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
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
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.
Thinking about the lyrics from a YES song – Don’t surround yourself with yourself, move on back two squares…
Today’s Prompt (bonus points if you know the movie): “Always, no, never… forget to check your references…”
Sometimes everything aligns and the impossible becomes possible. What very few people realize is that we make those things align, and we do it every day
Today’s Prompt: The world is what you make it (except on Tuesdays)
There are times when I feel like all I’m doing is putting out fires. When you’re under pressure, you get used to it, but when it finally backs down, everything seems to catch up with you
Today’s Prompt: Decompression
Life can bring out the worst in us, and the best – and even the best of us have our moments – whether we mean to or not.
Today’s prompt: Being your best when things are at their worst