September 21st, 2014

Fog : Writing Prompt

What will you see when the fog lifts? What is revealed to you? What is made clear? What shines?

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September 19th, 2014

Come see us at the 2014 Baltimore Book Festival!

We are excited to be participating in the 2014 Baltimore Book Festival!

bmore book fest

We will be located in a booth on Rash Field, just off of Key Highway.

We have partnered with Soulful Emergence Art Gallery! Along with works of fiction and poetry, there will be hand crafted journals and other surprises!!!!!

If you are in the area, please come down. Enjoy the festival and Baltimore’s beautiful Inner Harbor.

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August 27th, 2014

GOD bless the exes!

GOD bless the exes!

Okay so I know this may sound weird but I am really thankful for my past loves.

No seriously. (Stop laughing and/or giving me the side eye.)

I was tweeting yesterday about understanding your personal love language. Your love language (by my definition) is the way you show love. It can also be the way you best receive love.

I have found that the most clear way that I show love is by devoting time…

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August 26th, 2014

(Source: cijasquips)

Simply needed to write a few things out

Simply needed to write a few things out

So, I have found the need to write myself out of this depressed state that I am in.

Of course you wonder… “Why so depressed? Don’t you realize how blessed you are compared to others?”

Blah Blah Blah

Yes, I realized that I am an extremely blessed woman. I have a million things to be thankful/grateful for.

That doesn’t change the fact that I suffer from clinical depression and generalized anxiety…

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July 30th, 2014

What can we do for you?

What can we do for you?

I am in the process of crafting a list of services that Turtleberry Press can help you with. The list is ever evolving based on the needs of the people we interact with.

Here is what I have so far:

  • Creativity & Writing Coaching
  • Publishing consultation
  • Basic Print ready manuscript prep
  • Editing services
  • Complete book publishing service
  • E-book publishing assistance
  • Handmade book publishing


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July 25th, 2014

Turtleberry’s Belief System

Turtleberry’s Belief System

I believe in dragons and fairies.

I believe in unicorns and demons.

I believe in omens and signs.

I believe that what you want is most often exactly what you need because sometimes what you need is to know that everything that you want isn’t good for you.

I believe in the X-men and Batman.

I believe in the force.

I believe that Anakin brought balance to the force.

I believe in magic and that my…

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April 29th, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 29 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 29 of 30

Complete this thought:

In the end…

Use whatever form of creativity suits your fancy!

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April 24th, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 24 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 24 of 30

Create something based simply from the last thing that you have read (prior to this). Doesn’t matter if it was another blog post, email, sign, paperwork, or menu.

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April 23rd, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 23 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 23 of 30

Create a piece centered around one or more oxymoron.

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April 21st, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 21 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 21 of 30

Describe the sunrise and dawn, using visual images or verbal imagery.

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April Creativity Prompt 20 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 20 of 30

Describe the sunset and dusk, using visual images or verbal imagery.

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April 19th, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 19 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 19 of 30

Create a piece dedicated to a person who truly inspires you to create.

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April 18th, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 17 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 17 of 30

Let’s have a bit of fun. Take your birthday and write it out in numbers.

For example: November 3, 1978 would be 11-3-1978

Now add those numbers up, however you want.

Examples: 1+1+3+1+9+7+8=30        

or 11+3+1978=1992              1+9+9+2=21    

If your two digit number is greater than 26 then you need to add those two digits together.

Example: 3+0=3

Take the number you get (as long as it is…

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April 15th, 2014

April Creativity Prompt 14 of 30

April Creativity Prompt 14 of 30

Come up with titles. These can be titles of stories, poems, art pieces, or songs. Create titles for works you haven’t created yet. You simply like the title you come up with.

Then later you can read your list of titles and see if it sparks a creative burst.

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