And as the page turns, A new chapter begins

Normally, I wouldn’t do anything like this because I wouldn’t follow through with it but this year, I’m going to give it an honest effort. I feel like a change is coming and instead of fighting it, I’m going to ride with it and make the most of it while improving myself. I can feel…

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…

Weekly Writing Challenge: I have a GiF for You!

Greetings! With Christmas around the corner, I’ve realized that GiFs comes in all shapes and sizes. And I would like to share with you the potential power these GiFs have and how they can be used. They unravel in minutes, so you don’t have to wait long to get your Gif and usually, they are…

Club Chrome

I figured I would write out my experiences, kinda like a journal but attempt to tell her a story rather just recalling events in a book. I think I did a horrible job because I didn’t know the direction that I wanted to write it in, but practice makes perfect right? o_O? RIGHT!? Regardless, I…

Exercise One – The First Sentence

Write five of your own opening lines for five different stories. When you read, look for opening lines that immediately pull the reader into the story. And if you keep a notebook, consider starting a new section and add a new sentence a day — for the rest of your life. I’ve already started my…