[Writing tips] Love is such a small word “Love is such a small word… if I told you guys that I loved you… it wouldn’t be enough.” Ange Lowell, … Continue reading [Writing tips] Love is such a small word
[Inspiration] You’re only given a little spark of madness… You got to be crazy, It’s too late to be sane, too late You got to go full-tilt bozo Cause, you’re … Continue reading [Inspiration] You’re only given a little spark of madness…
[Writing tips] Formatting: now and then When I published Back in the rain, it never occured to me that I could ask somebody else to format my book for pubblication. … Continue reading [Writing tips] Formatting: now and then
[Inspiration] People are full of contradictions “People are… Full of contradictions. They’re lonely. And then they’re not. They’re missed. And then they’re not.” Kou Yoneda, 漂えど沈まず、されど泣きもせず [Tadayoedo Shizumazu Saredo Naki … Continue reading [Inspiration] People are full of contradictions
“Sometimes you’re the protagonist and someone else is the hero.” A.D. Posey The protagonist is the very first thing I figure out when I think of a new story. How … Continue reading [Characters] Who is your protagonist?
Many people hear voices when there is no-one there. Some are called mad and are shut up in rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Others are called … Continue reading [Inspiration] Writing dialogue
A plot is also a narrative of events, the emphasis falling on causality. “The king died and then the queen died” is a story. “The king died, and then the … Continue reading [My WIP] Oulining Plot & Story
Today Google is wishing me a Happy Birthday. It made me smile because I had completely forgotten that today was Elen’s Birthday. Elen is me, and at the same time … Continue reading What’s in a name
L’Epifania tutte le feste porta via In Italy, the 6th of January represents the last day of Christmas Holidays: the Feast of the Epiphany. A very old Italian legend says … Continue reading The last day of holiday
The station was packed with people, and it was only 8 am in the morning. Lisa’s train was 18 minutes late. How can a train already be late at 8 … Continue reading Always go south – a Christmas short story
“I’m positive I’ll be back with new content in November,” I said in October… and here I am now (I know, I’m a bad person).
I saw her for the first time when I was only a child. She had long hair and a sweet face. She was well-mannered and shy, that kind of girl … Continue reading Inside me – Halloween short story