Place “The Best of Both Worlds” by Angela Yoon, Age 16 Gangnam-gu, Seoul-si, South Korea Seoul International School, Grade 10 In a sense” The Best of Both Worlds” is itself the best … Continue reading

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My Mother’s Funeral, A Review by Robert Kostuck

MY MOTHER’S FUNERAL by Adriana Páramo CavanKerry Press, 2013, 258 pp., $21.00, ISBN 1-933880-39-2 A Review, by Robert Kostuck In My Mother’s Funeral, Adriana Páramo slips between her mother Carmen’s life before children, her own childhood memories, and the present—wake, … Continue reading

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2012 Young Writers’ Contest Winners

On this special May Day, we are delighted to announce the winners for the 2012 Writing for Peace Young Writers’ Contest. The contest challenged writers, ages 13-19, to research and write in the voice of a character from another culture, … Continue reading

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