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jeffrey-ricker's picture
Nov.26.2013
(First of all, congratulations to Donna in Ohio for winning the copy of The Lavender Menace I gave away on Goodreads. If you're reading this, I hope you enjoy the book!) I can tell that it's getting close to the end of the semester, because I'm getting less sleep and drinking more coffee. It...
jeffrey-ricker's picture
Sep.25.2013
It's pretty easy to tell when the latest semester of grad school kicked into gear based on how infrequently I post. I've been writing, and TAing, and working on the literary magazine's contest, which I hope you'll check out. I also took time to write a post about a writing prompt, which I...
michelle-matthews-calloway's picture
Jan.08.2013
(So I'm sitting here in my usual insomniac mode and it suddenly dawns on me that I forgot to upload today's (Monday, January 7) post! Since it's still technically Monday until I go to bed, here it is. #dontjudgeme) Thursday I mentioned that I want to start working on a book. I'm toying with...
annette-talbert's picture
Aug.15.2011
We go through many, many adolescences in our lives. But if you continue to mature as you age, you will go through minor “adolescences of the spirit” at least every decade. ~Laurie Halse Anderson No truer words have been written. I've survived two adolescent phases since my teens and I'm in the...
david-alderman's picture
May.09.2011
Monday, Monday, Monday. That means it's time for this week's writing prompt! Remember, you can write as little or as much as you'd like, and if you want, you can post your response to the prompt right here. **All work is under copyright of its authors** Here we go... Your character(s...
david-alderman's picture
May.02.2011
Not entirely sure where the weekend went, but here we are at Monday again and another writing prompt! Remember, you can write as little or as much as you'd like, and if you want, you can post your response to the prompt right here. **All work is under copyright of its authors** Here we go...
david-alderman's picture
Apr.25.2011
I wanted to post this earlier today, but I'm still getting back on my game after my vacation to California last week - which I will detail in a post later this week.  So, without further wait, here is this week's writing prompt. Remember, you can write as little or as much as you'd like, and...
david-alderman's picture
Apr.04.2011
So, it hit 101 degrees here last week and I've officially decided I will be moving out of Arizona in the near future. I have my eye on a spot in California, but I need money first. Until then, I decided I'd make this week's writing prompt winter themed. Remember, you can write as little or as...
david-alderman's picture
Mar.28.2011
It's Monday, and what better way to start the day than with this week's writing prompt. Remember, you can write as little or as much as you'd like, and if you want, you can post your prompt right here. **All work is under copyright of its authors** Here we go... Your character(s) is in an ancient...
david-alderman's picture
Mar.21.2011
I've been a real science fiction mood lately and it's rubbed off on today's writing prompt. Remember, you can write as little or as much as you'd like, and if you want, you can post your prompt right here. **All work is under copyright of its authors** Here we go... Your character(s) is...