Outrun Outlaws

#BlogBattle 34 "Cave" genre: Western Drake slammed his spurs into the sides of the old nag and whipped her neck with the reins. "Hyah, you damn slow--" The old horse slowed her pace even more and whipped her head about trying to snap her teeth on his shin. She was too old not to protest,… Continue reading Outrun Outlaws

My Writing Journey

Persepolis West

(This is a short story I wrote for a #BlogWar. My required genre was Western, my required word was Persepolis. I'll be writing a post to explain the history behind my theme word and why I chose to go the route I did for my story in a day or two.) There it was, Persepolis, shining like… Continue reading Persepolis West

#BlogBattles, Other Authors

Competitive Glutton for Punishment

When I was younger--because I was terrible at sports--I always said I wasn't competitive, but I've realized that is completely NOT true. The reason I said it was probably because I am terribly, horribly, utterly competitive and hate that I stink at sports. I'm really not great at most things I do, but I've embraced… Continue reading Competitive Glutton for Punishment