Tag: Creative Writing

When Loss Reveals the Depth of Love

This challenge from 3 AM Epiphany, Point of View Exercise 1: The Reluctant I, is to write a 600 word story from the first person point of view using “I” only twice. Let’s talk about HARD!

Essential Oils for Creatives

Looking for ideas on essential oils that can help with your creativity? My blog The Essential Creative is filled with suggestions but here is a quick look at some of the most popular oils.

Just Write Already!

Do you have a story within you that you haven’t started writing yet? What are you waiting for? Here are some thoughts about why you should begin writing today.

Pictures & Prose: Dead End

Do you keep going when you realize you hit a dead end – or do you turn around? A little story about my tendencies.

Pictures & Prose: Be The Change

Originally posted on Shell Vera: Poetry & Fiction:
Sometimes I like to look a picture and then let my fingers run all over the keyboard. No edits – just free writing for 15 to 30 minutes without really thinking so much as letting my…

The Execution that Gave Life

Originally posted on Shell Vera: Poetry & Fiction:
The day had not gone as planned. It was supposed to be an easy execution, but the prisoner spoke up at the last minute, causing a delay. The person provided information causing the warden to call…