Uncharted Woman

  She wrapped the columns of her dreadlocks, silvered brown and black, around her neck casting them over her shoulder like a shall meant to keep out the cold. Her hand a pin locking them in place against her breast. Through the buzz of summer’s heat, over the stillness of a barren desert she hummed […]

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Writing Prompt Eighty-Three

Guidelines: Length: 800 words or less Deadline: None Submission:  Submit via email to beauxcooper@gmail.com Copy your story into the Message box: Include: “Writing Prompt #____” Your return contact information marked with a “(P)” for private if applicable Public contact information you would like me to reference if your piece should be selected for feature. This can include your website or […]

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DUST on Tour

Starting yesterday Dust is on a virtual tour for two weeks around the bloggerverse! Check out promos, excerpts, and author interviews by following the schedule below: April 25th: Starter Day Party @ I Heart Reading April 25th: Promo Post @ Stormy Night Reviewing April 27th: Book Excerpt @ I’m an Eclectic Reader April 28th: Author Interview @ Bedazzled Reading […]

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Writing Prompt Eighty-Two

Guidelines: Length: 800 words or less Deadline: None Submission:  Submit via email to beauxcooper@gmail.com Copy your story into the Message box: Include: “Writing Prompt #____” Your return contact information marked with a “(P)” for private if applicable Public contact information you would like me to reference if your piece should be selected for feature. This can include your website or […]

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Last Bus To The Cemetery Gates by T.K. Geering

  Julianne was waiting in the queue for the last bus at Strangling Road. It was late and would probably be full, but if you were lucky you could strap hang, until the bus terminated by the Cemetery gates.   The locals had renamed the road when a young girl had been held at knifepoint, […]

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Build Your Own Writing Prompt

I love writing writing prompts because they feel like short bursts of stories that plop readers down in the middle and leave them wondering where it’s going. It allows passersby to fill in the blanks and imagine their own story whether they are writers or not. So I’ve decided to spice things up a bit […]

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Writing Prompt Eighty-One

Guidelines: Length: 800 words or less Deadline: None Submission:  Submit via email to beauxcooper@gmail.com Copy your story into the Message box: Include: “Writing Prompt #____” Your return contact information marked with a “(P)” for private if applicable Public contact information you would like me to reference if your piece should be selected for feature. This can include your website or […]

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Lords of the Horizons: A History of the Ottoman Empire

Lords of the Horizons: A History of the Ottoman Empire by Jason Goodwin My rating: 5 of 5 stars   I’ll start this by saying I’m going off the path by reviewing this book. I don’t read non-fiction recreationally. In fact, I was required to read this book for a class I am currently taking. […]

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Writing Prompt Eighty

Guidelines: Length: 800 words or less Deadline: None Submission:  Submit via email to beauxcooper@gmail.com Copy your story into the Message box: Include: “Writing Prompt #____” Your return contact information marked with a “(P)” for private if applicable Public contact information you would like me to reference if your piece should be selected for feature. This can include your website or […]

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