Characters Are People Too

Interesting Observation:

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Writers are sometimes called strange and even weird for being emotionally invested in the characters they create. Yet, readers who become immersed in the stories about these characters are viewed as insightful intellectuals.🙂 Continue reading

Politically Correct: A Short Story

Politically Correct was inspired by my Facebook friend, Singleton Lee, who responded to my call for a writing prompt. His idea was challenging to say the least. I know he meant it satirically but I decided to accept his challenge. His idea was to write a story about a woman who dated a democrat while secretly endorsing a Trump presidency. Here’s the story.

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Spinning Wheels: A Short Story

Spinning Wheels was inspired by my cousin and fellow author, L. Logan Chandler, who responded to my call for a writing prompt. Her idea was to write a story about a loveless marriage entangled in a love triangle. However, as I continued writing, the story took on a life of its own. Here’s the story.

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The Shower: A Ridiculously Short Story

The Shower was inspired by my Facebook and blogger friend, Linda Mansfield, who responded to my call for a writing prompt so I could exercise my writing muscles. Her idea was to expand on one of my 2-sentence horror stories called The Shower.  Here’s the expanded version of that story.

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