You’re all nuts, aren’t you?

All of you out there who are participating in NaNoWriMo. I mean, it’s insane. 50k words in a single month. If it were at least a month with 31 days, but no… it has to be November! That’s 1666 2/3 words per day. PER DAY! And I guess there’s a catch. Or several. Like having…

Flash Fiction: The First Cut

Chuck Wendig’s flash fiction challenge this week is the follow-up to last week’s Opening Line Contest. Take one of the (approximately 500) posted opening lines and use it as starting point for your own story. I chose “The first cut is not always the deepest” by georgie538. 1000 Words. Warning: I took it literally. Violence…

Flash Fiction: Paula

And now for something completely different… Chuck Wendig’s flash fiction challenge this week is something-punk. “The literary subgenre -punk contains, as I see it, a couple key features – a) A world taken over by the technology or fuel source or by humans (often in an authoritarian role) attempting to control the utilization and implementation…

Sunshine Award

The fabulous Drakulus has nominated this blog for the Sunshine award! I feel flattered and honoured and am delighted to spread the love 🙂 The rules: 1. Share 10 facts about yourself 2. Nominate 10 other bloggers

Two updates …

… per week? Impossible. At least when I have to get something else out of the system first. Something about a horribly fucked up fuck, Tilma’s and other crème treats and the benefits of ice-cold water. And more. And lots of feeeeeels, of course. My muse is playing havoc with my schedule and my brain,…

Struggling!

Describe the process of learning to read – in an interesting way – by someone who isn’t a trained educationist – to a kid with a slight form of ADHD – without the use of pen & paper – in a language that’s not your own Holy daedra, fighting scenes and smut are a breeze…