fiction|poetry / open / the speakeasy / yeah write
[Tue] 30 Jun 15
Where did that come from? Those of you who are more high-brow may raise your eyebrows at me, but sometimes my writing is inspired by movies. Not like fan fiction–that’s not my style–but mostly using elements like mood, tone, or a more abstract idea. After first seeing Pan’s Labyrinth I wrote stories with dark, twisted settings. Upon being…
challenge / nonfiction / open / yeah write
[Mon] 29 Jun 15
Reading in my brain. How long has it been since you’ve read a book you just can’t put down? You know, that one book in thirty that makes you stay up all night to find out the next earth-shattering event or beautifully written moment. It is always just a page away.
badges / kickoff / ultimate question / yeah write
[Sun] 28 Jun 15
Family matters There are brothers, and there are brothers. The relationships between siblings – or between friends who might as well be – have always fascinated me and are one of my favorite subjects to explore in my writing. No other relationship has such creative tension built into it from the get-go, I think. It’s the…
challenge / fiction|poetry / gargleblaster / micro challenge / microfiction / microstories / nonfiction / winners / yeah write
[Fri] 26 Jun 15
What you do matters. Writing matters. It may seem like you’re blogging to an audience of three (at least it feels that way for me); there is no shame in that because you are giving something of yourself to the world. You are driven to create and that is one of the finest impulses human beings…
challenge / fiction|poetry / gargleblaster / micro challenge / microfiction / microstories / nonfiction / the speakeasy / voting / yeah write
[Wed] 24 Jun 15
Vote for your favorite nonfiction, fiction and microstories here It’s that time again! Another week has flown by and it’s time to vote here at yeah write #219! We had another great unmoderated week. We’re staying this way all summer so invite your friends to play along next week. It’s the perfect opportunity to try us out.