The wind moaned, whipping the crackling leaves into a haunted dance through skeleton branches. Something grabbed at my hair and I gasped, hands swatting at my invisible attacker. But it was only a leaf. A sad, dried-up, brittle thing that crumbled to dust between my fingers. My feet carried me forward into the darkness, marching … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Dark Forest
Saw this little guy outside of a bank when my husband and I were out for a walk. Just had to take a picture of him and his jaunty bow 🙂 Flip-flapping along from bog to stream, exploring far from home. Wandering by the lantern's gleam, into the great unknown...
Sometimes the world feels like you've lost a few cogs, like you're just turning your wheels and not going anywhere... That's how I've been feeling lately when it comes to writing and editing my work. I was able to keep up with my writing goals for February, but not so much in terms of editing... … Continue reading February Wrap Up
Arachnids weave whisps of silken memory across the hollow cavern, threads of lost conversation, meandering histories, and achingly unrequited emotion. Once overflowing with words, an author's chest now rings empty. The cracked heart stutters out it's last percussive thumps, drenched not in blood, but in ink. A death sentence in writer's block...
Well, it's been a little more than a month since New Year's Eve and the beginning of all those pesky New Years Resolutions. On January 1st, I made the resolution to be a super hero. I know, I know... it sounds kind of ridiculous, but the world really needs more positivity right now and those … Continue reading New Years Resolutions In Review
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Sitting beneath the Christmas tree, staring up at the twinkling lights and glittering ornaments, It's easy to become lost in the awe and wonder of the season. A time of beauty, grace, and hope, the holidays are a time to remember the things that are truly important, life's greatest gifts. … Continue reading Christmas Gifts
I didn't participate in the traditional way for NaNoWriMo this year, but it was tons of fun following along with all the other writers out there on Word Press, Twitter, and other social media websites. Way to go! Despite doing very little actual writing during the month of November, I was still busy working on … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Wrap-Up