Writing Exercises

Deep sensory passage – Lake Superior muse

The day was comfortable in the way that last breath of summer is in the middle of September. My sweatshirt was almost too warm, and I shielded my eyes against the sun’s brilliance. Another thirty feet and a hopscotch across a dozen rocks brings me to the foot of the boulder slick with spray. Every […]

What’s your character’s quirk? Write a scene where it’s prominent.

Thank you to ehbates and her BumblesBooks blog for this week’s writing prompt. I jotted down this short scene that may find its way into one of my books.     A crime scene tech balled up the yellow police tape from the scene, and then scooped up the last of the plastic tent markers. […]