• Practicing in Public

    P in P – October 6, 2019

    NOTE: Practicing in public was what I called “prompt pages” when I was teaching. They are written in a 10 – 15 minute seating and posted with little or no editing. It is simply “showing up, butt in chair, fingers…

  • Practicing in Public

    P in P – September 12, 2019

    NOTE: Practicing in public was what I called “prompt pages” when I was teaching. They are written in a 10 – 15 minute seating and posted with little or no editing. It is simply “showing up, butt in chair, fingers…

  • Practicing in Public

    June 5, 2019

    TODAY’S PROMPT: potato, Monday, press, more, window (This prompt came from https://shortstorywritinggroup.wordpress.com/2013/01/07/writing-exercises-001-7th-jan-2013/)  *     *     * I woke Monday morning on a bed of papers. I scratched my head. I was still in the shorts and t-shirt I had…

  • Practicing in Public

    October 2, 2018

    Keywords: imperturbable – dryness – director – disembowel – sponge *     *     * “Max is the most imperturbable student we have had here at the academy.” Professor Diggins sat across the table from the director, plastic lunch trays…

  • Practicing in Public

    September 28, 2018

    Wow! I didn’t realize that it had been over a week since I had posted my prompt page. I have been writing my morning journal, but not finding enough time to work on a prompt since we have been in…

  • Practicing in Public

    September 19, 2018

    TODAY’S TOPIC: Keywords: obliquity – velocity – prohibition – mixture – gluttony   *     *     * Stephen wiped the evidence of his obliquity from his cheek and threw the handkerchief out the car window. “Martin,” Stephen called to…