I am so excited right now! In May, I was invited by Z Publishing House to submit a short story in their Nebraska's Emerging Writers competition with the prize being the opportunity to be published in a book of short stories. I found out this week that my submission, (a scene from my book) was … Continue reading I’m getting published!
A little story I wrote in an act of rebellion against my writer's block
This is a short story I wrote for a competition way back in junior high. I got second place, but when I read it now, I can't help but wonder why the judges liked it so much.
“God, please give me a mommy and a daddy who will love me and adopt me. I don’t mean to be bad, but nobody wants me. Can you please make me good enough so that some nice mommy and daddy will want me? Thankyou God. Amen.” I lay in my bunk bed and prayed with … Continue reading A Foster Kid’s Prayer
I was just flipping through some old notes for my book and I came across a little scene that I wrote. I still think it's kinda funny, so I decided to share. P.S. It's funnier when you are familiar with all the character's personalities, but hopefully it won't be too boring for you. "So … Continue reading Connor VS. the Captain
Who else has the problem of getting one great idea after another while you're writing, but those great ideas do not come in the order that they need to be put into the book? Lately that's what's been happening to me. I've got no less than 3 chapters that are about half done that will … Continue reading A lot of random ideas
To write, is to create. To creat new worlds is to visit the places and times I will never be able to see. Through writing, I can do things only possible in dreams. To write, is to be strong, beautiful, confident, invulnerable. To write, to create, is to be Fearless! This is why it … Continue reading To Write
It was recently brought to my attention that my last blog was hard to understand. It was also the first blog I tried before I moved over here to WordPress but still... I will admit that I don't really know why I wanted to start a blog in the first place. The idea literally just … Continue reading A question for my followers…..
Ronin had left the other three warriors from the cave behind to bring Anara’s Stallion Storm, back at a slower pace. The stallion was very sick from laying out in the cold rain after such a long and tiring run, but Ronin couldn’t just leave him there in case the enemy came back … Continue reading A Village’s Pain…-A full chapter of my Book!!
Training Begins The sun was just coming over the horizon when I woke and I dressed myself quickly in a sleeveless light gray tunic that showed my muscular arms with the two tattooed bands that went around my upper arms, and the jagged scar on my left arm just below the tattoo from where I … Continue reading A bit of my book… Training