Try a Prompt (Note)

Hi! If you're following along with me in the list, you may be wondering what happened to Prompt#2: The Unrequited love poem. Well truthfully, after being happily married for so long I had a little trouble mentally going back to my high school days and trying to remember that feeling of an unrequited crush. … Continue reading Try a Prompt (Note)


Try a Prompt: The Vessel

The Vessel: Write about a ship or other vehicle that can take you somewhere different from where you are now. I found this truck sitting in a parking lot about 8 miles from where I write this. It's a 1998 Dodge Ram and I could pay cash for it (assuming that I really, really like eating … Continue reading Try a Prompt: The Vessel

Retraining my writing muscles

I'm a writer at heart, or at least I used to be. It wasn't so long ago that I was constantly writing poems, short stories, and a handful of unfinished novels. When I wasn't writing, I was thinking about new ideas or editing in my head, and when I wasn't doing that I was talking about writing. Or at least the things I wanted to write.