April 2014 – Our Write Side

Twisted Mixtape took a hiatus a couple of weeks ago and I literally cried. I know, I know, but I have really come to enjoy getting to know people through their music choices. When Jacqueline told me she was doing something similar, yet different, I meant to join in. Last week was the first week,…

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It’s the last week of April and Spring Break is over. I don’t know about you, but I am ready to get back to class and the class assignments. It’s been several weeks since we had one, but our last class gave us four creative takes on the prompt provided by Shannon from Les Grossman’s The…

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“That’s a bounce.” Derrin said dejectedly. “It has to pounce.” Melvin stroked his goatee. “That was a pounce. Watch the video again.” Derrin obliged. The ball struck the gray cement wall before landing on the floor then sprang upwards. A small yellow-striped kitten watched the ball intently. As it descended again, the cat leaped, stopping…

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I am sad and I won’t lie. I’ve really enjoyed putting these mixtapes together. Even though I don’t listen to music like I used to, it’s still one of my greatest loves. When Jen told us that the Twisted Mixtape Tuesday had to take a sabbatical, I cried. And today is the last mixtape. And…

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Today is the day that a new Master Class assignment should be going up, but you know what? Life has been….busy. My health has been….spotty to say the least and I am once again under the weather just 3 weeks after my last one. I’m really getting rather tired of not feeling well and having…

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We are coming close to the end of this beautiful meme, the Twisted Mixtape. I will definitely miss this as I have discovered new songs to love and add to my ever increasing playlist. This week’s theme is “Those Lyrics are Genius!” This means I’m sharing lyrics I find genius…in other words, the songs that…

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I’m late, I know, but I’ve been at Camp (NaNo to be precise) working on both my novel-in-progress and my short story for submission to the 3rd anthology of Write on Edge’s Precipice AND life has been hurling one tornado after another my way. My husband surprised me with a trip to Atlantic City for…

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