Month: January 2011

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

>Writer's Workshop: Deflated

>Blair was feeling quite pleased with herself. All of the paperwork that had been shredded in the elevator had been restored to her, and her attorney had managed to secure all the permits she needed. She was finally going to be able to put those last touches into the gallery and get an opening date…
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January 27, 2011 5

>Red Writing Hood: Mirror Image

>”How dare you laugh at me?” Amber’s voice is shrill as she speaks. “How can I not laugh at you! You, with your flaming red clown hair? The black circles etched around your eyes and bleeding down your face. Your tawdry lips slashed with red goo. You? You embarrass me!” “I do not. Take it…
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January 21, 2011 31

>Writer's Workshop: Hit the Road Jack

> Could you be friends with this man?  Never mind that he’s scary to look at. Never mind that his acting is annoying. Never mind that I had to watch him overact his way through Yo Gabba Gabba like a broken record. The top 10 reasons I could not be friends with Jack Black are:…
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January 20, 2011 15