Literature, Writing

Tell Me Everything About You

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… Continue reading Tell Me Everything About You

Literature, Personal, Writing

You Were All Yellow

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… Continue reading You Were All Yellow

Literature, Writing

I’m Feeling Like a Criminal

This is part of the #NovemberNotes challenge, hosted by Sarah Doughty and Rosema. The song is Criminal by Fiona Apple. If I led him on, it wasn’t intentional. I’d never been “available”, not to anyone there. Maybe it’s my fault for not understanding flirting, or certain social cues. Maybe I was too innocent. But I… Continue reading I’m Feeling Like a Criminal

Literature, Writing

To Stay or to Leave

This is part of the #NovemberNotes challenge, hosted by Sarah Doughty and Rosema. The song is Between the Lines by Sara Bareilles. I took a mini-vacation this weekend, but I’ll be catching up to the prompts! The longer Hecate stood at the edge of the forest, the more she felt humiliated. She’d given him an… Continue reading To Stay or to Leave