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…
A demon ate my muse
Help! My Restless Stories Syndrome is all flared up, and I don’t know what to do about it.
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.
What once flowed now drips
You force it and spring a leak
Story slowly drowns.
Bleed Literature, tonight.
Let the Words take flight.
As Halloween season comes to an end (tear!), the silver lining is that write-a-novel month comes to a start.
It has been eight years since the interregnum began.
It was a cold night. Much colder than Rebecca had anticipated when she begged her father to take them on this futile adventure.
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