365 days of writing prompts: Nightmares

February 19 Nightmares Describe the last nightmare you remember having. What do you think it meant? Well there’s the one I had last night, but it’s still too fresh too talk about, and too revealing to acknowledge. So an old nightmare, that recurs regularly. As for the meaning, well, that’s debatable. It’s quiet in the church. […]

365 days of writing prompts: Far from normal

February 18 Far from normal Many of us think of our lives as boringly normal, while others live the high life. Take a step back, and take a look at your life as an outsider might. Now, tell us at least six unique, exciting, or just plain odd things about yourself. 6. I love to […]

The alarms in my head are going ring-a-ding-a-ding-ding

I haven’t done one of these weekly writing challenges in a while. This week’s challenge is to emulate the great Hunter S. Thompson’s gonzo journalism: Report on one event/gathering/happening from your week in Gonzo journalism style. The event can be anything from your life: a slice of your weekly drawing class, the conversation between the […]

What are your writing resolutions?

I vowed never to make New Year’s resolutions again after my resolve to quit smoking lasted about ten minutes back in the early 2000s (don’t worry, I have since kicked the habit at a less stressful time). I’ve never been one for bandwagons, or jumping, so herewith are my writing resolutions for 2014 (but no […]