Review: Cadence of Consequences: The Chronicles of Xannia Series (Book 2) by M.J. Moores

I had the pleasure of reading Cadence of Consequences early, given that I was lucky enough to beta read the second novel in The Chronicles of Xannia series. To be completely honest, after reading the first, I jumped at the chance. You can read my review of Time's Tempest here. So, before I share my review of … Continue reading Review: Cadence of Consequences: The Chronicles of Xannia Series (Book 2) by M.J. Moores

A Life Less Ordinary (Part 2): Day 30 – A Story A Day

This is the final day of the Story A Day Challenge for September. Thanks for all your patience - there have been a lot of stories this month! I'll leave you with part two of the story I began yesterday. A story from two different perspectives - that of father and son. I hope you enjoy. A Life … Continue reading A Life Less Ordinary (Part 2): Day 30 – A Story A Day

A Life Less Ordinary (Part 1): Day 29 – A Story A Day

As there are only two days left in the Story A Day Challenge for September, I decided to finish on a two part story - told from two different perspectives. A father and son. I hope you enjoy. A Life Less Ordinary - Part One The day started ordinarily enough. The house was silent and solid … Continue reading A Life Less Ordinary (Part 1): Day 29 – A Story A Day

Raging Storm: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #64

This week, the prompt words for Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Challenge are TIDE and FLESH. If you’ve never tried out a haiku before, and you’d like to learn more, click here to read Ronovan’s article on how to write a haiku poem in English form. This week I'm back to relating the poem to my current WIP. Sometimes I … Continue reading Raging Storm: Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Prompt Challenge #64

Wizards & Warriors Part 2: Day 28 – A Story A Day

This is part two of the story I wrote in response to the Writer’s Digest prompt (see below). It's part of the Story A Day Challenge. You’re playing a video game called Wizards & Warriors when, suddenly, lighten strikes the house, scaring you and causing you to black out. When you wake up, you’re trapped inside … Continue reading Wizards & Warriors Part 2: Day 28 – A Story A Day

Wizards & Warriors Part 1: Day 27 – A Story A Day

I'm using another Writer's Digest prompt today for the Story A Day Challenge. I had so much fun with the prompt, the story will be in two parts. You’re playing a video game called Wizards & Warriors when, suddenly, lighten strikes the house, scaring you and causing you to black out. When you wake up, you’re … Continue reading Wizards & Warriors Part 1: Day 27 – A Story A Day

Sunday Spotllight: WR101 – Geoff Le Pard

This week at Writing Room 101, Geoff Le Pard popped in for a visit and shared a great article with us. Geoff just finished his book tour - My Father and Other Liars, and you can learn more about the tour and his new book, here. The treatment of the adult orphan. When I started … Continue reading Sunday Spotllight: WR101 – Geoff Le Pard

Best Laid Plans: Day 26 – A Story A Day

Today, I decided to use a prompt from Writers Digest for the Story A Day challenge. Here it is: Your are going on a blind date for Valentine’s Day. In case the date is a dud, you have your best friend on standby. Your friend is to call you at 9:30 on the dot. If … Continue reading Best Laid Plans: Day 26 – A Story A Day

Witch in Training: Day 25 – A Story A Day

Today, I decided to use a prompt from Writers Digest for the Story A Day challenge. Here it is: You wake up one morning and find that you aren’t in your bed; you aren’t even in your room. You’re in the middle of a giant maze. A sign is hanging from the ivy: “You have … Continue reading Witch in Training: Day 25 – A Story A Day

Changing World: Day 24 – A Story A Day

A Story A Day - Prompt (24/9/15): Three Micro Stories. Flick through the gallery and pick the first three pictures that catch your attention. Now, write a short, 50-100 word story for each. No more than 100 words each. I used the prompt today, and wrote a short piece for each photograph I chose. But … Continue reading Changing World: Day 24 – A Story A Day