September 2011 – Our Write Side

     Close your eyes, child, for this story is long but worthy. You see, one day, there was a little princess, the prettiest princess you ever saw, born in that white castle just down the way. Her parents were so happy to finally have a child of their own they dedicated an entire wing of…

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Day 6 I never did care for neighbors; always wantin’ to burrah a cuppa sugar, or an egg, your hammer, or conversation. The old neighbors were significantly better than the new ones, though they’ve ne’er burrahed a thing from me. The old neighbors took care of their yard, always plantin grass seeds, trimmin’ their hedges,…

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SM ISO SF Tall, dark, and sinister are the words I’ve heard describing me, though I have a heart of gold. I have a full time job that leaves me little time for family or friends. In fact, I have very little downtime at all, yet plenty of time on my hands. I enjoy subtle…

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I originally wrote this with Write on Edge just about a year ago. Today’s version is an edited and refined copy of my original. Thanks, Mama Kat, for another shot at this great idea. I am from spatzle made by hand in a cast iron skillet, from authentic  Gummi Bears that have taken flight across…

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This is another piece to the Weathered story I am working on, and it falls in the beginning, after the bank scene but before everything else. For those joining for the first time, Blair is opening an art gallery and this woman, Regina, is out to destroy not only her dream, but her life. This…

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This is another piece to my ongoing story called Weathered. You can find more pieces to it here. This piece happens immediately after the elevator scene. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Please don’t make me have to do this again. Please tell me you have the permits with you and you are here in this building somewhere?” Blair’s hands…

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This is not a chronological piece, yet it is a piece from Weathered all the same. I know it falls somewhere after Blair goes in the hospital and Anthony has discovered Bill’s betrayal. If you wish to read more of this story, click here. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “WHY!” Regina punched the wall in frustration. It was always…

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“You’ve got mail!”. The instant greeting to overeager social computer butterflies the world over made famous through a sweet romantic comedy titled so originally “You’ve Got Mail.” Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan had the inside scoop on using the internet to find love. Some people found new hobbies through the once bigger than Facebook online…

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It’s time for another Indie Ink Challenge. This week I was challenged by Kayla. I challenged Aimee. I will share more information on that at the bottom. Enjoy! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ It was not always like this. For three generations I had kept time, my yellow cuckoo peeping out at the top of every hour, my whistle…

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This particular piece can fit in several spots, so I’m leaving it as a separate entry in the continuing saga of Blair and Weathered. Enjoy! ~*~*~*~*~*~*~ Blair’s doctor had ordered her to rest, and Anthony insisted that she stay at her father’s house rather than her Soho apartment. Her protests were weak, and she appeased…

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