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The Life of the Party


Here’s a scene I wrote from my first draft written in November as a part of my 50k for NaNoWriMo. My story, Falling Camelot, is still in the works, and I thought I would share this scene with all of you … Continue reading

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Something New to Do


I have to recommend that if you’re itching to do something new, try canoeing. I just did it for the first time today, and it was amazing. If you keep a calm pace, you can really admire a lot of … Continue reading

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The Journalist From Krupp


In response to the scene starter. This is me–journalist monkey of The Corner, a small media company in a small town in the middle of Washington, dressed all in black as I parade to the funeral of my latest article. My … Continue reading

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Another Maybe Scene


Here’s another possible scene from my story: I stared at the camera, twisting it around in my palms. Xander was asleep cold. He didn’t even hear it when I dropped my shoes next to his face. One even bounced off … Continue reading

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Camp NaNo excerpt


This is a chapter I just wrote before class this morning 😀 Obviously since this is nano it’s raw and uneditted. I hope you enjoy it regardless! ================== ZATO The damp cave walls echoed the distant sound of dripping. It’s … Continue reading

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Aura Bit: Animus Runaway


This is a little fragment I wrote to explore Animus, one of the main characters in my novel. He’s a Psyan (psychic) and the keeper of a very important artifact. The plot and setting of this fragment is no longer … Continue reading

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The Empty Hill


This is based off of a writing prompt from the Showing & Telling excerpt posted on the Facebook group by Kurt Schweitzer. ———————————————————————————————————————— “We’re here.” Shawn stopped the car, but didn’t turn the engine off. Steve Miller crooned on quietly … Continue reading

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Four Random Words: Gummy Bear Banana Mountain


I ended up writing a scene using characters from my YA novel-in-progress in response to the June 4th Four Random Words challenge. Here is how I translated the very random words, gummy, bear, banana, and mountain, into a short story/scene … Continue reading

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How I Met the Antarians


[This bit of story gets its idea germ from today’s writing challenge, but is styled after the series How I Met Your Mother. This piece is just the beginning of the beginning. It will later be revealed that the kids … Continue reading

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A Scene: Theft


One point of this blog is for members of the Rochester writing community, especially those who are just getting started as writers, to post their own works and gain both an audience and perhaps some feedback from other, more established … Continue reading

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