Making Mailboxes Happy, One Postcard at a Time — Jill Ocone

Today I’d like to tell you about Postcrossing, the postcard exchange I’ve participated in since 2013 after one of my students told me about it. Postcrossing is fun and allows me to learn about other cultures while connecting with fellow humans across the globe and seeing new places, especially now when so many restrictions limit travel […]

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3 Poems Accepted For American Writers Review 2020…Now Available on Amazon! — Jill Ocone

I am pleased to announce that three of my poems were accepted for publication in American Writers Review 2020, which is now available on Amazon. My poems are titled “Policy of Non-Discrimination,” “Nightfall,” and “Wayward-A Sonnet.” American Writers Review is a multi-genre literary journal published by San Fedele Press and includes short stories, poetry, creative […]

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Coronacation Chronicles – May 17, 2020 — Jill Ocone

“The Land of Confusion” We’ve officially been at this now for over two months. Signs of normalcy are returning not only as a result of governmental executive orders, but also because of personal defiance. The collective’s mantra: We’re frustrated. We’re tired. And we’ve had enough. I see both sides to this very peculiar coin: Everyone […]

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