Happy October! Hopefully your writing is smoking like a firepit. Here are three prompts to stimulate your creativity. Remember, freewriting is like brainstorming–no censoring, no questioning, just let it flow. Let your freak flag fly.
I recently went to a viewing for a man who died while dining at chain restaurant named for a vegetable. He wasn’t sick. He wasn’t old. He appeared to be in good shape. Danny was a good guy–he left behind a college-aged son and, between he and his ex-wife, they did a hell of a … More Things You Can’t Say Without Being a Dick
When I taught high school, I kept a Thug Life notebook–a scrapbook of newspaper clippings of all my students who were arrested for serious violations. True story. I mean, at one of my teaching assignments, which in hindsight was my favorite, we had a full-time probation officer housed in our building. I had more kids … More Foxy Bibliophile: Thug Life Edition