But, really, the point of this isn’t just about putting newspapers to work solving mysteries that may lead to a lot of little memoirs to share with new found family. If you need stories, you should be Mining your Newspaper.
Newspapers are story starters.
Welcome to Fiction Friday. This week I am going to do something a little different. What does your work area include? Is it organized chaos? Is it as sterile as an Operating Room? Maybe it is somewhere in between. My work area is often referred to as my Big Bird Nest. I gather things around […]
You think you are approaching the Space Time equivalent of the Big Bang and the Doctor comes in. Now, did he graduate last in his class and how much is it going to cost if he advises you not to buy green bananas?
I tried to make myself small. I was stuck there wondering if I should go back where I came from or go ahead and dart across to the corner I was headed for.
Then it happened. She let out the most blood curdling scream I ever heard. Who knew a little girl had all that inside her.
Mike stood up and rested his butt on the porch railing. “Jo.” He said flatly. He stayed there for a few minutes taking stock of the work he’d paid for. Her hair never looked better and the clothes. Maybe the Battered Women’s Shelter could parse them out to women looking for work.
They don’t know he’s convinced them to volunteer information no one should have. The ladies will go home or to their offices and use those passwords. They will fill out forms and disclose things he doesn’t need.