Writer Recharge week three

Writer Recharge week three

Writer Recharge Week Three Once again hosted by Katy Upperman, Alison Miller, Liz Parker, Elodie Nowodazkij, and Sara Biren, Writer Recharge is your chance for a four-week jump start in the middle of a cold, dreary winter. So, we are already onto week three of #writerrecharge. It’s been a fantastic week for me. So here is how the week went: WRITE/REVISE : I worked on story beats again, this time figuring out length of story and where I think things might go. Then, I wrote over 950 words on The Galileo Strategy. This is most likely authorial throat-clearing and will

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Day 16 Non Existent Day

I am on day 16 of my 25 Day Challenge. What is that you ask? Find out here! So… Yesterday, *(yes, I didn’t even get around to posting!)* was Day 16 and it was pretty much a non-existent day. I got into editing a scene during coffee in the morning, and found myself running late because of it. I don’t think I ever got back on track for the rest of the day. It was a busy work day, and in the evening, I spent a long time talking on the phone to a writing friend who is still a

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Elegant Daughter

This short story came from a prompt at Chuck Wendig’s blog. I have up to 1500 words to write in but I am pretty sure I won’t need that many. It’s called Elegant Daughter, based on a random number generator. Here’s the story: I’ve been called many things.Bratty, snooty, and a B. But one time, just once in my life, I was called elegant. That is what this story is about. How I went from elegant to a B.Yes, it is all related. My parents are not rich. We have never had money in our lives. My dad works two

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What I want

Thomas Hawk / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC 2.0) Have you ever felt like you would benefit from a trip to the wilderness where no one and nothing can interrupt your writing time? Yeah, me too. I am seriously considering doing something like my good friend, Kristi Rose did. (Oh, yeah, she just enjoyed her first book release and is like almost finished with her next book. Jealous?) Kristi and Anya and Eryn all went on a writing retreat that they created themselves. Read more here and you will see what I am going on about.

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Flash Fiction Friday: your inventory

I used to put flash fiction here on Fridays and I will return to that soon, but at the moment I am writing on a women’s fiction novel and getting ready to go on vacation so my time is at a premium. Yes, I don’t even have time to blog! Georgie Pauwels / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) So, instead of my writing a flash piece here, I am going to post the inventory and you can write one instead! yes, I am referring to the post about INVENTORY a’ la Wendig that I put

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