The cat curled in his lap. The creature had always hated him, but now, it sensed he needed comfort. He… Read more 1-Minute Fiction: Specter
The white candles burned for an hour before she realized he wasn’t coming and snuffed them. Snow, falling in the… Read more 1-Minute Fiction: Burning
It was her first new car — brilliant blue with a creamy white interior. She felt pure bliss when she… Read more 1-Minute Fiction: Shattered
I did it. Not every day, but enough days to know I can keep doing it. I wrote 5,000 words… Read more For Writers: Unanticipated Benefit
2019 is bringing big changes to my schedule. I won’t have as many days to waste time write. Add to… Read more For Writers: A Waterfall of Words
I love the way the caterpillar in the Disney version of Alice in Wonderland asks this question — Who are… Read more For Writers: Who Are You?
Recently I finished binge-watching The Good Wife. The show is filled with self-righteous, quirky, and sometimes vengeful judges. One judge… Read more For Writers: In YOUR Opinion
This writing prompt floated across Twitter today. You hear a knock at your front door. You go to it and… Read more For Writers: What if?
It plagues the editorial process for my novels, but it’s almost worse in non-fiction. It’s a refrain in my marriage… Read more For Writers: Nagging Me