Category Archives: Writing
29 June 2017 To the Dark Forest Code Compliance Office, I am sending this letter in reference to the numerous notices and fees I have received from your office concerning the overgrown condition of my yard. Firstly, let me … Continue reading
With 2016 almost in the books, I am looking at 2017 with new focus. My writing goal for the year of is to complete first drafts for books five and six of my series. I’ve tapped out loads of words in the past … Continue reading
The World Runs on Stories The world runs on stories. Watch television. It could be the five o’ clock news, a sitcom, or a movie—they’re all stories. Listen to the radio. The lyrics to the songs, a Dj’s repartee, and … Continue reading
Surprise!!! We are the creators of our destinies. There is no master itinerary written out, planning our lives step by step. We make our own choices. Ultimately, these choices lead us all to the same destination—no one gets out of … Continue reading
Torture with a deliberate purpose (as posted on The Missing Comma Club blog) Main characters. They steal the show. A ton of time and effort is spent finding them suitable names, the right appearances, and personalities that will turn these figments … Continue reading
The story first comes to life within the brain. It’s getting it to come to life in other brains with your words which is the fantastical challenge of our craft.
Different Writing Styles So, I know I am not a pro, but I’ve been around others of my type (writers) long enough now to notice we all have a certain style. Also, as a life-long reader, I have read books … Continue reading