What is the Herstun Writer?
The Herstun Writer is a blog that features contributors and artists from all walks of life (and from all over the world) communicating their passions. From fashion, to travel, food, politics, family, and identity — the artists and writers that work with Herstun are all willing to let you peek in on their lives and share their experiences.
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A Refreshing Publication Focused On Perspective.
We use multimodal design and knowledge of the humanities to bring arts, people, and motion together that would otherwise never meet.
Wilde Thoughts. Dedicated to all the things written by W.D. Herstun including reviews, spotlights, and the Meet the Curator series.
Feeling Fierce. This is all about positivity. Whether it is in fashion, family, business, or travel. Sometimes, you want to feel good.
Art Series. The Art of Life is a constant theme on Herstun and the Art Series is where the artsy meets the ordinary. Art is life. And we have the brushes.
Current~ish. We don’t report it first but we probably have it somewhere here. Especially if it’s sports, politics, or pop culture.
Visual Poetry. Poets are our treasures and the only way to enjoy poetry here is alongside some of the best visualists in the game. Nothing is off-limits.
Identity. Who are you? Who am I? Who are we? And who decides? Identity is all about the I. Featuring stories about diversity, inclusion, fairness, & LGBTQ-IA.
What is the Herstun Writer Group?
The ultimate goals for the Herstun Writer Group are to grow as communicators, become better storytellers, challenge ourselves, and collect our passions and opinions.
Who is behind-the-scenes?
W.D. “Wilde” Herstun is the creator of the Herstun Writer and the Herstun Writer Group.
Learn more about Wilde in the Meet the Curator series or Wilde Thoughts.
Let’s make humanities accessible and bridge gaps in society with knowledge and perspective.
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