With the Adventure Writing Contest coming up, I want to make sure I provide you with easy, accessible tools and information to write the best short story you can! So, I've been digging around the internet for helpful advice, and I came across this great podcast that I've been missing out on. Seriously. Missing out!… Continue reading How to Write Our Best Short Fiction: Using the MICE Quotient
Here's a line out of Captive Hope about one of the characters. Enjoy He had tried to escape the weightiness of it, but there is no way to run from the evil ravaging one’s own heart. Copyright 2015 Rachael Ritchey All Rights Reserved.
Ah, E. Rawls, you've caught me at just the right moment to participate. I have finally started naming the chapters in my current WIP. For most, that may seem unspectacular, but for me it stirs up excitement. It reminds me of what each chapter holds, what every word brings to the story. The rules of… Continue reading 7/7/7 Challenge
I came across this fun challenge on The Elusive Dreamer, E. Rawls' lovely blog. To complete the 7/7/7 Challenge, writers need to share 7 sentences from their WIP (Work in Progress), starting at the 7th line of their WIP’s seventh page. But if those sentences make no sense at all, or you don’t feel comfortable with… Continue reading The 7/7/7 Challenge!