Bringing this back from a series I did in the Winter ABC challenge - in case you missed it. One of the things I totally appreciate about the digital revolution is how many writing platforms there are. It's great exposure and most of them are mostly free. So I figured I could share some of … Continue reading Biz and Tech Week : Writing on a budget
I like to keep my fiction writing as close to real life as possible. I like to think that when people read they are like 'this could totally happen' or come to think that the characters are people they could know. Question is, do I always get it right? This writing preference doesn't mean that … Continue reading Art imitating Life.
She had never considered herself the kind who would fight over a boy. Why would she? There were plenty of boys out there. The trick was in picking the right one. Then getting them to stay. But the lament here is that she had never thought she would be one of those girls. Yet here … Continue reading the unspoken art of moving on
This is what Death must feel like. Not that she knew what death felt like. She had obviously not been dead before but she figured it felt like this. Strange. Yet even that word felt incomplete. "Hurry up!" "Coming." Deuce called back, unhappy that she was being called away just as the story was getting … Continue reading Conversations with Death
A good mystery is like your favourite drink (you can quote me on that :)). You want it uninterrupted, probably cozing up in your favourite spot. Or it's familiar, a safe order in this world filled up with a whole wide range of genres. I don't really know where I was going with that analogy. … Continue reading Have you thought of writing a mystery?
Have you watched 'Raya and the Last Dragon' yet? There's that scene where Sisu confesses how she didn't really do much. And she gave that classic allusion; the dreaded group assignment where there is usually someone who doesn't pull their weight but still gets all the credit. I laughed at that. I've been the victim … Continue reading I signed up for a group writing challenge…