Writing Warmup: “Really? A cronut?”

I try to occasionally stretch at least one of my writing prompts a bit… Here goes: “Really, a cronut?” “Why not? It’s a delicacy. And it’s just a warmup. I’ve pre-ordered for us.” “I don’t like the sound of that.” “When you see the spread of desserts blanketing the table Read more…

Writing Prompts–June 29

Another award-winning sampler of tweaks to your writer’s imagination.,, “You can relax! Trust me!” “Yes, she’s unusual. And actually more than a little scary.” We decided he needed a new bit, a new approach… Finally, she understood! I think… The server slid the food my way. I looked down at Read more…

Writing Prompts–June 27

Four more for your imagination’s pleasure… We weren’t thrilled to see a silhouette of a person inside the guest room… “Could you please have a clue, just this once?” “It’s anybody’s guess at this point.” I winced. “Just what I like in a detective…that sense of certainty.” “Donuts, a Snickers, Read more…

Writing Prompts–June 26

I’ve been creating my own writing prompts when I need a little creative boost for the day. For the next couple of posts, I’ll add a few here, in case you want a little nudge yourself. “What’s with all the cameras?” “I think we’ll need a little more coverage than Read more…

Curating my readers

Just thought I’d include samplings from some of the blogs I follow. As you can see below, my interests run the gamut. *** From ShapeShifter Fitness Best Black Bean Burger Recipe Ever I’ve always thought it’s impossible to match a good beef burger when matched up against any black bean Read more…

Twitter Gems–June 5

Twitter Gems   Jordan Rosenfeld  @Jordanrosenfeld The more you write, the less fraudulent you’ll feel. This is why I call it a writing practice. #WritersGuide2Persistence #writelife   Jon Winokur  @AdviceToWriters First-person narrators is the way I know how to write a #book with the greatest power and chance of artistic success. ANNE Read more…