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My First Attempt at Writing, a poem

I always wanted to be a writer, I think
way back to that time
that mother bought me a typewriter.
I was only six or seven, 102 more words


My first book is out!

Water Thieves

By V. L. Perillo and the SAFER team

Hi, everyone!

Long time no see!

I apologize for not continuing with posting on the blog, but I do have an excellent excuse. 324 more words

Writing Life

Wednesday Words: Fragile

Another Wednesday, another #1lineWed prompt. Today is sponsored by the word **FRAGILE** and doesn’t that present all sorts of possibilities?

In odd moments, I’ve been revisiting Roman, our intrepid gargoyle Sentinel and the Legate of New Orleans, if you are familiar with my Penumbra Papers series. 310 more words

Writing Life

no rules

writing is easy. sort of.

let’s not use any capitals or punctuation and it will be easier still

lets not use any conjunctions to make it even simpler… 269 more words


Losing Someone Who Blogs

I not only blog every day; I also follow other writers’ blogs. I get used to their rhythms: whether they post daily, or a few times a week, or only occasionally. 176 more words


Permanent Fixture

“What will you do? Won’t you be bored?” Miles asked.

“What WON’T I do is more like it,” replied Maya.

For years, Maya had been dreaming of writing-filled days, with reading and peaceful ocean walks peppered into her week. 34 more words

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