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Music to Woo and Fight

Music to Woo and Fight

Music serves as entertainment, a call to action, and a way of bringing people together. Any movie or television show incorporates music - we know...

Music is Medicine

Music is Medicine

It is hard to imagine a world without music, though many live in a musicless world by choice or circumstance. Sound is one of the five senses, and...

Finding Your Writing Clans

Finding Your Writing Clans

Who says writing has to be a lonely occupation? Not us! We believe writing communities are important at every stage in your writing life. At the...

Fictionalizing Family

Fictionalizing Family

Old family stories can be rich fodder for a historical fiction author. But how do you develop your mother’s childhood memories, your uncle’s...

The Perks of a Short Story

The Perks of a Short Story

Time for true confessions. Until I got well into writing my first novel, I was never a fan of short stories. Although I read many while in school,...

Welcome 2022!

Welcome 2022!

Paper Lantern Writers celebrates our second full year as an organization. In 2021 we saw a lot of growth. To compare, read this post from January...