Monthly Archives: October 2013

One Good Man

Usually, I hated debriefings. Most of what they said was either common sense or redundant. But this briefing was filled with energy. Vengeance was at hand. Finally, Charlie Company would reach the front lines. Up to this point, we had … Continue reading

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Manes (Part Six)

Below is my installment for the story. Part one can be found at http://certainlyshort.wordpress.com/2013/10/14/manes-part-one/ Part two can be found at http://sagedoyle.wordpress.com/2013/10/15/manes-part-two/ Part three can be found at http://anelusivehero.wordpress.com/2013/10/18/manes-part-3/ Part four can be found at http://dreamyidea.wordpress.com/2013/10/18/manes-part-4/ Part five can be found … Continue reading

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To Autumn

To Autumn, Junior high school was something, huh? To anyone else, I would have been nothing more than a loser, lunching all alone at my Table of Solitude. But, not to you. Since I had found myself to be the … Continue reading

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Bystander Effect

One of these days I’m going to leave this two-bit crumby apartment. I thought I had raised my children right, but after they grew up and became doctors and lawyers they stopped coming around. Then,  my husband passed away. For … Continue reading

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My First Guest Post: Symbolism

I made my very first guest post over at The Write Practice. I discuss some hints and tips of using symbolism in writing that applies to all writers, not just those seeking to have literary-quality works. Nothing adds depth and … Continue reading

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Been Working on the Farm!

I’ve been really busy this week and probably will be for most of next week. I figured it might be easier to show you what I’ve been working on rather than trying to tell you. My wife convinced me to … Continue reading

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The Self-Fulfilling Prophet

“I just don’t think I’d be very good at…” I think the same thinking lies behind why people can’t do math and many other things. Don’t place limits on yourself, they become self-fulfilling prophecies. The self-fulfilling prophecy is, in the … Continue reading

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Reflections of a Mirror

Nobody liked Tory. They really didn’t. Boys treated her like the plague, and all of her would-be friends had found someone more prestigious to hang with. So what, right? She never wanted to be cool or popular; she was just … Continue reading

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Earned a Scholarship for the Story Cartel Writing Course

  Wow! I’ve been very busy, and I expect the busyness will continue to prevail. I’ll have to post up some pictures and updates this week. But, before I do that, I wanted to announce that I applied for a Scholarship for … Continue reading

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Solution to Riddle of Keys

Nobody found the answer to by riddle! So now comes the times for the big reveal!   worth a Dollar more than money. dawn comes at Exclamation’s Point if there it is at, At shall follow. Asterisk’s Mark dotting in … Continue reading

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