Category: Short Stories, Writing, etc.

The Intersection of Toddler Mom, NaNoWriMo, and Moving is Exhaustion

The Intersection of Toddler Mom, NaNoWriMo, and Moving is Exhaustion

I’m exhausted. I don’t think I can hang on for 10 more days. Actually, I’m surprised I made it this far. Going into November, I knew it was going to be tough. We’re moving at the end of the month and I had decided to […]

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

I’m not a fan of autumn. Halloween is not a favorite holiday. But over 10 years ago I wrote this poem on a pumpkin. A Halloween Nightmare You’re one step away from the doorstep. You take that step and suddenly— You’re in a dark, forbidding […]

Gates to Asphodel Wrap-Up and NaNoWriMo 2018

Gates to Asphodel Wrap-Up and NaNoWriMo 2018

I’ve spent months posting each chapter of Gates to Asphodel. Now that the last chapter has been posted, it feels strange to not have that one ready-made post, the one post each week I didn’t have to put too much thought into. I have another […]

That Writing Slump

That Writing Slump

As a reader, I’m all too familiar with the reading slump. As a writer, I think I’ve experienced several writing slumps over the years, but passed it off as not being able to justify being on the computer instead of studying/working/raising kids or just plain […]

There’s a Story Dedicated to Me!

There’s a Story Dedicated to Me!

One of my favorite things about blogging is coming into contact with some amazing people. Amazing, wonderful, creative people. As a writer, I enjoy writers’ blogs and find as many as I csn, especially fantasy. Well, one of my new favorite fantasy writers is Kaiya […]

31 Things About Gates to Asphodel and Raven

31 Things About Gates to Asphodel and Raven

During the original run of this blog, I had started posting these two stories. And never finished. They have continued to sit and languish and, even though I know exactly how it ends, Raven is still unfinished. Gates to Asphodel is, fortunately, a complete story. […]

The Letter, A Short Story

The Letter, A Short Story

Back in 2013, I stumbled upon a wonderful blog full of choose your own adventure stories. Jennifer M. Zeiger really hooked me! Today I am so honored and humbled to have a short story, The Letter, featured on her blog. Be sure to check it out […]

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