A light shines through the crack A glow in a dusty shack Bending across worlds of show Contorting through tunnels few know Rising below the open door Reaching up to touch the floor Switching sides to contemplate Upside down in grounded fate
I don't know about the rest of you, but Thanksgiving is always a bittersweet holiday for me. The food is delicious, family is usually wonderful, and it's all-around a good time. But I think most of us have at least one person we can count on to irritate the crap out of us while we're … Continue reading 6 Funny Ways Writers Can Be a PITA This Thanksgiving
Is it weird that I'm fascinated by sociopaths? I'm currently reading The 9th Life of Louis Drax (due out in theatres sometime later this year) and, though the writing is excellent and the plot is catching, I'm not sure I would be so interested if the semi-protagonist boy wasn't clearly suffering from some kind of … Continue reading Is It Weird? Episode 10
Does this not apply to writing in every way possible?? Brilliant, those Pixar folks. People need to be wrong as fast as they can. In a battle, if you're faced with two hills and you're unsure which to attack, the right course of action is to hurry up and choose. If you find out it's … Continue reading Be Wrong As Fast As You Can
I am a writer. This means I live in a crazy fantasy world with unrealistic expectations. Thank you for understanding. I couldn't find the original source for this, but kudos to whoever it was....
I have no idea who this guy is, but I think he's a friggin genius for realizing this. And he probably thinks he's a fraud. Typical.
The ground seemed to rumble as the shouts, cries, and thumping of heavy feet grew closer. My hands gripped tighter the sides of the young girl’s petit head, my mind aching to stay clear. “Walk me through, Aditi, walk me through,” I whispered. The doors of the small hut began to rattle, wooden pots and … Continue reading The Thirteenth Quorum: Chapter 1
Well, by popular demand, I decided to go ahead and extend the original short story, Losing You, that I published on Amazon a few months ago. I'm very excited to have the sequel coming December 23rd!! Here's the link to pre-order the sequel, Keeping You, followed by a link for a free copy (today … Continue reading Losing You Sequel to be Published!
One look. One look into those tantalizing eyes, that's all I ask. I can't help it; I want him. I want him to see me - to see the depth of my desire. I know it's wrong, I know he'll be upset, but I dive recklessly, swimming vehemently through the waves of blue that shore … Continue reading A Few Paltry Droplets…Drip 15
"To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong." - Joseph Chilton Pearce, Writer