Author Archives: kjamesp

A Quick Update

So I just wanted to post a quick update to go along with my regularly scheduled post. As of this morning, I reached the 20% mark towards my goal of 100,000 words for my current project. HOORAY!

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Style and Voice

Today I would like to spend a bit of time discussing style and voice. Two different topics when it comes to writing, but that are also linked very closely. First let’s start with style. According to Wikipedia, style is “the … Continue reading

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Inspirations

Today I would like to talk about inspirations. Not so much people who have inspired me to try my hand at writing become a writer, but more on where I get inspiration for the things I write. One of those … Continue reading

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Curses!

Alright, I’m having a little bit of a problem. I really want to write a Western novel, and I have a basic idea for one, but every time I sit down and open that Word document, I cannot find any … Continue reading

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Untitled Dystopian Story

Author’s Note: This is an untitled dystopian story, tentatively titled “Naughty and Nice”, I wrote for use as an extra credit assignment over the Christmas break in my class while we were working on our Dystopian Literature unit. I know … Continue reading

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Under the Rug

Author’s Note: This was originally a story I wrote based on a photo from Harris Burdick titled “Under the Rug.” This was written for a class I took in college about teaching writing in a secondary classroom setting. I hope … Continue reading

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200 Views!

So that didn’t take long at all. The blog is currently at 200 views exactly. I am unlocking the Dystopia WIP page, as well as posting two other stories. They will each post at noon, one tomorrow, and the other … Continue reading

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