I was reading one of my favorite sci-fi/fantasy novels today and as usual marveling at the great skill of the writer. I can read this author's works over and over, and never get tired of them. The…Continue
I don't know about you, but I joined this site when I clicked on the "join our group!" link at the bottom of my "today's literary quote" gadget on my google home page. (Long sentence--sorry!) I…Continue
If you were in a book, what role would yours be? Would you be "the hero," "the villain," "the one who observes great events," or......? Is your "book" interesting? Does it challenge the…Continue
(Three poems on the subject of Day and Night, the scribbler being somewhat biased in favor of the latter)
Day and Night #1
"Promise of a new day"…? What's that mean, anyway?
I guess… that there'll be news, always lots of it…?
And hmmm… oh yeah: Weather: Mild or harsh, I (almost) always love it;
And that at some point I'll take some time…Continue
I have seen a number of websites devoted to writing that have these games going into thousands of posts. I think it's fun AND helpful to my writing skills; in fact, I have a hard time thinking of anything to write about, poetically speaking, if I am not challenged in some way. The poems I have had published so far, and really all of my decent poems, are responses on an internet discussion board to a challenge. If I try to just sit down and write a poem I can never think of a darned…Continue