“The Blind Alien is a story with a highly original concept, fascinating characters, and not-too-subtle but truthful allegories. Don’t let the sci-fi label or alternate Earth setting fool you--this is a compelling and contemporarily relevant story about race, sex, and social classes.” --Raymond Benson, Former James Bond novelist and author of the Black Stiletto books … Continue reading Guest Post By Wesley Britton – The Blind Alien: The Beta Earth Chronicles
So there are only a few days left of NaNoWriMo for this year and then it's over. Thank goodness for that. While I have enjoyed participating again this year, (I have beaten last years count so yay) I am exhausted. I must admit though, I am super stoked at my progress this year. Even if … Continue reading #NaNoWriMo2016 – I Can See The Light Passed Struggle-town!
So, week one of NaNoWriMo is down, and I'm doing great! Initially I was not even going to participate as I'm currently in the US on holiday. But I'm really glad I changed my mind. Day 1 started off with packing and travelling to Melbourne. By the time I sat down to write it was … Continue reading #NaNoWriMo2016 – The Road So Far: Week 1
After almost two months of crying, ripping, shredding, crying, cutting, pasting, crying, deleting, starting over and, yes... crying, my current WIP, Phoenix Rising, is finally ready to be reborn from the ashes! Sings *Let's start from the very beginning, a very good place to start* Yes, that's Sound of Music. I love Rogers and Hammerstein! … Continue reading The Phoenix Is Ready To Fly! Finally!
Too many ideas, not enough time! Ok, so the other night I got home from work, it was a late one. I didn't knock off until 11:30 pm so by the time I'd showered, had dinner and read a couple chapters of my latest read, it was 1am. So, I turned out the light, set my … Continue reading Inspiration Overload: Creative Floodgates Have Burst! And I’m Not Impressed.
IT's Saturday again! This week, we have Rebecca Frohling with us, published playwriter of the The Family Fruitcake. So, without further ado, let's see what Rebecca has for us today. Rebecca's Prompt: The silence woke her On the third day, Sana slept. Even she could not hold off exhaustion for so long. The silence woke her. Somehow, … Continue reading Saturday Showcase: Writing Prompt Fun With Rebecca Frohling
That's right, it's that time again. Saturday Showcase. This week we have with us author of Behind Palace Walls, Erin Chase. Let's see what she has for us. Erin's Prompt: The land was completely covered in ice, all but that one tree. That tree was our hope. Our only hope. Trapped in a Sea of … Continue reading Saturday Showcase: Writing Prompt Fun With Erin Chase