Relocate—The Witness Protection Program

The Daily Post prompt—RELOCATE This was the part about meeting people that Lizzie found difficult. No matter how much she told them, they always wanted more. Where are you from? What side of town? What schools did you attend? They didn’t need the details of her life, but if she didn’t share, they assumed there […]

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Mushrooms May Delay Age-related Illnesses

WP The Daily Post—MUSHROOM Do you want to live into your seventies, eighties, nineties, free of the illnesses that are expected to plague old people? If you’re like me, your ears are attuned to information about richer, longer lives. I had my children later in life, after enjoying freedom and pursuing professional success into my thirties. […]

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Cacophony Settles

Steve didn’t know what scared him most—the screaming, “reeeeeeeeeeee,- reeeeeeeeeeee,” of the siren or the careening ambulance that almost knocked him down. A bit shaken, he stepped back onto the curb. He’d wait for the next light. Two-way traffic poured unto the boulevard, close enough for him to touch. Car stereos blasted pop, classical, and […]

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Who is Promoting Your Book Release?

  I follow actress Gabrielle Union on Instagram and lately, she’s been over the moon about the release of her new book, “We’re Going to Need More Wine”. I haven’t read the book, but I went over to Goodreads and saw that it has solid four and five star reviews. This past Wednesday, on her […]

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Express

I’ve arrived at the two-week anniversary of the Word Press Writing Prompt. It’s the longest that I’ve stuck with daily blogging, and again, I’d like to express my thanks to Stacey Troilo for the post she wrote for Story Empire Blog, October 4. https://storyempire.com/2017/10/04/novelists-writing-shorts/. Since beginning this journey two weeks ago, I will have written […]

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