Samples of Flesh, Changing of the Gods, and Proof Beyond Doubt

Samples of Flesh Creaking knees are ticking seconds Of a Rolex inherited from ancestral DNA Either elastic of pleather Plastic or gold, the hand moves the same These dwindling seconds are all there is Despite Shoulder's Weight And suitcased eyes It moves just right Changing of the Gods The mind is an autoimmune disease Benedicting… Continue reading Samples of Flesh, Changing of the Gods, and Proof Beyond Doubt

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Writing Prompt: Freedom

Writing Prompt Freedom

Prompt I want to challenge you all with this writing prompt. My goal is to get those who participate to consider their lives and all of the moments where they have experienced¬†freedom. I'm not talking a shallow sense of freedom but a personal liberation so grand that it moved you. So this week consider every… Continue reading Writing Prompt: Freedom

Write-up Wednesday: Open Submissions

I've decided to revitalize my effort to get submissions onto the site as guest posts. I want the site to become a bit less about my own writing get an even wider view of writing as a whole. This will take content of various sorts from voices different than my own. So what am I… Continue reading Write-up Wednesday: Open Submissions

Writing Prompt: Fear

I've been thinking about the role fear plays in fiction. Fear can be so severe as to seem palpable. Fear can debilitate a person from enjoying anything they love. In fiction, fear is the emotional obstacle the protagonist needs to overcome, it is a means to approach the climax. Fear, as devastating as it is,… Continue reading Writing Prompt: Fear

Writing Prompt Winners, March 6-11

Every Monday I do a prompt challenge for writers to participate and the plan with them was to advertise the best work of fiction from the prompts on Saturday. This was the first week people volunteered their work to my blog and I am grateful for them having done that. So in honor of the… Continue reading Writing Prompt Winners, March 6-11