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Hana Frank
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Back to the writing
Trying again to overcome resistance and fear. Trying to stick to a daily writing habit.  Feeling inspired by the exercises in a gem of a book by Dorothea Brande - Becoming a Writer.   First exercise - write first thing every morning, before you do anything ...
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Stuck
I keep returning to the flash about the girl who suddenly realises (finally admits?) her boy friend doesn't love her. I've got loads of writing 'doodles', some moments I like, but how to reveal in an interesting way , that things have changed? I'm in love w...
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Third person and deep POV
Been trawling the net, desperate to find a copy of Fallen , a short story by Alicia Gifford. One of the most perfect pieces of flash fiction I've ever read.  Note to Self - when you fall in love with a piece of fiction, make a COPY.  Don't just paste in a l...
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Prompt from Terribleminds
Prompt from Check Wendig - 'Come up with a great opening line'  Maybe one day I'll come up with great opening lines.  http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2014/04/11/flash-fiction-challenge-the-return-of-the-opening-line-contest/ _______ Each day the Genie beg...
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Short story
Found some simple advice about short story structure. Lets try this with the 'house' story:  Dramatic start (scene) Decisive sequel Surprising middle (scene) Satisfying end (scene) Note - sequels are less than half the length of scenes  Hmm - only 1 sequel ...
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Part 3 of 5 part story challenge
Part 3 of fantastic story prompt from Chuck Wendig Flash Fiction Challenge - 200 words at a time - part three A Gifted Wizard   Part 1 by   Andrew Linder  -  Part 2 by   Caitlin McColl Part 3 by yours truly - in a different font Mary loved Christmas because...
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Part 3 of 5 part story challenge
Part 3 of fantastic story prompt from Chuck Wendig Flash Fiction Challenge - 200 words at a time - part three A Gifted Wizard   Part 1 by   Andrew Linder  -  Part 2 by   Caitlin McColl Part 3 by yours truly - in a different font Mary loved Christmas because...
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Terribleminds - Second part of a 200 words story challenge
Millions of Cats First 200 words written by Rebecca Douglas http://www.ninjalibrarian.com/2013/11/wendig-challenge-first-200-words.html Things never worked out according to plan when there were cats involved.  I knew that, and I should have known better tha...
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