As fall into a deep slumber, I find myself awakening in an auditorium backstage. I can hear the conversation from crowd outside as I gather my surroundings. I’m dressed to impressed this evening with a traditional black tuxedo with initials “W.R” on the cuffs and a intricate designed snowflake pin attached to the collar of…

Most Embarrassing Events in My Life: 1 of 5

Much of the real power of your unique talent will come from your memory. From memory, you’ll draw and reshape the incidents that will give your characters depth and permit them to reach others. The characters in your fiction will not be conceived or born outside of you, in people you know or watch. They’ll…

How I Came to Write – Part 1

At one point or another, I could recall a time when I was writing just for the thrill of adventure. My adventure. The thrill of knowing that I had to capability to translate my imagination into words. The Thrill of dictating my own tale. Of creating characters. Of creating worlds. Of create lives. No, I…

Reflection of a Writer: Relating

Last night, it seemed my sense of weariness had went to lunch, leaving alive and attentive far into the hours of morning before it returned late with excuses instead of getting to the task of putting me to sleep. Not being able to sleep caused my thoughts of wonder as I drifted in my sea…

Waking up to reality…

Tonight, I believe I have come to one of the greatest realizations that I might ever come to, as a writer of course. A shocking true that is so undeniable that I almost crumbled, curling into a ball to hid my shame from the world and crying like a child who had realized everything that…

Writer’s Block & Discovery

There is a period and time in everyone’s life where they lack the muse or the motivation to put fingers to keyboard and create something magical…to other people. It’s like the world itself brightens with ideal and imagery, allowing the imagination to flourish in all sorts of directions but at the same time, they confined…