The Words I Didn’t Want to Hear from the Dermatologist & Why I Haven’t Been Writing

I’ve come to this page over and over again over the last several weeks, and I’ve stared at it, knowing I should write something. Anything. But each time I ended up shutting it down and looking somewhere else, putting my attention on something else. Anything else. I avoid dealing with difficult things, apparently. Writing is a bit … More The Words I Didn’t Want to Hear from the Dermatologist & Why I Haven’t Been Writing

We are Obsessed with Heroes – and It’s a Good Thing

  “Beowulf and Humanity’s Thirst for Heroes” by Nicole Starleigh   From his noble acts and great achievements in the name of his king to his face-off with Grendel and, subsequently, Grendel’s vengeful mother, to his final act of heroism in which he sacrifices his own life for that of his people, Beowulf is the … More We are Obsessed with Heroes – and It’s a Good Thing

Writing Prompt #9

Show & (not) Tell. This is a fun game to play when I’m writing or editing. (Okay, maybe not exactly fun, but definitely interesting and often a challenge.) I’m taking a Fiction Writing Workshop class online through my degree program, and this week we’ve broached the “show, don’t tell” subject. This is something I will happily … More Writing Prompt #9

Writing Prompt #6

You are out for a walk, or maybe a jog. It’s early afternoon and as you walk by a construction site, you notice the machines are running, but no one is around – at least not that you can see. Where did they all go? Do you cross the caution tape barriers and investigate? If … More Writing Prompt #6

Too Many, Too Many

Do you ever find that you have too many unread emails (that you have no interest in ever sorting through)? Too many schedules to keep straight in your head? Too many rooms to clean in the time you allot yourself to clean them, and you swear you’ll never live in anything bigger than two bedrooms ever … More Too Many, Too Many

New Chapters Posted!

Brothers Keep Her is written with you (the reader) as the main character. Sam and Dean Winchester are on a case and guess who’s stuck in the middle of it? YOU. New Chapters posted – get caught up! Click here to read.