Cover Reveal: #TankaTuesday, Seox poetry

I've been working on the second volume of Fairies, Myths, & Magic—A Winter Celebration dedicated to the Winter Solstice. This book will publish in December 2022... finally! It's a collection of poetry, short stories, Yuletide myths, and other great information about celebrating the Winter Solstice and Yule. I've also created a new cover for the… Continue reading Cover Reveal: #TankaTuesday, Seox poetry

“Midsummer’s Eve Magic,” Chōka-like

Artwork credit: Kerfe Roig Kerfe shared a breathtaking piece of art she created for our Tanka Tuesday challenge this week. I saw so much magic in this piece. The Summer Solstice is right around the corner! Can you feel it? A note about the chōka form. The nine-line chōka (5-7-5-7-5-7-5-7-7) should be unrhymed... but for… Continue reading “Midsummer’s Eve Magic,” Chōka-like

The Awakening of the Fey

April 5, 2018, Carrot Ranch prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a silly sun story. Up north, “sun silly” is the energetic and playful response to returning sunlight. It could also be an April Fool’s jest, a silly story, or a reaction to spring fever. Be silly and write playfully! Go where the… Continue reading The Awakening of the Fey

The Elf Killer – Part IV: A New Discovery

Mel's Midweek Writing Prompt for this week is: Option 1: Sentence Starter – I live in a society without rules, without boundaries; it is a dark and desolate place. Click here to learn more about this creative writing challenge. Believe me, it is addictive! I love it. These are my stream of consciousness stories. I… Continue reading The Elf Killer – Part IV: A New Discovery