I started work on my Stage 2 outline for Deniable Unit 1 yesterday. I hadn’t read the Stage 1 iteration for ages, thinking it was going to 100% suck… it turns out only 15% made me cringe! Lesson learned: let your writing breathe for a bit—you might surprise yourself. #amwriting
What a wonderful quote to start the new week. Thanks, Meistertask! #MotivationMonday
Even though it’s a dreich day here in Glasgow, there’s still beauty all around. Here are some flowers I spotted on my walk this morning.
Welcome to Week 6 of the Friday Fiction Writing Challenge! Here’s a complete list of all the posts so far. Feel free to join in.
This week’s random word is: Cardigan.
Huh, as words go, cardigan is a wee bit of a doozy. The first word that sprang to mind was boring—think stroppy teenager. But, there’s something to be said about lackluster words, they really make your imagination work hard to get something juicy.
I set the timer for my five-minute sprint and crossed my fingers that I’d stumble upon something, anything, that I could work with.
Here’s my first sprint (meandering and unedited):Continue reading “Genre Scribes: Friday Fiction Writing Challenge #6 — Cardigan”
Currently reading: Sizzling Story Outlines by H. R. D’Costa
@JezB and I have been watching S4 of Rabbids on Netflix. An epi called “Ghost Rabbid” reminded us of the awesome opera sequence in Fifth Element. So much so we were going to buy/rent a digital copy this weekend. But…no one has one! 😦
Week 5: Call
Welcome to Week 5 of the Friday Fiction Writing Challenge! Here’s a complete list of all the posts so far if you’d like to join in.
This week’s random word is: Call.
I didn’t have much time to dilly-dally on the challenge today. The site was down for a couple of days while I moved from wordpress.com to wordpress.org. So, I pretty much just got my head down and let my imagination do its job.
Here’s my first sprint (unedited):Continue reading “Genre Scribes: Friday Fiction Writing Challenge #5 — Call”
Listening to some 🎵 Pearl Jam while I get the site back up and fully #indieweb ready now that I’ve moved to wordpress.org!
This little bubble has been floating around my kitchen for about 5mins. It’s on the floor now, unpopped (‘scuse the in vacuumed state). I’ve never known a bubble to last this long. I’m weirdly fascinated by it.