Happy Thanksgiving

Hey there! Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays because it’s not about gifts, it is about spending time with your loved ones and appreciating what you have over a good meal. Plus, let’s be honest, the food isn’t bad either. I wasn’t sure about writing a post this week. I know I …

Chrysalis of Change Book Birthday!

Hey there! Today is the official book birthday for Chrysalis of Change. I can’t believe it’s been a year now. The journey to release my first book was hectic and a little crazy! There were so many mistakes I made. You see, it all started with writing prompt #17 Wings. Do you remember when I …

Writing Prompt #15 Emergency Alert

Writing Prompt: This is an emergency alert. Barricade all entries to your house. Do not go outside after sundown. Restrict contact with others. Do not enter tunnels during the daytime. Do not make any light or noise between 6 pm and 8 am. Stay inside your homes until dawn. Military aid is unavailable. Good luck.

Perspective

I’ve been struggling this week. School’s back in session and we’ve had a few family things going on and overall, it’s just been busy. Needless to say, I’ve been struggling to sit down and write, which made me sad. But then I got to thinking… maybe I needed to pivot. Shift my perspective and really …

Writing Prompt #13 The Curious Burglar

An armed burglar sneaks into a house. Upon gaining entry to a heavily secured room he presumes to be full of untold riches he finds a teenager, trussed up in a makeshift cell instead. Seeing the weapon the teenager begs: “Please…Just kill me.” The burglar is stunned for a moment but then curious, putting his …

Writing Prompt #10 Red Flowers

Your parents have always been protective of you for as long as you could remember. The entire house was padded even when you grew out of your toddler years. You were homeschooled and someone was always hovering to make sure you didn’t trip or hurt yourself. You thought this was them being irrationally overprotective until …

Writing Prompt #7 Wishing Well

As a child you found a wishing well. It was a silly wish, but it seemed like a good idea at the time. The coin got stuck on something halfway down. It never reached the bottom, and thus your wish went unfulfilled, until one fateful day 30 years later when something jostled it free. 

Writing Prompt #3 The Glass Orbs

While cleaning your attic you find a box of glass balls with names on them. You accidentally drop one and as soon as it shatters, a person appears.  As I looked over the mess in the attic, I struggled to remember that she was actually gone. I kept thinking she’d walk through that door and …