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Inspiration Strikes When You Least Expect It 5

Inspiration Strikes When You Least Expect It

I’m working on a new project. I’m excited! I can’t wait to see how this goes. Or how far. Kind of curious to see if I can pull this off. Character names are going to change later so I don’t have to keep them straight. For now, enjoy a snippet of...

Killing Two Birds With One Story 7

Killing Two Birds With One Story

Come one, come all! Join us at The GWSF (The Game of Wonderful, Sparkly Fun)! For writers of ALL levels! Be inspired, get creative, learn how to write to a specific audience (because, you know, letters target specific people). But most importantly HAVE FUN! Here’s my letter for today! Diane,   ...

Let’s Play The GWSF… 7

Let’s Play The GWSF…

Dear Ms. Considerer,      It has come to my Attention that there is a disturbing lack of Creativity within Contemporary Society as a whole. There is a sore need for Sparks of Imagination, especially for the young, those Dreamers of Dreams, Painters of Artful Things, Writers of Inspiring Works, and...

Sky Dancers: 5 Photos, 5 Stories (Day 1) 2

Sky Dancers: 5 Photos, 5 Stories (Day 1)

So, last week my friend AJ (from Twisted Writers and For The Love Of…) threw down a gauntlet in the form of a challenge. She’s been doing a five photos, five stories challenge, and she nominated me (among others) to take the challenge. The Rules: 1) Post a photo each day...

Sometimes You Just Need A Reminder 2

Sometimes You Just Need A Reminder

Resharing a story I wrote a few years ago when I began writing again.  I sort of needed to remember the feeling of a finished project, and it’ll be new to all you darlings who haven’t read it yet. Enjoy! xo Jesi   The Sacrifice by Jessica Scott     It’s...

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The Fickle Muse

Happy Monday everyone. I am stuck in my house today. Winter has finally arrived in Texas. I awoke around four this morning to ice and sleet and a little bit of snow cracking on my windowpanes. I do believe I am a captive in my house for the next few days…or...

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NaNoWriMo Update

Time for a NaNo update. If you look over to your right in my sidebar you should notice a NaNo word count widget. Do you see it? There’s a number in it. I have written about 12, 606 words to date. I’ll be honest. That number does not count the words...

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In Which I Wish I Had A Pensieve

I have been trying to write all morning. I’m working on The Faerie’s Tale, which I have now renamed The Witch’s Tale (by the way, the title will probably change often-you have been warned). I have been typing away for two hours now. I have two-thirds of a page written. That’s...

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A Work In Progress

I know, I know. It’s been some time since I last posted anything. Life just gets crazier than normal in August for us here at the Asylum. There’s so many things we have to do to prepare for the next school year. Lock had freshman band camp and then Jack had...

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