Courtney M. McSwain, Writer

Sinking Into Fear

Photo: Creative Commons, Paolo Margari A few Saturdays ago I woke up with a really ambitious plan for the day. My list of to-dos included typical weekend errand running along with writing, cleaning out my email inbox and reading through my news feed to find interesting articles to share on social media. I was coming… [Continue Reading]

Erica “Rivaflowz” Buddington on…Celebrating Failure

Photo Courtesy of Erica “Rivaflowz” Buddington Following online breadcrumbs often has its rewards, which was certainly true when I came across the work of Erica “Rivaflowz” Buddington during a spell of Twitter wandering. At age 26, Erica is already forging a writing identity to be reckoned with. She is a former HBO Def Poet, Brave… [Continue Reading]