“Neoteric Thoughts,” A #Tanka #ABRSC

Hello and welcome to my contribution to my weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge. This week we had to find synonyms for “experience and new.” I decided to create a Tanka poem using the words neoteric for new, and technique for experience. Here are the instructions for writing a Tanka Poem: TANKA IN ENGLISH 5/7/5/7/7 syllable structure. YourContinue reading ““Neoteric Thoughts,” A #Tanka #ABRSC”


I believe I am suffering from some writing burnout… On Tuesday, May 10th, I finished writing the first draft of my first novel – 68,433 words! I am elated and also worn out. It has been a busy six months. Since November 2015, we moved from Florida to Colorado. In that time, I have readContinue reading “CRASH and BURN”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #55 Five & Thrive

Ronovan’s words for us this week are, “five and thrive.” If you like haiku, make sure to check out Ronovan’s blog! I like to call this haiku, “My Nine to Five World.” Thanks so much for visiting. I love seeing you all.  

RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #51 Future & Give

This week, I must admit I have been tired and stressed. So much so, that it was with great joy I saw our prompt words this week: future and give. Nice positive sounding words. Just what I need to pep up my writing! Thanks, Ronovan! I like to call this, “An Ode to Novel Writing.”Continue reading “RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge #51 Future & Give”

Magical Memories

When browsing through memories swirling within your mind, most people often find – magic is the least understood of the fairy-tale arts. Fear not!  Look deep within your soul – to remember a time when enchantment explained your world, first seen through the eyes of a child. Fairies do belong – in the magic ofContinue reading “Magical Memories”