Dan rubbed the hood of his brand new, cherry colored Chevy Corvette Stringray with a clean cloth, then stepped back to admire it. His chest swelled. He’d longed for one of these ever since he could drive. He leaned in to continue cleaning then— A cough from someone at the end of his driveway. His… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: The Bike (Part 2)
Hey guys! Guess what time it is? You guessed it--Camp NaNoWriMo! With July 1 just around the corner, it's time to prep for that once a year writing camping trip a la internet! The only question is: Are you joining me for camp, or is it time for you to take a vacation? If your… Continue reading Caffeinated Convo: Camp NaNo or Time for a Vaca?
The neighbors were moving. Eleven year-old Danny kicked a stone along the sidewalk. He squinted against the sun and watched men move furniture into the house across the street. This was the third time the house had sold in two years. A shiver ran down his spine, despite the fact it was the first day… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: The Bike (Part 1)
Summer. It has finally arrived! Woo hoo! *cartwheel & flip* The kids are out of school (almost), vacations have been planned, and it's time to break out the shorts and the tank tops! And with Memorial Day weekend just a few short days ago, beaches along both coasts were undoubtedly swarming with bodies. Which leaves… Continue reading Caffeinated Convo: Do you prefer the beach?
Hey guys! Is it really Wednesday?? Ack! Sorry I'm a day late. We've had guests visiting from the east coast and I literally lots track of the days! But their time with us gave me the idea for today's topic of conversation! Summer or Winter. Which do you prefer? Here in Phoenix we've enjoyed a… Continue reading Caffeinated Convo: Summer or Winter?