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Welcome to Orna Ross’s blog. Enjoy new stories and poems alongside creative advice and inspiration.

MONDAYS: Monday Motivator and upcoming theme of the week. You’re invited to join Orna, in her closed Facebook groups, to map your creative intentions and for daily Creative Flow Practice here.
TUESDAYS: A report on Orna’s latest create date or something she’s currently writing about.
WEDNESDAYS: What’s happening over at ALLi, the Alliance of Independent Authors.
THURSDAYS: News about Orna’s podcasts.
FRIDAYS: Are devoted to Orna’s fiction. Read the latest novel as it unfolds.
SATURDAYS: A look back at the week’s creative accomplishments and the flow practice theme of the week. Share yours with Orna’s group here.
SUNDAY: Inspirational poetry day

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Our theme for creative flow practice this week is: Inner Elder, Inner Child. Join us for morning meditation and f-r-e-e-writing practice here.

Are you looking forward to the creative week ahead? Below I map my creative intentions for my author business for this week (Week 41 Q3 2019), under the hats a creative entrepreneur must wear: maker, manager, marketer. Have you decided on your intentions for this week yet? Join us here to map your creative week.

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This post is about October’s exclusive Patreon poem for patrons: The Rings of Our Being

My friends Clarisse and Bobby are getting married soon and they asked me to write a poem for the wedding, a translation of one of the old Irish love poems.

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