In a previous post I admitted to struggling with writing fiction because I’ve been trained as a journalist. Describing a scene, developing a character, and writing dialogue are shared story components of both fiction and non-fiction, but...―
Hello dear friends and fellow wielders of the pen, it has ∙ been a while since I last posted here at Two Drops of Ink. I have been busy ∙ trying to finish my book “Twisted Ride.” Along this journey of... ∙ A ...―
I've often wish that I could sing like a Nightingale ∙ with a voice that calls out deep into the soul of others ∙ to witness the spirit that I feel. ∙ I've often wish that I cold dance like the beautiful Prima Ballerina ...―
I have posted on other occasions that, while it is important as authors to know everything about your characters, it is not necessary to tell everything. I was recently reminded of this important aspect of writing when I read a novel by Ann ...―
Why fight? Because you are your only friend. More importantly, you’re the only one you can trust completely. Not your spouse, not your children, not your friends, not the government and certainly not the company you work for. ∙ Just ...―
Ernest Hemingway left behind great advise in letters, articles and books. Larry W. Phillips assembled these into a book published in 1984, Ernest Hemingway on Writing. Here are the seven best, as compiled by Open Culture. To get started, write one...―
Putting together an anthology with a group of writers is not easy. When you write a novel, it's all on you. When you put together a collection of stories, you have to rely on others. Deadlines, editing--all of that is crucial to getting your work ...―
From Dana: This is a guest post from Ron Vitale, author of the Cinderella’s Secret Diaries YA fantasy series. Ron is also the Director of Electronic Communications at Temple University and blogs on the writing life at RonVitale.com. Ron...―
Sex appeal viewing ∙ Love burst forth ∙ Drama unfolds ∙ Your eyes speaks to me ∙ Pulling me inward to your intoxication, I sank deep within your deep sea-blue, amazed at the hold you have on me, tensely waiting as if to...―
Another interesting story happened in Mayon Volcano, Albay, Philippines in late 1900s. It’s all about an alien tree bearing-fruits, which was believed that whoever eaten its fruit would enjoy the infinite power for the rest of his life. The story...―
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