Body scanning is a simple meditation practice. Find a quiet place to sit alone, close your eyes, focus on breathing, then focus on a part of your body going from head to toe or toe to head. Nothing exists but that body part…be it your feet, or your elbows, or your hair. As a creative exercise, you could picture what is flowing through your body…is there a butterfly floating through your body? Relax, be creative, have fun and keep writing! @BuddyLitZine #amwriting #mentalhealth
collection – The International Dada Archive – The University of Iowa
— Read on sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/dada/collection.html
Matador Review is an online literature and art quarterly based in Los Angeles and Chicago. “We publish poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and visual art. Founded in January 2016, our purpose is to promote ‘alternative work’ from both art and literature, and to encourage respect for online publications. In each issue, we offer a selection of work from…
— Read on trishhopkinson.com/2019/02/16/no-fee-submission-call-interview-matador-review-deadline-feb-28-2019/
Blackfishing the IUD — WOLFMAN BOOKS
— Read on wolfmanhomerepair.com/blackfishing
Poem-a-Day – Read today’s poem in Poem-a-Day, the original and only daily digital poetry series featuring over 250 new, previously unpublished poems by today’s talented poets each year, with classic poems on weekends.
— Read on m.poets.org/poetsorg/poem-day
Ceridwen Dovey on how bibliotherapists Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin prescribe fiction for healing and self-exploration.
— Read on www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/can-reading-make-you-happier
THE MONEY CLASS WITH FARRAH FIELD — Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop
— Read on berlspoetry.squarespace.com/happenings/2019/1/5/the-money-class-with-farrah-field
American readers have become more interested in books about mental health than about diet and exercise, according to data released by bookstore chain Barnes & Noble.
— Read on www.latimes.com/books/la-et-jc-mental-heath-book-sales-20190111-story.html