Looking For Indie Books To Review

Calling all indie/self-published writers. I am looking at making the review section of this blog a strictly indie/self-published-centric. I want to only review work from independent writers who self-publish or from small presses who want to see the work of those they published reviewed. In order to do this I need input. I am opening… Continue reading Looking For Indie Books To Review

One Sentence Challenge: Conclusion

Congratulations to Morgan Hazlewood again for her entry to last weeks One Sentence Challenge, the topic was overcoming hardships. Here is her entry:  It’s probably best that I did not know what lay ahead, or else I might not have had the heart to face what even now feels hardly surmountable — but it was… Continue reading One Sentence Challenge: Conclusion

Fear is in the Mind of the Beholder, a Poem

You haven't read The bodies of work I expend salt water over It is not because you are cruel Nor is your voice a myriad vipers Clutching, clinging, stinging At every mistake Rather, I am afraid your harmony May one day sound akin the cacophonous criticisms That I judge myself with daily Photo Credit: https://www.pexels.com/@pixabay

One Sentence Challenge #8: Overcoming Hardships

Congratulations to Morgan Hazelwood at https://morganhazelwood.com/ for winning last weeks challenge Comfort From Love, here is her entry below: With a warm comfort pressed against my back, my stress fades and I know I’m right where I’m supposed to be–if only for this moment. The point of a one sentence challenge is write the most perfectly written… Continue reading One Sentence Challenge #8: Overcoming Hardships

Tenth of December By George Saunders, Book Review

There are only a handful of writers I can think of who can handle a character with such maturity that, even within a short story, I can get a full picture. One of these noble few is George Saunders. He's had stories published in The New Yorker, GQ, and other publishers ad aemulationum; he's also… Continue reading Tenth of December By George Saunders, Book Review