Time to Retreat to my Writing Cave

We've returned from my super fun birthday trip to Mexico. The sad thing was that after we landed at LAX and picked up our rental car, we got a call from the pet sitter that our beloved 18-year-old Skipper was gone. He was more son than pet. He'd been having good days and bad days … Continue reading Time to Retreat to my Writing Cave

April is Writing Month (#NaPoWriMo #CampNaNoWriMo)

I've been gearing up for writing 30 poems in 30 days for #NaPoWriMo this April but I've just learned of #CampNaNoWriMo (April version of #NaNoWriMo--Novel Writing Month). Something has got to give! After #FAWM (February Album Writing Month), I've decided that perhaps I should give my ears a break and write a novel and poetry … Continue reading April is Writing Month (#NaPoWriMo #CampNaNoWriMo)

i Saw Him on a Video (#FAWM)

I Saw Him on a Video (copyright 2018, Kathy Holmes) Songwriting¬†Prompt: Retro Verse 1 I saw him on a video, his name was Clay Mills you know I jolted out of my seat and stared at a familiar face He was much younger, his name was that of his grandfather But if his dad was … Continue reading i Saw Him on a Video (#FAWM)

The Sublime Art of the Unreliable Narrator

Today's post from the Florida's Writer Association, "The Sublime Art of the Unreliable Narrator," got my attention, reminding me of a writing group I used to be a part of. We were chatting about something and I was offering my opinion and when, as an example for my point of view, I told of a … Continue reading The Sublime Art of the Unreliable Narrator