WRITER’S WORKSHOP III, May, 2020: Story Structure, Difficult Choices, and Birds

The assignment for my creative writing class was a fun one: Write a story under 300 words that includes all the parts of ABDCE structure (more on that in the challenge), give your protagonist a strong desire, have your protagonist learn that he or she only has 24 hours to live, and give your character … Continue reading WRITER’S WORKSHOP III, May, 2020: Story Structure, Difficult Choices, and Birds

Poem: Free Verse – “Out of Reach” #amwriting #poetry #GDGC

Credit: Jeremy Bishop via Unsplash Words of many inked, But, from yours I hide and shrink. Afraid to glow, Afraid of your caustic blows. So, terrified you’ll destroy a flicker of hope; Words can deconstruct and maim, Sometimes I have to hide the truth; I dimmed my light. Become a shadow within the spotlight — … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Out of Reach” #amwriting #poetry #GDGC

Poem: Free Verse – “Of Terror & The Dying” #amwriting #poetry #vegasshooting #yegstrong #GoDogGoCafe

--------I wish you wouldn't kill, I wish she wouldn't shoot.  I wish you didn't feel the need,  To take others with you in death.  I wish you knew your pain,  Was a problem that could've been helped,  If wish you had only asked.  I wish you weren't indoctrinated That morals stopped your,  Urge to kill and … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Of Terror & The Dying” #amwriting #poetry #vegasshooting #yegstrong #GoDogGoCafe