I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual. Virginia Woolf (via arosary)

I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual. Virginia Woolf (via arosary)

Neil Gaiman Explains How the Phrase “Strong Women”€™ Begets Lazy Writing

It shouldn’t be any harder to write strong (as in, fully-wrought and believable) female characters than it is to write strong male characters because women, just like men, are people (not that not being a person has ever prevented a… Read moreNeil Gaiman Explains How the Phrase “Strong Women”€™ Begets Lazy Writing

Neil Gaiman Explains How the Phrase “Strong Women”€™ Begets Lazy Writing

It shouldn’t be any harder to write strong (as in, fully-wrought and believable) female characters than it is to write strong male characters because women, just like men, are people (not that not being a person has ever prevented a… Read moreNeil Gaiman Explains How the Phrase “Strong Women”€™ Begets Lazy Writing

Writing Prompt

The first line of your story is “Why is that sandwich over there?”

Writing Prompt

The first line of your story is “Why is that sandwich over there?”

Rapid Prompt

Roses intertwined in the trellis.

Rapid Prompt

Roses intertwined in the trellis.

Writing Prompt

Write for 5 minutes in the place you most often write in/at/on. Then write for 10 minutes in your least favorite place to write. What was easy about this? What was hard? Would you try this again? What differences were… Read moreWriting Prompt

Writing Prompt

Write for 5 minutes in the place you most often write in/at/on. Then write for 10 minutes in your least favorite place to write. What was easy about this? What was hard? Would you try this again? What differences were… Read moreWriting Prompt

Writing Prompt

A great, unfathomable loss has occurred. But you are the only one who cares.

Writing Prompt

A great, unfathomable loss has occurred. But you are the only one who cares.

Writing Prompt

A serious family tradition has been broken. Why? What are the consequences? Can the family recover? How?

Writing Prompt

A serious family tradition has been broken. Why? What are the consequences? Can the family recover? How?

Rapid Prompts

Candles flickering Tradition Warm glow Moonlight over a park bench All wrapped up

Rapid Prompts

Candles flickering Tradition Warm glow Moonlight over a park bench All wrapped up

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Glass baubles.

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Glass baubles.

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The cool touch of lace

Rapid Prompt

The cool touch of lace