Writing Question: Conflict

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Ciao, SEers. Seems my time for a Friday post has rolled around again. This is the week of the month where we pose a question for discussion. I’m going to discuss first, then pose my question. Ask one hundred authors how to craft a story, and you’ll get one hundred…

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You be the judge!

The Daily Post Word Prompt—GUILTY There are the things I’m guilty of: Not exercising Exercise has to be a lifestyle. My lifestyle is to sit. Not achieving weight loss goals Not being able to loose is frustrating because I walk and workout for at least a month before I quit. When I weigh myself, expecting […]

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The Kiss

The Daily Post—WP Monday It’s awkward to know when it’s right to take that first kiss. From the moment I saw Frazier, kissing him was all I could think about. No, he wasn’t the type I’d envisioned myself falling for. He wasn’t movie star handsome or body-builder athletic, but there was a magnetic power in […]

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Premature Assessments Can Do Lifelong Harm

Originally posted on Help from Heaven:
As a professor, I met so many students who had a poor opinion of their abilities to be more than just be average in college because someone had told them early in their lives that they were not smart, capable, or good enough to be successful. These are what…

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