2010 – Story Starter #16

Fandango has a weekly Story Starter to get us writing some new goodies on our blogs, and it's a great way to get a story started and be inspired to write. This week’s Story Starter teaser is: It was in the spring of 2010 when I first realized that I could… free myself from the …

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E.M.’s Halloween Truths for Truthful Tuesday

Each week, PCGuyIV hosts Truthful Tuesday. Click here to join in the fun! Here is the question and my answer from the prompt. The Question Considering how last year went and the current state of things, do you have any plans for Halloween this year? Will you be going to any costume parties, handing out …

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My Stream of Consciousness – 10/16/2021 – A lot of “Ifs”

If only I had been stronger to fight the demons, my life would be different. However, she tells me that I am very strong to have been through so much and continue to stand strong and achieve my goals. If I would have listened to my inner self, I could have saved my family many …

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Anxious Heartbreak

Her upper lip quivered as she felt her heart being ripped from her chest. The world she had created was being swallowed up by the fissure of mistakes of her past. One conversation would change life back to a time when she was unstable and broken. Her heartbreak was matching the anxiousness she was feeling …

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E.M.’s Answer to #FPQ #139

Fandango's Provocative Question this week is: Do you consider yourself today to be more of a spontaneous person or more of a stable person? Which characteristic in others, spontaneity or stability, do you prefer? Why? My answer is: I am what some would call a hot mess at times and stable at other times. Sometimes …

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E.M.’s Flash Fiction #139

Fandango sponsors Fandango's Flash Fiction, where he posts a picture to inspire us to write a little bit based upon a photo prompt. The photo below is from Vivike@viviendorkaa.com. Photo credit: Vivike@viviendorkaa.com As she lies there next to her hand-drawn friend, she sees what her world can be if she just creates it for herself. …

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E.M.’s Song Lyric Sunday: Celestial

I am back with Song Lyric Sunday from newepicauthor, and this week theme is celestial things, like the moon, stars, heavenly bodies, planets, etc. I have a few songs that come to mind, but I will only choose two this time. I may do a few honorable mentions though *laughs*. https://youtu.be/7Xf-Lesrkuc This song is one …

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Voices: E.M.’s First Sestina

I got a little preoccupied trying a new style of poetry, so I have not posted since Friday. One of my fellow writers, revivedwriter, did a Sestina, and it was so cool that I wanted to try it myself. It's a very difficult poetry style, and it really challenged me. With that said, I am …

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