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Quick Update

Between having a BUNCH of family in town over the week/weekend and (hopefully) moving about 5-6 hours northwest, there's a good chance I won't be able to get much writing done for the next few days. I'll try to poke in when I can, but unfortunately I only have a desktop at the moment, so… Continue reading Quick Update

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Creative Non Fiction

A Reason to Mourn

I'm a little late to the party on this one, but Go Dog Go Cafe's Tuesday prompt seemed too on point for a big part of my "theme" this week to pass up. Why do you think we feel so bad when we lose someone? Can you truly “lose” someone? This question evokes a couple of big… Continue reading A Reason to Mourn

Creative Short Fiction

Time to Get Dressed

This is for the Write Now Prompt for November 13th at Today's Author.   There was that ticking behind my eyes. Like a twitch, almost, but more incessant and annoying. Every time my eyes darted across the scene laid out before me, the ticking increased in intensity until I thought I might just have to rip the… Continue reading Time to Get Dressed

Creative Short Fiction

The Wind Cries “Home”

(Featured image courtesy of Steinar England, found on Unsplash; also featured on the prompt's origin blog.) This is for the November 12th  writing prompt shared by Writing Adventures Writing more "modern" tales is something I'm not used to, and yet it was the first thing that popped into my head when I read the prompt. So here goes...  … Continue reading The Wind Cries “Home”

Creative Short Fiction

Purpose in Pain

There was a pounding in his skull. Throbbing. Insistent. It made it difficult to hear what was going on around him, let alone think about his position. Worse yet, the pounding did not limit itself to the confines of his aching head; instead, it seemed to move throughout his body, manifesting in different ways—stabbing, aching,… Continue reading Purpose in Pain