Category Archives: Stories

Two-Sentence Story Contest: New Beginnings

Vidi, Vici, Veni   He rolled over laughing: “I came, I saw, I conquered.” She stood, began dressing: “I’ll name, you’ll ‘aw *!*!#$%!!*’, you’ve fathered!” Advertisements

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On Writing a Novel: November is National Novel Writing Month

“Write something true. Write something frightening. Write something close to the bone. You are on this planet to tell the story of what you saw here. What you heard. What you learned. Any effort spent in that pursuit cannot be … Continue reading

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On Keeping in Touch

Another gem from my lady sage: Subject: Dogs and Heaven > This explains why I forward jokes.  >> A man and his dog were walking along a road. The man was enjoying the scenery, when it suddenly occurred to him … Continue reading

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A Rude Awakening

I awoke this morning after a REALLY peaceful sleep… to the sounds of someone pressing my door’s buzzer like their life depended on it. At 6 am in the morning, that’s not highly commendable…especially when it’s my day off! But, … Continue reading

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Miss “Mention Spéciale” MRF 2012

Hi everyone. Sorry to have left my blogs in abandon. I’ve been a bit busy lately, gathering more fodder for writing & for thought! My muses & I will share poems and the like forthcoming, but until then, as a … Continue reading

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Test? What Test?

A funny thing happened to me on my way to crossing the Swiss border into France. We approached the control point with Pink’s “So What I am a Rock Star” blaring. I was switching back and forth between chatting with … Continue reading

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The Gooseberry Poetry Picnic Week 15

For Sara, Wishing You Fair Winds She’s upped and vanished. Appears as if some one wishes to Remove her from our midsts, our memories. Ain’t gonna happen! Whomever she’s touched with her Extraordinary wit and wonder, and that’s each And … Continue reading

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