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Quote of the Week #55

“Dress suitably in short skirts and strong boots, leave your jewels in the bank, and buy a revolver.” -Countess Markievicz, 19th-century Irish revolutionary


Have You Seen This?: Hemingway App

Okay, so I might be a little late to the party with this one. I’ve seen it circulating amongst my writer circles for a month or so now and I was always pretty skeptical....


Creative Catastrophe- H

And the next letter of the alphabet, the letter H stands for Heroic Happenings. For this week’s Creative Catastrophe Challenge you need to, well, be creative. First off, this may seem like an arts...


The Novel Approach – Archetypes

I’ve been playing with castles and knights in shining armor. Why? Archetypes. Archetypes are characters, situations, or patterns that seem universal. Examples of this would be the knight in shining armor, the dark, scarred...


Creative Catastrophe- G

And this next letter for Creative Catastrophe is the lovely G, which stands for Google Gallivanting, because everyone loves Google. This week requires writing a poem, because everyone loves poetry as well. The first...


5 Reasons NOT to Study Creative Writing

Last week, I shared my top 5 reasons to study Creative Writing in college/university, but even I know it’s not all sunshine and roses. I’ve loved every minute of my degree, don’t get me...


Creative Catastrophe- F

F stands for Fort of Fortunate Feet, because forts are awesome. So this challenge involves, of course, building a fort. You can build a blanket fort in your bedroom or under the table or...