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Jessica Faye Hinton
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"Don't be afraid to fail. Be afraid not to try."
#writing, #writers, #courage  
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+Karina Ibarra You are most welcome :)
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Whether you want to laugh, learn or be inspired, we’ve got you covered with this year’s list of the best websites for writers.
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Forget yesterday. It has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow. You haven’t even met. Instead, open your eyes, and your heart to a truly precious gift; today.

#writing #writers #inspiration  
Via http://www.jessicafhinton.com/2015/02/forget-yesterday-wear-feels-good-today/
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Any essay writers out there? I am wondering how long, from start to finish (submitting your essay) does your process take you?  #writingtips , #writing  
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You're very right. :) +Glynis Jolly
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I'm an honoree in the Impact category for this year's +BlogHer  #VOTY15 ! I'm being honored for the essay I wrote for The Washington Post on talking to my then four-year old about police. I'm super honored and happy to have my writing and voice recognized amongst so many talented writers and artists. #writing, #writers

Via http://m.blogher.com/announcing-blogher15-experts-among-us-voices-year-honorees
Today we unveil the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year honorees. It’s our eighth year producing the Voices of the Year (affectionately known as #VOTY) but it never, NEVER gets old. This year the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Community Keynote will be held on Friday, July 17, at 4:30 p.m. ET.
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My latest on Washington Post's On Parenting, "What it means to be a sister" (here's a hint: it's not what I first imagined)

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Relationships between sisters are not only usually the strongest in families, they’re also the most enduring and life changing.
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(new post) Tell The Untold Story Inside You. A little bitty post about how I decide what to write and not to write for a public audience. This post was as much inspired by this quote by Maya Angelou as it was by questions I'm often asked by readers who have a desire to tell a story but don't because they are afraid of telling the story.

Writers: How do you know which stories to share and not share for a public audience? What are some topics that are off limits for you?

#writing #writer

Via http://www.jessicafhinton.com/2015/03/tell-untold-story-inside/
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Interesting piece on what an ex-MFA professor has to say about MFA writing programs now that he's not teaching in one. Raises the question for me: Are good writers born or can they be made, too?

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I love this writing advice from author, Stephen King.

Favorite lesson/affirmation for me right now: ""The most important things are the hardest things to say," writes King. "They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings." Most great pieces of writing are preceded with hours of thought. In King's mind, "Writing is refined thinking."

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/stephen-king-on-how-to-write-2014-7#ixzz3Smvad8rp

#writing #writers , #writingtips  
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Why do you write? #writing, #writers
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A very short something written in honor of my daughter's fifth birthday. (new post) Five years really isn't a long time. But it is a long time.

Via http://www.jessicafhinton.com/2015/02/5-things-celebrate-daughter-turning-5/
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  • Vista Imaging Group
    Staff Writer, 2013 - present
  • Baby Gizmo
    Senior Editor, 2011 - present
  • Jessica F. Hinton
    Writer, Blogger, 2012 - present
  • Mommyhood NEXT RIGHT
    Writer, Blogger, 2010
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Freelance writer, blogger. Hobbyist photographer. Mother. Lover of all things done in the name of love, faith, courage, and happiness.
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Hi. I am Jessica. I am a freelance writer based in the DC-metropolitan area. I have two kids, a husband, and a blog named after me. The blog is www.jessicafhinton.com. Thanks for stopping by!
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