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A Little Sneaky Peek Into The After Life

I read recently that if you’re struggling with a storyline as a writer then you should try interviewing your characters. An intriguing thought……

My current cast of characters are putting up a bit of a fight and progress on my first draft of Book Baby 4 has been a bit stop/start. 1,457 more words

Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin

Title: Elsewhere 

Author: Gabrielle Zevin

Source: Bought from book store

Rating: 3/5 stars

“People, you’ll find, aren’t usually all good or bad. Sometimes they’re just a little bit good and a whole lot bad.

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Ghosts: A True Story of a Haunted House

(from About Ghosts:  A Useful Handbook by Jan Olandese   https://www.amazon.com/About-Ghosts-Handbook-Jan-Olandese/dp/1521535531/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

I once lived in a house which contained ghosts. There was no clap of thunder or enormous event, but a series of small ones, gradually building up. 710 more words

Dailies 8/15/17: birds, survivors, anarchy, aging, the afterlife


David Budbill – The Sound of Summer

The screened door slamming tells me it is summer.

There are other sounds only in the summer, too. 251 more words

Part Three

They had the wake at the house. The Dog was trying to get me to focus on various things around the room, specifically the ball, in the hopes that I would throw it for him. 336 more words

Part Two

The Dog had an interesting perspective on things. This was probably because he lived completely in the present, something I’d never managed to do. The only thing that mattered was Now, and it didn’t matter what Next(as he called it) would bring. 199 more words

Haiku: A-Wake

My wake: I lay, faking sleep,

made up, lacquered hair.  Speechless

for a change.