If I Were Famous… Day 27 July Blog Challenge

Day 27: If you were famous describe what you would be famous for, how you became famous, what you would do with your fame What would I be famous for?  Well it’s no secret I’d like to be famous for writing and of course if that were the case – I would say I probably […]

Four Items Flash Fiction Challenge

The flash fiction challenge for this week was to write a story incorporating four random items.  There were ten items to choose from but I selected the following off the list: An unopened envelope, an iron horseshoe, an animal skull and a leather mask.  As always, there was a 1000 word limit and no guidelines […]

5 Mysterious Places: Day 24 July Blog Challenge

Day 24: List 5 places you wish existed. This one really didn’t inspire me as much as I had hoped.  Maybe I just never think about places I wish existed or maybe my imagination is lacking these days. 1. Teleportation station – rather than having bus stations or train stations or airports I would much […]

Three New Monuments: Day 20 July Blog Challenge

Day 20 of the July Blog Challenge: List 3 monuments you would like to see created.  I had to think about this one and narrow it down. There are a lot of monuments (although I’ll only list one for the purpose of this exercise) I’d like to see created that have to do with more […]

Mixing up the July Blog Challenge with the Random Plot

My writing hiatus has taken its toll on my creative side so today I thought I’d use not just today’s blog challenge for Day 19 but also a writing prompt from a random plot generator.  Day 19 is to describe an alien invasion in 500 words or less (although due to combining two things I […]

Candy Crushing my Way to Inspiration

What makes someone a writer?  Hold on, I got this one, wait… could it be… possibly… writing?  My money’s on writing.  I would think that is what makes someone a writer.  Playing Candy Crush on Facebook all hours of the day and night certainly does not qualify one as a writer.  For those unfamiliar with […]

At Your Mercy

Due to unforeseen circumstances I have been on hiatus from living in the real world.  Alright, that sounds a little bizarre so let me specify what I mean.  Here recently, the last couple of weeks, I have been taking a break from spending my nights on the internet.  Yes I am calling the internet the […]