One Sentence Reviews: My 4th Quarter 2018 Reads

If you want to be a writer, you have to be a reader. Here are the fiction and nonfiction books I’ve read this quarter with one-sentence reviews. Seriously, have you ever tried to keep a book review to one sentence? It’s hard! I also think it’s a good writing exercise in conveying information with brevity, … Continue reading One Sentence Reviews: My 4th Quarter 2018 Reads

“It was dark.”

Photo by Carolina Pimenta on Unsplash I’ve been working on ways to up the spooky factor in my scary scenes. One way, of course, is to make it dark. That’s human-basic. As little kids, when we have nightmares, we won’t go back to sleep unless the lights are on. As adults, when our cars break down, we’d much … Continue reading “It was dark.”