Monthly Archives: April 2011

Acts of Faith

By | April 26, 2011

Have you ever walked into a movie halfway and then spent the rest of the movie trying to figure out what it all means? It makes for a challenging viewing experience – you don’t really know the characters, and you have to guess why people do what they do – you don’t get the luxury… Read More »

Novel Status

By | April 5, 2011

I’ve actually not posted this in a while. I have written approximately 100,000 words for the novel. About 30,000 of them were discarded over time  – saved, actually, into a clippings folder. I’ve been struggling with the last half of the book – the second act, mostly. I take this kid from youth and innocence… Read More »

Freewrite 2011-04-04

By | April 5, 2011

Rules are the same. First line is the prompt; the rest is the story. We have 10 minutes to complete a story, so there’s no time to go back and “fix” things. =========================================== Jenny always enjoyed visiting the shore, but she most loved talking to the fish people. There was something gentle and soothing about… Read More »