13 Dec 2019
It seems that Apprentice Wordsmith will have two annual traditions – a summer deep dive and an end-of-the-year reflection letter. No analysis or rants this month, folks, but there’s still an idea to steal and a short story in the pipeline, so this isn’t the last you’ll hear of me this year.
06 Dec 2019
It’s that time of year again. Here’s a few writing prompts to kick off your holiday writing sessions.
27 Nov 2019
November has a leftover Friday this year. So here’s a story idea you can work on alongside those turkey leftovers.
22 Nov 2019
Inspired by “A Trial of Crows and Blood” by Dead Melodies
A fire crackles in the distance. Your head still throbs. The fever still weighs heavy on you. You open your eyes and find yourself lying in a bed inside a small cabin. You remember collapsing suddenly, so you could be awake. Someone might have found you and brought you here. But you aren’t sure. There’s a fuzziness about this place that you can’t quite name.
15 Nov 2019
Going over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house soon? Even if you don’t celebrate Thanksgiving (or have already celebrated Thanksgiving), I’m sure Grandma would appreciate hearing from you. And to show my appreciation to my readers, here’s a story idea.