Flash Friday Writing Challenge No. 2

Last week, I posted my first Flash Friday Writing Challenge, which explained that every week, I’ll share an image, a song, a piece of media or non-media, or really anything to stoke your fire. Incorporate my source material in a piece of flash fiction you write, use it as a way to get you thinking or blatantly…

New ‘Technology & Resources’ page

It’s been exciting to see so much news coverage and attention covering the conversation on net neutrality, and Monday showed huge progress when President Obama entered the conversation. A real confrontation between corporations, politicians and the people is happening. Voices are being made heard, and there are plenty of people to hear from in this fight.…

Flash Friday Writing Challenge No. 1

Flash fiction is a real interest of mine. It’s a snapshot of something, a glimpse of an event, a glance at circumstances. It’s more experimental than traditional-length short stories and challenges you to use the format within your own writing. Don’t look at the length as an obstacle, look at it as a window. I…

Our personal relics

A recent Elle article highlights personal style stories from a variety of celebs, and my favorite, by and far, is a sharp piece of sartorial wit from Orange is the New Black‘s Natasha Lyonne: “Not 48 hours ago, I misplaced—I’m not willing to accept yet that it’s lost—my Helmut Lang blazer. I may have left it…