I wish I didn't care whether other people like my stories or not. I wish I didn't care about reader responses or hit statistics or any of that pointless crap. I wish I could tear out this part of me that does care, if only so I wouldn't feel like such a useless, no-talent shit … Continue reading I wish. I wish. I wish.
April 20 is the birthday of sweetpea Alawa, the wolf my family adopted/sponsors at Wolf Conservation Center. She is six years old today! We first learned about Alawa via 4amwriter's "Save El Lobo Writing Competition", which put out the challenge to write an original piece showcasing wolves in a positive light, as both a learning … Continue reading Howling
I’m one of the winners of 4amWriter’s “Save El Lobo Writing Competition”! Head on over to Kate’s page and read her update, which includes all the winning entries. And, if you should be inspired to write your own wolf story, let me know. I’ll howl for you! For those of you who are interested in … Continue reading White Wolf Hunt (Draft Process)
Last week, Kate Johnston, AKA 4amwriter, posted a writing contest on her blog. The contest involved writing a 250-word (max) story featuring wolves in a positive or hopeful light. Three entrants will be chosen as winners by Kate's panel of judges on April 10, 2017. It had been a while since I'd participated in a … Continue reading Giving Makes Me Feel Good