Personal Essays

Personal essays and creative non-fiction are the stuff of life. They cover everything from memories, feelings and personal symbolism to lived experience. They can mosey into folklore or assorted treasures of feminist history or why we connect with something the way we do. There are no limits! These personal essays are curated by Mookychick's Personal Essays Editor Dr. Charley Barnes. Click her name to see more about what she seeks in submissions, or pitch her directly at [email protected].

A magical messenger

A magical messenger

Quarantine Dream: Being Vetted

Quarantine Dream: Being Vetted

Quarantine Dream: There Is No Us Anymore

Quarantine Dream: There Is No Us Anymore

Quarantine Dream: The Mouse Midwife

Quarantine Dream: The Mouse Midwife

My Bushcraft Journey Began In Childhood And Never Stopped

My Bushcraft Journey Began In Childhood And Never Stopped

She's No Mary Sue: Victim Blaming Cinderella

She’s No Mary Sue: Victim Blaming Cinderella

Summer evening, before: Eco-fiction by Katy Wareham Morris

Summer evening, before: Eco-fiction by Katy Wareham Morris

Searching for a Blue Horse in the Faerie World

Searching for a Blue Horse in the Faerie World

Call For Personal Essay Submissions: Triple Goddess/Spring Equinox

Call For Personal Essay Submissions: Triple Goddess/Spring Equinox

The Alchemy of Anne with an ‘E’

The Alchemy of Anne with an ‘E’

I Am Reduced To A Thing That Wants Virginia

I Am Reduced To A Thing That Wants Virginia

The House I Grew Up In: A real-life ghost story

The House I Grew Up In: A real-life ghost story

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