Archive for September, 2013

Monday morning writing joke: “Rhetoric”

What do you get when you cross a joke with a rhetorical question?

September 30, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Bailed-Out Bank CEO: Public Criticism of Wall St. Bonuses is Just Like Lynchings | We’re Not Making This Up!, What Matters Today | BillMoyers.com

Bailed-Out Bank CEO: Public Criticism of Wall St. Bonuses is Just Like Lynchings | We're Not Making This Up!, What Matters Today | BillMoyers.com.

September 29, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Charlie Brennan – Friday, September 27th – Lee Child, Bestselling Author of Jack Reacher Thrillers; Charlie and Debbie on School Fundraising « CBS St. Louis

Charlie Brennan – Friday, September 27th – Lee Child, Bestselling Author of Jack Reacher Thrillers; Charlie and Debbie on School Fundraising « CBS St. Louis.

September 29, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Photo finish Friday: “A Copalypse”

September 27, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Haiku to you Thursday: “Wind”

Wind, baby, and grass / rustling sheets into night / undulating dreams.

September 26, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Writing tip Wednesday: “Bits of Wisdom”

Here’s a collection of wisdoms from the star-studded panels and sessions at ThrillerFest by way of Writer’s Digest. “Protect your voice and your vision. If going on the Internet and reading Internet reviews is bad for you, don’t do it. … Do what gets you to write and not what blocks you. … Don’t take […]

September 25, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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National Punctuation Day

Happy National Punctuation Day! http://www.nationalpunctuationday.com/ Why not take a period (.) to dinner? Maybe even two: (.) (.) You know, take them out for some period food.

September 24, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Monday (morning) writing joke: “Stuck”

There once was writer of plays / who could not get his character his way. / “Oh, no,” they said. / He shook his head in dread / and he’s stuck in Act I to this day.

September 23, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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The blathering idiot and falling

“Do you hurt yourself when you fall out of love?” Xenia asked. The blathering idiot didn’t have an answer when she asked him a week ago, and he didn’t have an answer now. It had always been the woman who fell out of love with him or maybe had gotten fed up with him, had […]

September 22, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Photo finish Friday: “Pink”

Bobo thought he had seen it all. Then he saw this: a big bright pink elephant. He had to have it. It would perfect for his yard. His wife couldn’t object. It was the 1,000 pound gorilla he wanted to keep in the guest bedroom. It was an elephant. It would stay outside. And it […]

September 20, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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