Category Archives: Bites and Bobs

Photos, drawings, and blurbs.

The Enemy Within

In light of the current political shenanigans, pipelines, shootings, women and gender inequality, and immigrant hate, I got to thinking. Why can’t we all just get along? The old saying goes, “Keep your friends close and your enemies closer.”  And whether … Continue reading

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The Perils of Pickling Peppers

I’ve noticed lately, that most of my blogs (not including The Author’s Voice) have either been rants or me pissing and moaning about writing. So I thought to myself, “self? Why don’t you post a piece of your early writing?” To … Continue reading

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Finding Edgar

When most people consider vacation ideas, tropical resorts normally top the list seconded only by camping. But we are not normal. Yes we have been to Florida and Mexico, but one can only go there so many times before the … Continue reading

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November Blog Chain- Cover Copy

This month’s assignment should I choose to accept it: NaBloPoMo – National Blog Posting Month (not affiliated with the real NaBloPoMo). Write up a back cover blurb for a book you have written or would like to write. It should … Continue reading

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Setting the scene

June’s writing prompt from the AbsoluteWrite forum is “Write a location description, and make us feel as if we are there. No dialogue, no introductory comments, just a location. We’re the tourists, you’re the guide.” While I didn’t exactly follow … Continue reading

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Voices

As most of you know, I am current attending a writing workshop hosted by Writescape’s own Ruth Walker. We are covering a number of different facets of writing, each one designed to make us, as a writers, break out of … Continue reading

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Yes Poetry as Well…

   I realized that the majority of my posts lately have been all about the trials a tribulations of being a writer. And while the blog is entitled, inside a writers head, it can get dusty in here, so, in … Continue reading

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