If you haven’t encountered Tansy Undercrypt, you really should give her a gander. Self-proclaimed “purveyor of doom & whimsy”, she writes quirky microfiction with a hint of Edward Gorey and a dash of Tim Burton. Follow the link to the full story. It will take less than a minute of your time to read it.
You know how they say you need a great first lead-in line to hook your reader? Never have I ever felt more hooked on reading this story thread than with this guy on twitter. I didn’t even need to read the whole sentence, just the first part, and I was in. The story thread he […]How best to hook a reader
This Twitter tale wins the internet for the day. I was in tears laughing…
loneliness spills over my lips my sight smeared, my tongue slows emptiness surrounds me some part of me is missing my wings lift, then fail I cry out, “where are you?!” “hear my soul-yearn!” I lift my barren pen it sinks beneath heavy waves tossing and turning, I search for any flotsam a raft of […]I Howl Alone — Raw Earth Ink
Tara Caribou knocked this one out of the park.