Monday, December 31, 2018

Drawing the Curtain: Monthly Wrap-Up and Update

The year is drawing to a close. A year that has been full of such highlights -- we will be sad to see it go. But, the best is yet to come!

Before we welcome the new year, shall we wrap up the old?

Blog Posts This Month

Help Wanted: Goodreads and Instagram Coordinator

We called for help... and we have received it. Keep reading and you will see below.

Using the Ups and Downs in Life as Writing Inspiration

Catherine tells how our own experiences can influence our writing, but how to make it clean and free from anything vulgar!

Review of the Cliff Walk Courtship #3

Catherine and Clare reviewed the final book of Cecily Wolfe's Cliff Walk Courtships series. Click the post to see their thoughts on it!

Social Media Stats 

98 followers, 36,403 all-time views. 
57 likes, 63 followers.
312 followers, 449 tweets, 641 likes.
26 posts, 140 followers.
22 boards, 137 followers
70 members, 22 topics
47 subscribers, 2 videos

Around the Neighborhood

This month a lot of our bloggers and followers have been putting out 2018 wrap-ups, including:
Faith Thompson, Lila Kims, Melissa Gravitis, Keturah LambJulian Daventry,
Lia @ The Singing Writer, Nicole Dust, R.M Archer, Lisa @ Inkwell, and Danielle @ Snapper!

Lisa @ Inkwell published a short Christmas story called The Boy Next Door. It's set in a near-future America during the Christmas holidays - when an unexpected snowstorm whips up! Click on the title to read it!

Our founder, Gray Marie Cox, published a post on her blog Writing is Life called Tropes We Need to Leave Behind in 2018. Absolutely wonderful read!

Final Thoughts

We have the privilege of announcing that we have filled the positions of Instagram Coordinator and Goodreads Coordinator!

Our Instagram Coordinator is a familiar face - Keturah Lamb! Many of our Instagram followers have already been introduced to her, as she has been posting on the team page since early December. Thank you so much for taking this post, Keturah!

and now to reveal our new Goodreads Coordinator.....


Julian blogs over at Saver of Memories, and is the co-founder of The Order of the Pen - another clean writing group! She is also an unpublished author who loves to read, ride horses, and play music!  No doubt that she is a familiar face to many of our readers :)  A big shout of thanks to Julian for volunteering!!

We're really excited to welcome Julian to the team, and for all the changes that will be coming in the new year! We here at RW cannot wait to see what 2019 brings!

In the meantime......REBEL ON!!!!


  1. WHO-HOO! Congrats on filling the positions! I wish you luck, Keturah and Julian!

    I can’t wait to see what this movement does in 2019! To everyone on the team: have a happy New Year!

  2. Here's to another great year in 2019! Thanks for the mention. <3

  3. Welcome to the team, Julian! Great wrap-up!

  4. Congrats Keturah and Julian. So excited to see what this year brings for the rebellion. <3

  5. Thank you for the mention!
    Congratulations to Keturah and Julian! I hope Rebellious Writing's 2019 goes wonderfully. ^-^