The Writing Life

…a literary journey

stretch, yawn, open eyes

My holiday break from online activity extended into quite a long one; a much needed one. But I’ve returned, and look forward to reading and writing content that gives us all a … Continue reading

January 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Fitzgerald Resurrected

I just finished reading the newly published collection of lost stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald, and it brought back my decades-old teenage obsession with Scott and Zelda. My younger self … Continue reading

July 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Happy New Year!

Wishing all the creative friends out there the best year ever…whether you write, paint, sculpt or any of the other limitless number of passions that keep us sane, I hope … Continue reading

January 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Writing Prompt: Every Picture Tells a Story

It’s been a while since I’ve done a writing prompt, so I dug this photo out of my archives. I took it about eight months ago in downtown Eau Gallie’s … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Photo Prompt: In the Eye of the Beholder

Photography has always been one of the only pastimes that keeps me in the moment.  Most activities, including writing, allow me too much time for self-reflection, which I’ve been known … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Short & Sweet…

This week I’m really looking for feedback to a question I’m hoping some of you fiction writers may have asked, and now are willing to pass that wisdom down. Beta … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

…a new beginning

Welcome to my new blog! My name is Vicki Roberts and I’m happy to embark on this new platform. My previous blog was on another site, and while it was … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · 2 Comments