Write for the Fight: A Collection of Seasonal Essays
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Write for the Fight: A Collection of Seasonal Essays

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Authors Tess Hardwick and Tracey M. Hansen, inspired by the myriad voices in the world, compile a melting pot of life paths from over a dozen unique individuals, each exploring the four timeless questions we’ve all pondered:

· What do you miss about being 5 years old?
· What would you tell your 20-year-old self?
· What, at this point in your life, do you want, wish and dream...more
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Published February 28th 2012 by Booktrope
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Glenn Skinner
I heard about this book from tweets and posts going around the web. I don’t like anthologies, or collections normally, but I know a couple of the contributors through twitter and facebook. I decided to check this out. It is a collection of “seasonal” essays as the co-authors call it. A collection written by a dozen plus contributors who have written short essays about the four stages of their lives. With any collection, one expects to find an essay they like, and another they don’t. This variety...more
D. George
I purchased this book because I was familiar with Tess Hardwick (Thompson) and Tracey Hansen's work (and a little of a few of the other authors as well), and also the fact that the book supports a great cause: all of the authors are donating their proceeds to charities that work toward eradicating breast cancer.

And then the book sat in my kindle app... Life got in the way, as it does...

And then I finally opened the book and read it. It poses four questions to the authors: "What do you miss about...more
A.S. Newman
This is truly an inspirational book - not only is it comprised of a diverse selection of insightful essays and reflections on life by many talented writers, its generous authors are donating their proceeds to foundations that research treatments and cures for breast cancer! I recommend everyone read for the fight and buy this book to help out an amazing cause.
Allie Burke
WRITE FOR THE FIGHT: A Collection of Seasonal Essays was all at once inspiring and enlightening, highlighting the wonderful, magical, and downright frightening parts of our lives through eyes that have lived them, will live them, and cherish them. I felt a sense of belonging as I read through these authors' tellings, the words reminding me of my own childhood, adulthood, and that which I want to be when I grow up. I have my favorites - the heartfelt writings of Marni Mann and Tess Hardwick - but...more
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Tess Thompson is a novelist and playwright. She has a BFA in Drama from the University of Southern California.

After some success as a playwright she decided to write a novel, a dream she’d held since childhood. She began working on her first novel, Riversong while her second daughter was eight months old, writing during naptimes and weekends. She considers it a small miracle and the good-nature o...more
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Riversong (River Valley, #1) Caramel and Magnolias (Legley Bay, #1) Riverbend (River Valley, #2) Tea and Primroses (Legley Bay, #2) Riverstar (River Valley, #3)

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