I was sitting here today, wondering what to blog about and feeling really guilty, when I read Michael J. Sullivan’s post about J.R.R. Tolkien. He and other fantasy authors celebrated Tolkien’s birthday (January 3, 1892) by talking about what Tolkien meant to them. Tolkien’s fantasy worlds were an inspiration for a lot of writers! When … More When Dragons Opened the Door
How well do you know your characters? Senior year in college, I decided to write a novella for my thesis. Since I didn’t have to take as many courses, I thought I could handle it. I quickly learned how much work would go into plotting and writing. I had deadlines to meet – scheduled office … More Tell Me Everything About You
First of all – long time, no see! That’s my fault – I let the holidays and other things get the best of me. I’ve made a decision with the start if the new year to really work hard, though! I don’t want this blog to fall into silence, or to just stop writing for … More New Year, New Jar Project!
This is part of the #NovemberNotes challenge, hosted by Sarah Doughty and Rosema. The song is Yellow by Coldplay. “Ari, you’re glowing,” he warned as he trotted alongside her. The girl’s eyes widened as she glanced down at her hands, body, and legs. There was a yellow-hued aura emanating from within her. In daylight, it … More You Were All Yellow
This is part of the #NovemberNotes challenge, hosted by Sarah Doughty and Rosema. The song is Street Called Mercy by Hillsong United. Sorry about the hiatus – it’s been a rough month. I am not religious, but was able to feel my spirituality through this song. It was so dark that I couldn’t see an … More Mercy