Today's Prompt: Why do we travel to places we dread?
Today's post is a work of fiction. But it's one I'm sure people can relate to. If it speaks to you, leave a comment.
It’s a strange prompt, really. A random page number. How does one tackle such an odd prompt? You can grab for the book you’re reading, flip to page 42 and talk about it. You can use the first line of that page for inspiration. You can borrow the feeling of that page and craft something... Continue Reading →
This will not appear anywhere in the Magical YA because it happens decades before the events of the story.
“In ancient legends, the goddess Aphrodite appears to mortals in the form of whatever they find most attractive, whether it is male, female, both, or neither. What form do they take for you?”Describe the color of their skin in words other than color, describe the smell of their skin, or the way they move. This... Continue Reading →
Recently on my YouTube channel I promised to post a short story or selection using second person point of view. Below, you'll find that post. As always, be cool and don't steal. If you decide to take up the challenge as well drop a link to your own short story or selection in the comments.... Continue Reading →
I'm pretty sure everyone already knows that I was an elementary school teacher for fifteen years. Some people know the story of my first year of teaching. This short story that I'm sharing today takes shades of that story. However, this story is not based on anyone real. The story is fictional. I draw on... Continue Reading →
Welcome to another edition of "I found this in my idea journal and thought you'd be interested in it". As always, please remember you're welcome to comment but don't steal. Enjoy!