A Drift of Quills: Fiction Shots #10 (We Are Not Friends)

A Drift of Quills: Fiction Shots #10— It’s quick fiction! Three different stories inspired by one picture. This round: an apothecary shelf full of antidotes… or poisons. We are not friends. Maybe it’s safer that way?

By |2020-08-22T08:36:29-06:00August 7th, 2020|A Drift of Quills, Short Story|10 Comments

Five Good Things #13 (It’s Still an Amazing World)

It’s still an amazing world, in spite of the crazy, astonishing, and sometimes horrifying headlines the news and social media focus on. I've got some cool things for you! A Paper Bag Mask Party, the 5th Self-Published Fantasy Blog-Off, Map of the Aquilan Empire, How Writers Can Make Peace With Their Busy Minds, and a quote for readers…

By |2020-06-03T14:35:58-06:00May 15th, 2020|Five Good Things|0 Comments

A Drift of Quills: Fiction Shots #9 (Sometimes Glitter Happens)

Sometimes glitter happens. A Drift of Quills is here to bear witness with three different stories about the same sparkly picture. Strap yourself in, my friend, we’re going for a ride!

By |2020-05-15T22:37:17-06:00May 8th, 2020|A Drift of Quills, Short Story|4 Comments

Today at the Writing Desk

Things didn’t start altogether well today, but I thought I’d give you a glimpse at how the writing goes sometimes. I took the following from my PreWriting Journal. I generally do a brain dump, then steer towards the story-in-progress. It is frequently more help than I want to admit, which is kind of silly and self-defeating, eh? I mean, “Do the thing that makes the word car zoom, Robin.”

By |2020-03-27T17:14:20-06:00March 27th, 2020|writing|0 Comments
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