Month: June 2012

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

In Time: Feed

Fierce pangs ravaged Viola???s body. An insane thirst drove her through the woods, her sense of smell heightened. She followed the trail of heat, not caring what the source of that heat might be. In her plagued mind, it meant food. The leaves taunted her with its scent. The changes within her new body caused…
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June 29, 2012 26

Whiskey Breath

The walls around Jade were literally crumbling down. It was the first time in many years she’d stepped foot in the lakeside cottage that ruined her life forever. When she’d left, the house was pristine. Her mother, at the demand of Jade???s paranoid father, scrubbed the walls, both tainted and clean, as if scrubbing could…
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June 27, 2012 14

The Hungry Fairy

“I will turn you into a beansprout,” said the fairy to the mischievous firefly. “You wouldn’t! Whom else will you chase hour after hour at the ending of the day? Who else would light your way?” the firefly said. “It doesn’t matter, firefly. I will turn you into a beansprout,” said the fairy again, this…
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June 27, 2012 12