Voices of Our Nations Arts

Transitions. Some of you may have heard me tell this story before and if so, please bear with me for a spell. Every since I was old enough to understand the purpose of a pen and paper, I’ve been writing stories.  My very first novel was written somewhere around the 7th grade.  My mother was […]

Daily Prompt: Fight or Flight

Daily Prompt: Write about your strongest memory of heart-pounding, belly-twisting nervousness: what caused the adrenaline? Was it justified? How did you respond? Crushes make me stupid. There is no other way to say it.  I like to think of myself ordinarily as a fairly intelligent individual, or at the least, I fake it like an […]

Writing Prompt: Characterization featuring Micah and Ima

I took a much needed break in order to finish a couple writing projects.  I was also overwhelmed by the increased demands placed on the mother of a new middle-schooler.  Dag!  Am I smarter than a 6th grader? I’m celebrating my return to blogging with a response to WRITING PROMPT #59 found in THE WRITER […]