Writing What Terrifies You.

I recently finished writing a short story that terrified me, not because it’s a thriller. The main issue was writing from a bully’s point of view.  I struggled with third person at first. Then I thought it wasn’t really capturing the inside of my bully’s mind so I moved to the petrifying first person. It…

Shattered-Short Story part 1

Shattered. We’ve driven by this place a few times; the windows are now all shattered which just confirms to me that it’s vacant. I’ve been in town for twenty-four hours and there’s an itch for me to return. As if it’s calling me begging me to walk inside, I promised I would never step there…

And The Winners Are. . . — Sudden Denouement Literary Collective

In November of 2018, the Sudden Denouement Literary Collective announced its first Short Story Contest centered around the theme ‘Things Would Never Be The Same.’ We received 129 submissions from around the globe with incredibly diverse interpretations of the theme. We took these submissions very seriously, going through not one, not two, but three rounds […]…

Intuition

You knew it was a difficult road and yet you never once complained.You knew you’d sometimes feel defeated but you never quit.You were certain there would be times where you’d want to throw everything away. But you learned to search for that deep faith and it made you believe again.Somehow once you dig that deep,…

Birthday Wish♥

“And the seven sea’s you sailAll the winding road you’re onLeave you lost and feeling all aloneLet my heart be your beacon home .” “Come To Me.” Celine Dion When my cousin was small, she traced my footsteps until she memorized them. Even though life forced her into the darkest places, she was never mine…