There's a reason I post so much flash and micro fiction -- as much as I'm passionate about writing, I am painfully bad at follow through. Here are my confessions...
Critical Analysis – Briar Rose / Sleeping Beauty
As part of my Grimm Project, I have been slowly going through the original Grimm's tales and writing my own re-imaginings. The motivation behind this is not only that I love a haunting fairy tale, but that I want to consider the added layer of darkness inherent to these stories because of tropes and conceits… Continue reading Critical Analysis – Briar Rose / Sleeping Beauty
Poem – Where My Muse Used to Be
A demon ate my muse
The Great December Story Debate
Help! My Restless Stories Syndrome is all flared up, and I don't know what to do about it.
I Won NaNoWriMo!
2018 was my second go at NaNoWriMo, and my first win (to win, you have to make the 50,000 word count by November 30th, and validate the text through the nanwrimo website). Gotta say – it feels pretty good.
Haiku – Writer’s Block
What once flowed now drips You force it and spring a leak Story slowly drowns.
Haiku – Linguaphile
Write, Linguaphile! Bleed Literature, tonight. Let the Words take flight.
Nanowrimo Prep: 1 Month, 1 Novella
As Halloween season comes to an end (tear!), the silver lining is that write-a-novel month comes to a start.
Word of the Day Prompt: Interregnum
100-word story It has been eight years since the interregnum began.
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