Golden Nuggets Thrill My Ears #amwriting #writing

    Golden Nuggets Thrill My Ears “Treat world building as another character.” ~ Nicole Persun I’ve found that whatever lecture, class or discussion I go to there’s always that tidbit of information that is meant for me to hear in that moment I need to hear it. I write them in the sidebar of my…

School’s Out For Summer by Lara Dunning #amwriting

     School’s Out For Summer Ahhh Alice….let us both heave a sigh of releif. My life has just gotten less hectic, well not really. School’s out for summer, but now I’m ready to put everything I learned into editing my entire novel. I can already see how my writing has improved. The MFA program is definately taking…

Curiosity #fridayflash #mermaid #fantasy #flashfiction

Image via Wikipedia There is a serious lack of Merman pictures out there so this flash did not get posted in Wayback Wednesday. Curiosity      The young merman hung back in the shadows, clinging to the rocks beyond the shore. The Elders had sent Daron to spy on Nola. At the time he had agreed to…

Clocks Part 2 #fridayflash

Clocks Part 2      Amanda gripped her Grandpa’s hand. It was time. Grandpa looked down at her. “You ready sweetpea?”      Amanda nodded, but remained silent. She was aware of two things; her heartbeat racing in her chest and the warmth of her Grandpa’s hand. Grandpa pulled out a small tin and handed his grand-daughter…

Goldfish for Dinner Part 2 #fridayflash #tuesdayserial #amwriting

 Goldfish for Dinner Part 2 Roydu smiled up at Tarah. “You are a good friend. You fulfilled your promise to me.” Tarah’s eyes were wide. “Of course. But, how did you come back to life?” “I am a magical goldfish.” “Magical? How come you never told me?” The fish gulped in water and spit it out….

Seriously, I Will Read Your Book ~ The Curse Girl ~ By Kate Ellison

“Seriously, I Will Read Your Book” The Curse Girl by Kate Ellison Young adult author Kate Ellison gives a modern-day twist to an age-old tale.  The Curse Girl By Kate Ellison Ellison Books (May 2011) Ebook The Curse Girl can be found at Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Smashwords Back cover: When her father tries to steal…

Vampire Tracker Part 13 #fridayflash #tuesdayserial #spokensunday

Vampire Tracker Part 13      I poured the water into the coffee maker, lined the filter with a bag of coffee and turned it on. Seconds later it came to life; the smell of brewing coffee filled the room.             I opened my bag and riffled through the contents. “I’m pretty sure I have one in here.”…