Midnight Oil

Another night, come and gone Another night vanquished by day Another night I’ll never get back The clock is mocking me I’m staring at the freeway of my mind, a pretzel of overpasses, underpasses, onramps, exits. They crisscross, intersect, disconnect. Is it an excuse or a condition? Just pick one. Pick a lane and don’tContinue reading “Midnight Oil”

Cha-Cha-Cha-Changes…

Yeah, I went there and now everyone’s thinking about Shrek… Come on, admit it. LOL Okay, so assuming I’m not here talking to myself and still have people who might be interested, I have obviously started construction on my website. It will be undergoing some gradual changes over the following months. With any luck, itContinue reading “Cha-Cha-Cha-Changes…”

Humor Only Writers Could Understand

So, my sister sent me a cool and unusual picture through chat and I was coming up with meme ideas for it and what the captions should say. After sending them and taking another couple of sips of my coffee, I started sending her a quick succession of new messages editing my previous meme ideas.Continue reading “Humor Only Writers Could Understand”

Uh-Oh, It’s Another Rant on How NOT to Write Female Characters!

Oh, yeah, I’m going there…again. And this is nearly kismet-level timing with Marquessa over at The Next Chapter who just published a writing challenge post about Pet Peeves. Check it out, and all of her other posts, too! While her article covers three pet peeves, I’m only ranting about one of my biggest because youContinue reading “Uh-Oh, It’s Another Rant on How NOT to Write Female Characters!”

My Preciousss

How big is it? Will it ever see the light of day? Do you feel worthy enough to be its creator? How long are you going to hoard it all to yourself in the dank caverns of your ‘unfinished’ works like Gollum and his precious ring? Writers, I’m talking about that ONE story that’s beenContinue reading “My Preciousss”

#WeeklyWritables ♥ I’ve Got Your Frightening Right Here

I could give you any number of excuses on why I failed to write a creative post for my own writing challenge today, but the truth is: I was doing something frightening, rather than writing about it. I have made my very first video tutorial! Not without a lot of trial and error, or firstContinue reading “#WeeklyWritables ♥ I’ve Got Your Frightening Right Here”

#SongLyricSunday ♫ “Without Me” – Halsey

Our hostess, Helen over at This Thing Called Life One Word at a Time is still recovering – and I hope it’s going well for her. Jim at A Unique Title For Me is back as the guest host for #SLS. I haven’t had the chance to say it yet, so I’ll say it now:Continue reading “#SongLyricSunday ♫ “Without Me” – Halsey”

#TacoTuesday

Disclaimer: This post has absolutely nothing to do with food – sorry foodies! Welcome to a new kind of blog hop, engineered by moi for anyone who wants to join in. This is for fun, creativity, mostly cuz-we-can and designed to work for both readers and writers! Objective: Every Tuesday I will introduce a newContinue reading “#TacoTuesday”

You Name It!

Character names are the topic of today’s post, for both readers and writers, so jump right in! The other day, I was given the option to check out yet another free book and being the cover whore that I am, I couldn’t pass it up. I skipped the blurb and went right for the “LookContinue reading “You Name It!”