May Reading List

Hey everyone! Just want to give everyone the heads up that my May Reading List is officially up. I tried to include a couple different craft books and shift the focus back towards fiction now that National Poetry Month is over. There is a great poetry book for you all to look at, so definitely…

Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer

Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer I’m thinking about writing this book review in the form of hint fiction pieces. * If you don’t know what hint fiction is, it’s a story that reads like a poem because it’s told in twenty-five words or less. * I’m liking where this…

Missing

Here’s a flash fiction piece I wrote a while ago where I was simply just trying to make more of an effort to write from a woman’s perspective. The overwhelming majority of my stories are centered around male characters, so every once in a while, I try to break that habit. Hopefully you all enjoy!…

Small Dogs

I hate small dogs. Most of them are ugly, they get spoiled by their owners, and they have terrible attitudes as a result. I hate people that have all of these characteristics, too. I’m not going to limit my hatred to humans. There are some small dogs I know and knew personally who are and…

The Code

I wrote this after reading War and Peace at work today. I already forget the context, but there was a mention of the Codex Justinianus, which, I believe, was a part of the Roman law, which needed to be updated. The law was a significant part of Rome’s success, and is what makes our country…

Inspiration For Some of My Stories

If you haven’t noticed, the top of my blog says I do fiction writing and photography. I took this last summer with my $500 nikon and edited it with Lightroom 4. I’m not the best photographer/photo-editor(?), but I don’t do it professionally, so I don’t care and neither should you. In my stories, I tend…