Social Media and the Short Story

Originally posted on Nadia L King:
Sometimes I pinch myself. Social media has expanded my life in so many ways. Every day I have a three-way conversation with two fellow writers; each of us living in a different time zone. One is on the other side of this vast island continent on which I live…

Typewriters and Other Such Revolutions

Originally posted on Nadia L King:
Have you noticed lately that typewriters are now cool? They’re vintage hip with retro-sexiness all over them… Last year I bought my husband a pair of cufflinks made from the keys of an old typewriter. I liked how they looked, the uniqueness of the gift (side-note: I’m terrible at…

Damned Words 17

Originally posted on Pen of the Damned:
Good Grace Nina D’Arcangela The metamorphosis begins with the lick of first dew. As Mother’s milk rains down, do we not feel the fracture, the impending breach; do we not begin to break under her ever present gaze? To hold fast we strive, yet a fool’s errand that.…