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Random Sunday

Bathroom, Big Thaw, and LitCon

Image by Eugene Brennan from Pixabay Bathroom It’s been a long time since I’ve done a Random Sunday post, so it’s about time to do one. So, the question is where to start? The big thing that’s happening now is my bathroom has sprung a leak. Seriously. It’s leaking down into the downstairs bathroom. We… Continue reading Bathroom, Big Thaw, and LitCon

Writing Advice

The Not-So-Subtle Art of Sci-Fi World-Building

Writing fiction is easy, they say. You can just make things up. How hard is that? What on Earth is world-building and why does it matter? Sound familiar? Yeah, I thought so. We’ve all heard these and it might be tempting to buy into them, focusing on characters and plot instead. Don’t get sucked into… Continue reading The Not-So-Subtle Art of Sci-Fi World-Building

Flash Fiction

Understanding the Future

Well, #SwiftFicFriday worked it's magic again. Seriously, Kat has been crazy good at finding prompts that are working for me lately. Anyway, This weekend we had the picture below and 150-300 words to work with. This picture totally played into a WIP I have planned out in a fantasy world I've been working in recently.… Continue reading Understanding the Future

Flash Fiction

Tormonian Unbalanced

Hey everyone! I think I'm getting my mojo back! I've written a couple flash pieces this week. One is currently entered into a contest in a Facebook group, so we'll see how that goes. But I do have my #SwiftFic Friday response here for your enjoyment! This week we had the word equilibrium along with… Continue reading Tormonian Unbalanced

Flash Fiction

Knocking at My Door

Slowly but surely I'm getting back into things. And this week's #SwiftFicFriday helped things along with my writing. #SwiftFicFriday is a great prompt that give us something--a word, a song, an image, anything really--and up to 300 words. It gets posted on Fridays and we get the weekend to write. Voting for the best piece… Continue reading Knocking at My Door