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President’s Corner: January Hello and Update, By Carmel Mawle

President’s Corner: Hello, friends! I’m hoping that this first post of 2018 finds you all well and on your way to a fruitful new year. We look forward to supporting you in your writing and activism. First, some news: President … Continue reading

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Small Bites: Regional Chapters of Writing for Peace, by Mary Carroll-Hackett

Small (Local) Bites: Creating Regional Chapters of Writing for Peace By Mary Carroll-Hackett I’ve had the privilege of working with the national organization Writing for Peace for the last four years, an organization dedicated to employing the skills, talents, and … Continue reading

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Poetry by Phil Johnson, Guest Contributor

A BRISK WALK A brisk walk Takes me to a wall My hand searches the names For a ribbon of my sanity The cold marble Folds into itself with sorrow The wall aches of innocence It is the texture of … Continue reading

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On Empathy, by Andrea W. Doray

  Empathy unites the hopes and dreams of humanity by Andrea W. Doray One Friday night recently, I was in Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Ukraine. I smelled the jasmine and heard the mourning doves of Syria. I savored lunch in Afghanistan. … Continue reading

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One thing we know for sure: This should not have happened by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: One thing we know for sure: This should not have happened by Andrea W. Doray   Sunday, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, a lone gunman killed more than 50 people and wounded more than 500 more. The details … Continue reading

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We are citizens of the world: All may join and be, by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: We are citizens of the world: All may join and be by Andrea W. Doray   When I sat down to write about the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, last month, I found that I had no words, … Continue reading

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Standing up for a free press, by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: Standing up for a free press by Andrea W. Doray   Journalists are in mortal danger and that’s not fake news. From the continuous assault on the news media as an “enemy of the people” from the president … Continue reading

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The Peace Correspondent, Vol.1, No. 3

Student Edition, Part One We’re excited to announce the third edition of our Peace Correspondent, a solution-based periodical published by Writing for Peace. This is the first installment of the anticipated two part student edition. We have made it available … Continue reading

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A Moral Imperative, By Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: America has a moral imperative to offer asylum by Andrea W. Doray United States from Egypt, where she would have been murdered by her own family as an honor killing because she refused an arranged marriage to her … Continue reading

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Poetry fuels the fire; powerful play… by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: Poetry fuels the fire; and the powerful play goes on… by Andrea W. Doray Not surprisingly, I am in love with the written word. I love the power of the pen on the page to move, amuse, anger, … Continue reading

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