This anthology sounds so delightfully creepy, I can’t even begin to tell you. Potters Field Six wants stories about unmarked graves. It doesn’t have to be just about a potter’s field, of course, there are tons of historical mass graves. Think of the Catacombs in Paris. Honestly, this contest is making me rethink writing forContinue reading “Potters Field Six”
Oliver The wiggle, waddle The excitement of your life! You cannot stand still Sluggish morning Pouring myself in Fitting into the crevices Of the morning flow Chai Rain on he window Steam rising from my tea cup the scent of warm leaves mingled with sweet, strong spices warm hands, even in the cold Color onContinue reading “Some more really bad poetry by me”
I swear, this month has gone by so damn fast! I’m still convinced it’s actually March and someone’s punking me. I didn’t think I was old enough yet for the distortion of time to really set in, but I guess I am. Wish it would distort a little more while I’m on the clock. Anyway,Continue reading “Why I’m Not A Journalist”
Yes, I am going to kiss ass a little today. I’m also going to be a little vain. Not very vain, though, because while I am a blogger I’m not blogging about news. You know what site does blog about the news? Buzzfeed. Recently they did a great series of photos where they asked TrumpContinue reading “Bloggers Hold The Future of The Fourth Estate”
Happy Throwback Thursday.
I have a never ending love of the news. I read several papers, watch it on tv, and pretty much irritate everyone around me with information they don’t care about. With this being the case, it might surprise you to read that I have a deep seeded hatred for many news organizations. Or maybe itContinue reading “I Hate Mainstream Media”
If creative writing lacks something, it’s accountability. If I don’t write short stories, no one cares much. If I miss a contest deadline, I don’t get to enter that contest, but that’s about the end of it. Pretty much, unless you’re under contract, your motivation is all carrot and a really small stick. That’s notContinue reading “Deadlines and Productivity”
I promised you that I would find you some places to send novellas, and I have done so. Here then, is another one. If you’ve written a horror novella, then you should consider sending it to Dark Minds. Genre– Dark horror or dark fantasy Word count– Up to 30,000 Payment– An advance, then a 50/50Continue reading “Dark Minds Press”
Happy Throwback Thursday.
Please, be gentle. But it’s national poetry month, so I thought I’d share some of my own poetry this month in place of prose. Don’t forget, I’m still taking your poetry submissions all month long. I wake and you’re not there triolet I wake and you’re not there And now the year is turning TheContinue reading “Some really bad poetry”