It's been six months since the publication of The Crux Anthology! There's so much to say about this book, why it was made, who participated, what to expect, and a little about what it's like to be an author, so Joy E. Rancatore from Logos & Mythos Press took some time out of her day… Continue reading Author Interview with Joy E. Rancatore & The Crux Celebration
I'm so excited one of my favorite authors has agreed to be a guest on my blog. Today I'd like to welcome Nicholas Rossis to our little corner of the wide web of the world. Nicholas is from Athens, Greece (this alone is "'nough said" 🙂 ). He's an author, web designer, and author services specialist.… Continue reading Guest Nicholas Rossis: You’re a SUCCESS!
#BlogBattle 76: Debacle 🙂 Come one, come all! Read and write and have a ball! genre: action/adventure Choking dust plumed about. I pulled the front of my shirt up and coughed into it, at the same time squinting my eyes against the assault of tiny particles. With my free hand I waved through the dust with… Continue reading Ch 1: Secrets of the Spokanee #BlogBattle #fiction
Happy One Year #BlogBattle Anniversary! So, "Egging You On" was my week 3 #BlogBattle story, and while I'm partial to my strange addiction to Mad Mona, I've decided to pull this one out of the file instead. When I wrote it I wanted more from the story, so why not revisit it a bit and… Continue reading Egging You On: A Reprisal
So as I explained last week--here--we are doing #BlogBattle a little differently this week. Of course, I feel like I've left out any newbies who would have liked to have joined today! So for you, it's not too late! Write a story with the theme word: YEAR. You've got all day to post it. :)… Continue reading One Year #BlogBattle Celebration Week 53! Entries & Voting
#BlogBattle 19 Story Theme: Musk (basic rules at the bottom of the post) I’ll add more stories later in the day. Look for everyone’s stories using #BlogBattle on Twitter, too! Wednesday, the poll gets added. Be sure to read them all. All the links will open in a new window so that you can easily navigate… Continue reading #BlogBattle Week 19 “Musk” Entries & Voting
It's the day for another #BlogBattle winner interview for the theme "Rope." Today we get to meet a newcomer! Andrew Budek-Schmeisser! Welcome Andrew. Congrats on winning with your first battle story! Now, please make yourself comfortable. We're happy you've joined the battle and look forward to reading many more of your spun tales. I've got just… Continue reading Interview with Andrew S. #BlogBattle “Rope” Winner
I said I wouldn't be doing weekly posts to announce the #BlogBattle winners. Instead I'll always list them here: https://rachaelritchey.com/bb-interviews/, but today I'm breaking my rule. We'll blame it on that whole, "learn the rules then break them," thing I've heard here and there, in relation to writing. OR it's just possible I'm a rebel. 😉 Last week's… Continue reading A Break-the-Big-Tie Moment: Winner of Horde #BlogBattle