Repentance and Reconciliation: Issue 3 of Lost Pen Magazine is Live!

Today is a great day, one that has been long awaited! Today is the release Issue 3 of Lost Pen Magazine! Our theme is Repentance and Reconciliation and features inspired works bearing messages of hope and that inspire, encourage, and strengthen the spiritually hungry. Each piece was submitted by an everyday person like you and … Continue reading Repentance and Reconciliation: Issue 3 of Lost Pen Magazine is Live!

Conversations – Oursharedtales

This was a great interview. So much fun. We talk candidly about writing, Lost Pen Magazine, writing challenges, and so much more. Be a part of the conversation! Click the link to view the YouTube video. https://oursharedtales.com/conversations/

Submissions to Issue 4: Open Now

It's that time of year again! Submissions to Issue 4 of Lost Pen Magazine are open now until September 2020! Visit our Submissions Page for details. And stay tuned for details on the Issue 3 release date. Blessings!

Poetry: Clamoring for the Bottom Rung, by Carole L. Haines

Image by Xin on Unsplash   Clamoring for the Bottom Rung by Carole L. Haines Even if no one else ever sees down deep in the darkest parts of me I see and God sees or if no one else ever knows the harshest thoughts, the hurts, the wounds . . . I know and … Continue reading Poetry: Clamoring for the Bottom Rung, by Carole L. Haines

Poetry: Gathering Joy

Image by Melissa Askew from Unsplash   Gathering Joy by Veronica McDonald   I gather joy around me like a blanket. You feel as warm as kindergarten like a gentle cotton cloud against chubby baby fingers covered in white paste. Like that feeling called home when home wouldn’t do. An invisible best friend as natural as … Continue reading Poetry: Gathering Joy