Run dragon

The dragon flapped its heavy wings on top of the tower. Everything—leaves, bushes, flowers—bent down to its power. It let out a hurtling cry, alerting everyone in the country of its presence. I crouched behind a tree, making sure my earmuffs stayed on tight. I didn’t want to lose my hearing just because I had … Continue reading Run dragon

Words becoming reality

“Does this sound right?” I asked, highlighting a paragraph in the Word document. Ethan leaned diagonal toward my laptop. His hand stayed by his chin as he always did while thinking. “As they rounded the corner, the portal came into view.” I shuttered. It was always strange to hear my written words out loud. “The … Continue reading Words becoming reality

55 songs to inspire creativity

What are we? Writers! What do we need? Musical inspiration! Well, of course! Here’s some songs I’ve found that have either sparked a story, motivated me to write, or inspired me in general. (I know there are a bunch of songs, but I did go through over 1,500 songs.) Believe in Me – Demi Lovato … Continue reading 55 songs to inspire creativity

Why I write

there's no greater movement inside of methan when their faces shine brightfrom something I've created from nothing the something may make me crymake me fall into self-doubtbut there's beauty from the pain the beauty brings smiles onto people's facesthe smiles give me a rushed feelingthe rushed feeling beckons me to write again my words could … Continue reading Why I write

Positive writing times

There’s this negative aroma around the writing profession at times. So, in case you have forgotten recently, I will enlighten you with some amazing writing facts. More people read these days, which also means more chances of your work getting found, read, and liked. It’s all right if you’re writing more than one story at … Continue reading Positive writing times

Book review – How to Write Good (Spoiler Free)

“I’ve always set my expectations low and then been pleasantly surprised when a video did well. I’ve found that this is the best way to avoid being disappointed: Lowball yourself in life, and you’ll be fine.” Title: How to Write GoodAuthor: Ryan HigaGenre: Non-fictionPages: 224Publication date: May 30, 2017Publisher: Little Brown Books Ryan Higa wrote a … Continue reading Book review – How to Write Good (Spoiler Free)