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Intrigue & Romance: Inside a Creative Mind

I've got a special guest on the blog today! I set up this lovely little seating area on a raised platform with uncomfortable, stiff modern chairs and a cute little table with gorgeous, exotic fake flowers in a vase. There's this amazing picture of the city at night as the back drop and we're ready… Continue reading Intrigue & Romance: Inside a Creative Mind

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#Blogbattle Week 41 “Flake” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 41 Story Theme: Flake (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Look for 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 back to this list. RULES for VOTING: Anyone can… Continue reading #Blogbattle Week 41 “Flake” Entries & Voting


Out of the Blue (or Suddenly)

#BlogBattle "Shenanigans" by Kassi A young couple sat on a beach watching the shenanigans of a few teenage boys. The young woman, tall, emerald-eyed, and strawberry blonde, ambled toward the warm ocean water for a quick wade. Abruptly, the ocean's water disappeared and she raced back up to her sun-bathing husband. He looked up with… Continue reading Out of the Blue (or Suddenly)

My Writing Journey, short stories

Pre #Halloween #FlashFiction #Challenge #TGIF

I was challenged by my very fun and creative writer friend, Kristin, over at Pursuit of A New Adventure to write a Halloween story in fifteen minutes and no editing. Flash fiction at it's best. We'll see how I do. I'll start with the first sentence of her story and see where it leads. (I… Continue reading Pre #Halloween #FlashFiction #Challenge #TGIF


Shadow Lurking

#BlogBattle Week 33 "Lurk" genre: suspense? mystery? drama? Shadow Lurking There it was again. That flash of something out of the corner of his eye. It never failed to happen and almost always when he thought he was alone. He circled around in his chair, head swiveling back and forth, to search the nearness for… Continue reading Shadow Lurking