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The 1990s were good to me mostly, despite the difficulties I can, now, reflect on the good times. I didn’t see them nor appreciate them as much when I was living them, but that’s what being an adult does to you. Hindsight and all that. Since it’s Halloween, I want to share a slice of …

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September 11th, 2001 changed America. Some compared it to the Kennedy assassination because so many of us knew exactly what we were doing and what was going on when it happened. I shared this story in a moment through Twitter years ago and in comment replies. Now that I have this platform, my website, I …

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While most are drinking, grilling, and setting off fireworks here in America, my family who does these types of things like everyone else also remembers one of those we lost. I have mentioned my sibling that abused me, but I had two others. One of these other two has a birthday on July 4th. He …

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This week’s prompt/writing starter One hell of a week cannot begin to describe what your character has gone through. What adventures did they see? Did it go great or did it go terribly bad? Was this week life changing for them? How did it cause the change? This concludes the Prompt-a-palooza. Did you enjoy it? …

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This week’s prompt/writing starter Your character finds that they have entered a world in which they are believed to be the creator of everything. Not God, but godlike. Eventually, the real creator returns. What happens when the creator returns? What happened during your character’s time as the worshiped creator? Did they hate it? Like it? …

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This week’s prompt/writing starter Your main character works for a crew that goes in and cleans out old houses, for profit, before another group demolishes them. Do they find something rare? Perhaps something magical. Do they find someone? This sets up a story for any genre depending on how you work it and write it!

This week’s prompt/writing starter Your character’s a hunter. After shooting a deer and tracking the trail of blood deep into the woods they’re confronted by the White Deer of the Woods, the spirit of the woods. The hunter’s instincts are to raise their gun to shoot, but as soon as this god-like spirit realizes it …

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