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Jove Belle

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Jove Belle was born and raised against a backdrop of orchards and potato fields. The youngest of four children, she was raised in a conservative, Christian home and began asking why at a very young age, much to the consternation of her mother and grandmother. At the customary age of eighteen, she fled southern Idaho in pursuit of broader minds and fewer traffic jams involving the local livestock. The road didn’t end in Portland, Oregon, but there were many confusing freeway interchanges that a girl from the sticks was ill-prepared to deal with. As a result, she has lived in the Portland metro area for over fifteen years and still can’t figure out how she manages to spend so much time in traffic when there’s not a stray sheep or cow in sight ...more

Retreat is not an option

And this is why Lynette Mae kicks all kinds of ass.


Women and Words


2016 was the year I realized retreat was not an option.



I have no choice. Either speak from my heart, regardless of the consequences, or die a slow death of regret. I’m a writer. I choose my voice.



I choose a creativity that embraces my complexity. The intersectionality that makes each of us unique individuals. This year taugh...

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Published on January 02, 2017 12:16
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