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Flash Fiction Photo Prompt

I love using my photography for writing prompts…the way it allows me to merge the two creative paths. You don’t have to be an expert photographer, and I promise it … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · 4 Comments

Time for a flash prompt..

It’s been a while since I did a writing prompt. Normally, I use my own photography on these, but I ran across this today, and it touched something in me … Continue reading

August 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Flash Fiction: Take Cover

Take Cover is a 250 word story I just wrote for an upcoming writer’s group challenge. The only stipulations were to use the word storm and to write no more than … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · 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

Frankenstein Takes Flight

From a distance she could only tell that she needed to slow down to figure out what it was. She pulled over on the side of the dusty two-lane road … Continue reading

June 23, 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

Anthologies Away…

So I’ve talked my critique group into helping me to create and produce an anthology of sorts. I’ve always thought about submitting stories to anthologies, but I got the idea … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · Leave a comment