Captivated by Love 2.15.23

Captivated by Love

Our Writers Reveal Their Favorite Love Story
Valentine’s Day has come and gone but we at Project Write Now believe the whole month of February should embrace the theme of love. Love has the power to inspire, heal, and bring people together, and it’s a feeling worth celebrating. We love. This month, we asked our writers to share their favorite stories about love. Whether it’s their own romance or a favorite TV series or book about love, we asked them to share the love stories that captivate them. Here are their responses …

Memorable Birds in Books

by Alyson Mosquera Dutemple
In honor of the 26th annual Great Backyard Bird Count taking place from February 17 to February 20 this year, we here at Project Write Now are celebrating birds in books. From Poe’s infamous raven to Donna Tartt’s stolen goldfinch painting, birds have long captivated poets, novelists, children’s book writers, and essayists. Here’s a list of some memorable avian characters in poetry, fiction, and memoir you can check out the next time you’re in need of feathery inspiration.