Beanery Online Literary Magazine

April 10, 2008

WRITERS MEETINGS, CONFERENCES, ANNOUNCEMENTS

LISTED BELOW ARE FOUR ITEMS OF INTEREST TO WRITERS:

FIRST: Upcoming events sponsored by the Ligonier Valley Writers, Ligonier, PA. Check their website http://ligoniervalleywriters.org/.

—April 12: Panel Discussion of Historical Writing (more…)

DON’T MESS WITH MY SLEEP!

DON’T MESS WITH MY SLEEP!
—written by Kathleen

Arriving home from work Saturday afternoon I first spotted the rooster in the schoolyard, head down and obliviously pecking. Initially I thought nothing of it. . .until Sunday morning at 4 am, when he began crowing! After an initial fifteen minutes, he stopped, followed by a twenty-minute pause – then he began in earnest! The crowing continued for three to four hours until, 8 a.m.

This was day one. When it continued for two more, I was already going berserk! I wanted him out of here, wanted him to simply stop in the worst way! He was of course, simply doing what roosters do (more…)