The dictionary defines imagination as “the faculty or action of forming new ideas, or images or concepts of external objects not present to the senses,” and “the ability of the mind to be creative or resourceful.” What does this mean to a writer? It means to unleash the mind, creating thoughts that are connected with […]

The Yearning To Write

The serious writer learns to write from reading the works of other writers…the Classics…Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, among the many. All of them had a yearning—a dream, a yearning to reach out to the reader and connect. This connection brought them success. But were they seeking success, or was it just a dream to fulfill the […]

More On Flash Fiction

I found this interesting example of flash fiction with actual notes to explain the story. I hope you enjoy it. It is well written, and it contains the elements of a short piece of fiction. Please look further into my site and read my flash fiction: one story is Suicide and the other is The […]