And, Live Goes On

And, Live Goes On

Emeralds, ambers, and sapphires sparkle in pairs. Scintillating shimmer loops around us, weaving this way and that. A purr follows a buzz. A suppressed howl echoes, competing with a low chuckle. The forest comes alive in the darkest hour of the night.  What you see...
The Queen’s Dilemma

The Queen’s Dilemma

Bloomland sparkled in the warmth of the golden sun. Tiny wings glittered, darting from flower to another. Preparations for Autumnal Equinox were in full swing. After offering their gratitude to Goddess Khloris, the faeries would follow the Queen into the Enchantè...
Dreams fulfilled

Dreams fulfilled

The Announcement  She threw the unused pregnancy kit into the dustbin. Her stained hand showed they failed yet another month. Washing away the tears, Anika walked into the hall of their spacious apartment on the 10th floor.  “What happened?” Her words were a whisper....
Narration and Point of view

Narration and Point of view

Last week, we dealt with subplots and different types of subplots. Now, it’s time to move on from plots to another aspect of storytelling. And, that is exactly what we are going to do. Once you have the plot ready, you’ve got to start writing it. But, how? Do you...