Category Archives: Artist-in-Residence

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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Upon Cave Walls and Birch Bark, by Paula Dawn Lietz

In order to write for peace, we must first be able to recognize it. Look for peace in the nooks and crannies of your day – in a child’s innocent chatter, a stranger’s smile, the red leaves rustling beneath a … Continue reading

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Finding Peace in Palestine, by Pamela Olson

Finding Peace in Palestine by Pamela Olson I stumbled into Palestine at age 23, young, impressionable, and naïve about the ways of the world.  What I saw absolutely shocked me.  The way Palestinians were treated was traumatizing to witness.  It … Continue reading

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Writing for Peace News, July 2013

We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect. ~ Aldo Leopold Photo by Pd … Continue reading

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Circle Jerk, by Paula Dawn Lietz

Circle Jerk by Paula Dawn Lietz I had no reason to not believe but when I questioned your integrity you bore me down slamming pieces of me like raw meat on the barbs of the fence creating a collage of … Continue reading

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Writing for Peace Welcomes Paula Dawn Lietz, Artist-in-Residence

“I know not the words to express the deep honour I felt when asked to accept the position of Artist-in-Residence, joining the like-minded writers and artists in the folds of Writing for Peace. There’s an old English proverb that says, … Continue reading

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