Tag Archives: Fiction

Writing a Novel Like a Movie

Originally posted on How I Got My First Novel Published . . . and other musings:
When I wrote The Silent Partner, I wrote it with visual stimulations of storytelling that I hoped would resonate with readers. Sure, there had to be great mechanics, grammar,…

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Why Read Dystopian Novels?

Friends, This is an author’s perspective of their novel. And why they let their kids read dystopian novels. I do not know if the novel is any good, the reasoning is ok, even if it is unlikely global warming will … Continue reading

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Fiction: Enforcers, chapter 2

The blast threw me to the ground. I propped myself up on my elbows and shook my head back and forth.  I might have muttered, “What was that?” As I got back up, I looked over my right shoulder. I … Continue reading

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Fiction: Enforcers

Enforcers I don’t know when I first noticed them; or, why it seemed no one else saw them.  But, when I realized they couldn’t see me, I ran. —– Some friends from our meetup group in Schaumburg wanted to meet … Continue reading

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Writing while wet – 2.

Friends, I cannot resist making you wonder how to write notes while taking a shower. But, I won’t make you wait too long. I just need a little time to write a short story around the solution. Thanks, Ghost.

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Writing while wet.

Originally posted on The Bookshelf of Emily J.:
My best ideas come in the shower.  I will be in the middle of scrubbing suds into my hair, with bubbles flying and sodium laureth sulfate dangerously close to my eyes, when…

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Friends, If you can, help Paul get over his writer’s block. But, his writer’s block brings up two important point for all writers, and especially bloggers. If you are writing, you do not really have writer’s block. If you are … Continue reading

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