Before Lunch

Romance-themed stuff usually bore me, what with the plethora of it on Wattpad but this flash takes the cake for genuine sweetness. Source: Before Lunch

The Careless Mouse (Flash fiction attempt)

Day before, I met with a very unusual incident in which a mouse slammed into my foot because it wasn’t looking before it sprinted for the other side of the grass across the pavement I was walking on. I’m going to attempt a flash fiction under 200 words,which I’ll attempt to write in the perspective of the mouse,…

KevinxMelrose character development/ Just me talking like an elderly Sim

Holy shit, readers! It’s been ONE month since I last wrote any shorts about Fae Raoirse or Kevin and Melrose! I should probably write another in the near future, either series. I’ve been working on character drafts for the fictional married couple this week. A back story kind of thing, for Kevin and Melrose. Most…

How To Talk To Your Son About His Body

Originally posted on The Belle Jar:
I loved this post on how to talk to your daughter about her body, and I wanted to create something similar for parents of boys. My friend Nathan and I put this list together, and would love to hear your input. How to talk to your son about his…

I can write.

“Writing a novel is like driving a car at night. You can only see right in front of you, and you aren’t completely sure where the road is. But if you take it one little bit at a time, you’ll eventually get somewhere.” My mental sentiments un-expressed essentially. I’m groping in the dark like that…

Misty

This is intense. Source: Misty

Stepping out

Something that really got me on how tongue-in-cheek this flash was while browsing The Drabble. Source: Stepping out

Weird Writer People

“作家的人很怪。你也开始有一点怪了。” (If you can read this, let’s high five.) Translation: “Writers are very weird people. You’re starting to be a little weird too.” That was something my mom once said last December because I was staying in all day while most people my age were strolling around in Orchard Road shopping here and there. Not that I…

How to be Funny if You’re Not–Part I

Originally posted on WordDreams…:
I’m not funny. I try, but that gene was left out when God created me. But as a writer, I realize people like a sense of humor in a story. It’s like butter on broccoli or honey on toast–the words just taste better. I wrote several articles in my quest for…