Category Archives: #AMWRITING

Excellent Video Review of “Bitter Suites”

Oh, happy day! I just watched the first video review of Bitter Suites on the Running Scared channel. First, let me compliment Josh DeForge on an excellent presentation. He is articulate, unaffected and his delivery is friendly.┬áHe manages to catch … Continue reading

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Introducing J. Michael Jocelyn

J. Michael Jocelyn is a name you may not be familiar with yet, but this political activist and poet is sure to start gaining notoriety as a unique voice that sounds boldly. I had the pleasure of interviewing Jocelyn recently. … Continue reading

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E. Corpse Breathes!

Last week’s post about reviving our exquisite corpse was a success. There are already enough lines to have a fine poem. With one week left until the deadline, he breathes! A mist hangs over his cold lips, warming them. His … Continue reading

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Moving On… & Moving

The Kansas City Renaissance Festival is finished for 2018 and the garb is washed and put into storage. Now is the time for us to prepare for next year. To travel for Le Loup Garou Alchemy in the spring, we … Continue reading

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HWA’s Killer Recipe Contest

Boil…boil…toil and trouble…! Halloween is near and that means it’s time for HWA members to enter the Halloween Cookbook contest! Enter your best, spooky recipes for a chance at culinary fame. If you aren’t a member of the Horror Writer’s … Continue reading

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Writer Life: The First Month

A month ago I walked away from the day job life again to pursue the full time writer life. So far I’ve done two magazine layouts, written one business spotlight story for another magazine and done a lot of editing … Continue reading

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Book Pipeline Deadline Approaches

The deadline approaches for the 5th Annual Book Pipeline Competition! The contest seeks material for film or television adaptation. Open to writers worldwide, the contest accepts any genre, fiction or non-fiction. Published or unpublished.┬áVisit Book Pipeline here. One Grand Prize … Continue reading

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Can the Corpse Rise Again?

The exquisite corpse game was going great until I abandoned my duties and went afk/awol to play. But that’s the privilege of being a creative, right? I can slack off anytime? Aaaaaaand the answer is…no. Back to work for me. … Continue reading

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We Found the Perfect Job for Writers!

I am dedicated to working full time as a writer… but I have recently found the perfect job and accepted. But wait! Before you start madly slamming out an email damning me for my lack of conviction (I get it, … Continue reading

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Poetry Prompts: Day One

To celebrate the first National Dark Poetry Day yesterday, I started reading and writing in 31 Days of Poetry Prompts: Humanity by Jim Russo. There is a whole series of these great books available on Amazon. Each day provides a … Continue reading

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