Zero Hour

I’m a big fan of I don’t have to pay for cable because the shows I want to watch are on If I’m out and about and miss something I wanted… Continue reading

Deidhre Wauchop

On Wednesdays I like to promote other people’s blogs. This week is about Deidhre Wauchop. You can read about other guest bloggers under Categories: Guest Bloggers. Deidhre is a retired educator of the… Continue reading

Weekly Writing Challenge: A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Words

This is a  writing challenge from WordPress. Here is the link: Weekly Writing Challenge: A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Word This is the only photo I have of Dad, Mike and me. Mom… Continue reading

Friday Fiction: After Lunch

Friday Fictioneers is a challenge to write a 100 word story from a picture prompt. It’s hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, anyone can play.  Check out the link at the end of my story… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

I have not been out and about with my camera in a while, for two very good reasons. First, it’s below zero out there. Second, I have been locked up with a bad… Continue reading

Writing Challenge: the Devil is in the Details

Writing Challenge: the Devil is in the Details This is from the beginning of Bearer of Trust, the new novel that I am presently working on. (I apologize that there are four paragraphs… Continue reading

Phyllis Moore

On Wednesdays, I like to promote other bloggers. Today I’m promoting me. ;0) My name is Phyllis Moore and I just signed with North Star Press to publish my first novel The people… Continue reading

Daily Prompt: I Got Skills

Today the Daily Prompt asked: If you could choose to be a master (or mistress) of any skill in the world, which skill would you pick? I have many creative interests. Unfortunately, there’s… Continue reading

Clever Storytelling

In Airborn, Kenneth Oppel introduces the ship Aurora in one little surprise at a time. He begins the story with the hero, Matt Cruse, in the crow’s nest. I imagine Matt in a… Continue reading

Creating Plot Around a Good Fictional Lie

Lies are not good. The Bible says: Thou shalt not lie. Good advice. Yet every one tells them. “Your new hair cut is original.” “That new color in your living room … it’s… Continue reading