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Yeah Write #122: Vis-à-vis With a Time Traveler ( #amwriting #microstory )

Ethan shifted; a sofa spring twanged. “Say again!?” Alice sipped coffee. “Marbles in deep grooves stay stuck–” “–without a catastrophic catalyst.” “Right,” she said. “No groove…easy to make them fall.” … Continue reading

May 1, 2019 · 9 Comments

Yeah Write #118: Granny Knots ( #amwriting #microstory )

Her fingers are dressed in weathered rings. A lifetime of lacework mottles her skin. Wrinkled, rough knuckles slide beneath tatting threads; fingers shift the shuttle, pulling assured knots. My flower … Continue reading

April 3, 2019 · 5 Comments

Yeah Write #115: The Goat Girl’s Corruption ( #amwriting #microstory )

You burned my goat skin, charred my soul, and wedded me to your son. None asked which of my dreams had turned to ash. You feasted upon my beauty. Dine … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · 5 Comments

Writes and Wrongs #14: Teens Talk Like Normal People (#writingtips)

Because I’m feeling cheeky and super confident today for no particular reason, I’d like to open up a dialogue on the subject of dialogue. In particular, the subject of making … Continue reading

February 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Protected: What’s Up Doc #40: Crossways — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 1 GR150

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Yeah Write #107: For You I Wait ( #amwriting #microstory )

Dearest Mine, I think I should perish shackled in matrimony these seven years. Upon my bed, your musk clings in the sheet folds and pillow dents. Your caresses linger in … Continue reading

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Protected: What’s Up Doc #39: Apportunity Knocks — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 2 GR13

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What’s Up Doc #38: Quick Update — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 2 GR13

Genre:  Romantic Comedy Subject: An App Character:  A backstabber R2 G13 The second round is in process for NYC Midnight SSC2018. To be perfectly honest I thought I crashed and … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · 3 Comments

Yeah Write #101: The Lonely Dead ( #amwriting #microstory )

My skis skid on fresh powder and wind breaks my face. A presence pursues. “Apparitions collect the unwary,” I had warned. The enthusiast didn’t believe what his camera couldn’t snare. … Continue reading

March 7, 2018 · 3 Comments

Yeah Write #96: The Cottage ( #amwriting #microstory )

“Witch,” men spat, clawing gingerbread, shattering spun-sugar, leaving slather and destruction. The horror wasn’t the invasion but knowing they’d return. She torched them alive. The Hansels and Grendals would endure … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · 6 Comments

What’s Up Doc #37: My Book Is Live Today (#selfpublishing #indiebookspromo #shortstories))

My love’s labor of pages speak between the lines. The book is out there. Enough of that… What’s really in my head right now? This: Mindful Things: Tales from a … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · 1 Comment

Protected: What’s Up Doc #36: Emigration of Mind — #NYCMidnight SSC Round 1 GR96

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What’s Up Doc #35: My Book Proof is Here (#amwriting #selfpublishing)

Today I as walking the dog and picking my daughter up from school and what did I find in my mailbox? I am squealing.  My proof!  Is it real? There … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · 1 Comment

Make It Work #3: Designing Decisions Poll (#indieauthor #writinglife)

Originally posted on Tara Lee Davis — A story begins one word at a time:
? Hey friends and scribes, come take a poll and choose a cover design for Mindful…

January 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Yeah Write #90: Butterfly and the Flycatcher ( #amwriting #microstory )

“Come be eaten. Your hue fools me not.” “Let’s wager, Flycatcher,” Butterfly challenged.  “If I make it to the yarrow you won’t catch me.” Flycatcher puffed her crest and attacked. … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · 27 Comments

What’s Up Doc #34: Mindful Things Cover Reveal (#amwriting #selfpublishing)

Let the new year resolutions begin! Mindful Things is coming along and in the final stages of polish. Can you believe it? I’ve got plans in the works for 2018 … Continue reading

January 1, 2018 · 2 Comments

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