February 11, 2017 day 42 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

There is nothing we can’t do in fiction – the question is – should we?  Part of writing is saying “what happens?”  part of editing is saying “Should it happen?” and more importantly “Is it important to the story?”  Sometimes its a choice: do we go big, or do we go small?

Today’s PromptGo Big

February 10, 2017 day 41 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Have you ever seen something in a movie, or on TV that you say ‘I wouldn’t have done that…’ When you’re a writer, you get to decide what people do and the consequences of those actions.   Something to think about.

Today’s Prompt:  Curcumstances

February 4, 2017 day 35 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I’ve always believed that if you can find something to laugh about, no matter how stressful the situation – its one that can’t get the better of you.  Sometimes its hard, but sometimes– it is exactly what you need to survive.

Today’s Prompt- No laughing matter

February 3, 2017 day 34 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

No matter how much you love a person, no matter how dedicated you are… we all need a break sometimes, even from ourselves.

Today’s Prompt: A getaway.

February 1, 2017 day 32 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I remember when I was a kid, the challenge/ritual was to be the first to say “White Rabbit” to someone (and it should be your first words)… I have no idea where it came from…

Today’s Prompt: Tradition vs. Superstition

January 28, 2017 day 28 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Predictions are nothing more that following trends and imagining where they will lead… unless of course you really are prescient and then… I apologize.  But, you knew that already didn’t you?

Today’s Prompt:  seeing vs SEEING