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Stream of Consciousness Saturday: "Contrast"

Silas dumped a little more sugar than the recipe called for into the bowl. He was a scientist after all. He liked to experiment. And really, could something be too sweet? 598 more words

Writing

Fiction Friday: Dear Diary

Dear Diary,

Life as we know it has been forever changed. I just realized I’m in love with my best friend. This is the worst day ever. 173 more words

Writing

Where the Old Wives Tales began…

(Started on 19 September 2017)

“It happened again!  I really love him.  This Friday night ritual with my son is something I look forward to each week.  878 more words

People

Recently in the writerly life

Greetings, all!

Here we are, at my last pre-NaNoWriMo weekend post.

I’m going to recap some of the writerly events I’ve attended in recent weeks and mention a thing or two that will be happening in the nearish future. 332 more words

Melanie Marttila

It's Coming! Time to Get Fired Up!!!

Almost a year ago, someone pointed me to a series of books starring a hard-nosed, female, supernatural investigator by the name of Judah Black. Her job is to investigate crimes committed by or against supernatural beings: werewolves, zombies, vampires, fairies, etc. 431 more words

Author Interviews And Introductions

Fiction Friday: "Wrong Calculations"

I’ve finished posting Staring at the Sun to Wattpad, and I’m far from ready to start posting Hawk’s story there(it’s only maybe half written, so it will probably be sometime next year). 446 more words

Writing

Free Verse: Tame the Fire

In this free verse poetry, “Tame the Fire.”

In this free verse poetry, I was a six-year-old girl. My family lived on a farm in the countryside of Hayden, Id. 430 more words