Archive for October, 2011

All Signed Up!

I have just signed up for NaNoWriMo — National Novel Writing Month.  My goal is to write a complete 50,000 word novel in a month.  To make my goal I will have to write 1666 words per day.  I am going to target 2000 words per day.  I would rather write too many than too […]

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For My Trumpet Man

Trumpet man blows his horn so sweetly that the sea rolls in to listen and even the moon yearns to touch him. CLA photograph originally posted on O’Ceallaigh & The Quill, July 30th, 2007 poem originally posted on Bits of Me in Poetry, July 30th, 2007 Author: Charlene L. Amsden

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After Jack’s family moved from Australia to America, Jack came home within an hour of being left in his first grade classroom. “These yanks are mental,” he said. “I ain’t no sheila and I’m not going back!” “Whatever happened?” His mum asked. “Teacher says I gotta skip to the loo!” ~*~ In memory of G-Man’s 55 […]

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