Poetry & Flash Fiction, World-building

An Alpha to Match Mine- Flashfiction

Nox and Theo stood by one another for years, fighting side-by-side to provide for and protect their friends and family. When their aggression was directed at their enemies, they were the perfect alpha pair, but when it was directed at each other, entire cities would fall before either would back down. Some day soon, they would… Continue reading An Alpha to Match Mine- Flashfiction

Literary Citizenship, Psychology & Social Thoughts

Writer’s Anxiety and Why We Should Talk About It

Every day on my Twitter feed I see posts from fellow writers chronicling their feelings of worthlessness, distress, and crushing self-doubt in regards to their writing and by extension themselves. As writers we place a lot of value in the success of our words, and whether we are published or not, those words mean the… Continue reading Writer’s Anxiety and Why We Should Talk About It

NaPoWriMo 2018

NaPoWriMo 2018- An End Poem

I jotted this down in my notebook yesterday as a final poem for National Poetry Writing Month, but didn't get a chance to post it till now. Hope everyone you engaged in NaPoWriMo 2018 had a good time writing and/or reading some spontaneous, completely unedited poetry. 🙂 Inspired by Smashing Pumpkins "The Beginning is the… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2018- An End Poem

NaPoWriMo 2018, Psychology & Social Thoughts

NaPoWriMo 2018- Racing Thoughts

Racing Thoughts It’s 4 am and I can’t sleep again Because my mind just won’t turn off My thoughts are racing Pacing, tracing It grows inside me Slowly replacing The sanity I once knew clatter of noise building within like discordant Dionysian drums Beating my mind into rhythmic Trance of broken cacophonic thrums I lay… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2018- Racing Thoughts