1986 — Seven-year-old Connor hesitantly tiptoed down the dark hall to his foster parents’ room, shaking.
Last week, I got wind of a short story contest Kellyn Roth is hosting to celebrate reaching 1k followers and decided to participate! If you’d like to do it too, the deadline/rules are here.Continue reading “1K Story Challenge: Reunion At Gettysburg”
Here’s the third Character Questionnaire!
I thought it would be fun to share some of my favorite lines and quotes from my WIPs, so on the first Monday of either every post-NaNo month or post-every-month I write a full-length story, I’ll be sharing up to fifteen of my favorite lines and quotes from the featured WIP.Continue reading “Announcing: Fifteen Favorite Lines & Quotes”
Cheyenne, Wyoming, 2021 — Eight-year-old Natalie Robinson cautiously approached the other side of the room, even though her older sister wasn’t there.
You know what would be a fun thing to do with your characters? Make memes with them!
Every story starts out as an idea and they can be inspired by just about anything. Historical events, something you overheard, a writing prompt you saw on Pinterest, etc.
And the total comes to…*drum roll*
Chicago, Illinois, 2006 – “Kelly?” Connor poked his head into the darkened hospital room, light brown eyes scanning it and landing on the bed. “Hon? Are you awake?”
Time for another Character Questionnaire!