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 Prompt: Go Big
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
I think in most of my stories, the hero isn’t the hero because they decide to do something – they’re just in the right place at the right time (although more often than not, they’re in the wrong place at precisely the wrong time.) – It’s all a matter of perspective
Today’s Prompt : Remind me to never do that again
some clever, reflective prose
Today’s Prompt: Generic
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.
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
I seem to have fallen behind again. I keep getting lost in things that seem out of control. People seem to want to yell and cling to their version of reality and only listen to things that agree with them.. but nothing grows in a vacuum.
Today’s Prompt (or more appropriately yesterday’s prompt): Look beyond