Squeezing the ketchup from the bottle, Sam remembered that her real name was actually Susan. It had been months since she used her real name to introduce herself, and when the waitress asked if her name was Susan, she replied with “No, sorry, my name is Sam,” without any brief hesitation. Since her move 11… Continue reading Chapter Excerpt 2, “My Son is Missing”
A baby girl is put in an orphange, only to find out she is surrounded by family members in this temporary home.
I have started my journey of novel writing. I just started my first year (and first term) of Graduate School, where I will be earning my Masters of Arts in English and Creative Writing. I am thrilled! And I am inspired. I have started writing my first novel. It's working title is "My Son is Missing," and… Continue reading Chapter Excerpt #1, “My Son is Missing”
I thought this was a leap year. March came too soon. Rent was due yesterday. Can I get an extra day, since I figured there was a February 29, 1998? That only makes sense. What I mean, really, is that it only seems fair. Lots of people probably think the same thing every new year.… Continue reading Leap Year
I am starting a new writing series! For the next few weeks, I will be expanding 1 sentence topics and turning them into short stories to dwell on subjects I have trapped in my head that are hard to get out. I know I am not the only writer with this issue. I can sit… Continue reading Serial Writing
It's been months since I read a book. How sad is that? All I keep doing is adding the books I buy to my Goodreads account and think "Man, I really want to get back to this," but have yet to! The past week I have been really cracking down on my website and my… Continue reading Freelancing