I get to make up words... https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/942191846637400064 ...and invent my own punctuation rules... https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/954111820310118402 ...And write the titles the way I want them. https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/954112557165498368 It's fun!
I'd love to have an image here, but I can't find a decent non-copyrighted one. If you'd like to see the machine described, plug "Vendo 81" into your favorite search engine's image search. This is a sentence fragment from a short story I'm working on; the protagonist is seeing ghosts of vending machines past.... Continue Reading →
The subtitle: look, there's a lot going on. It's no excuse for letting the blog go for a couple of weeks with no love. It's just what happened. The ridiculous title: I'm playing with the beginnings of yet another story. I do that a lot. A few never get finished because I don't like... Continue Reading →
I'm working on a short story set in the same universe as a previous short story. No big deal, authors do that all the time, right? Well... I'm somewhere north of seventy short stories to my name and I've only done that ONCE before. This is number two, so it's still sort of new ground... Continue Reading →
Why not post when I come up with a turn of phrase that particularly tickles me during my writing adventures? Maybe this will turn into a little impromptu series like my 'snippets', which are short excerpts from rough drafts. They have their own category so you can find them all in one place if you... Continue Reading →