Browsing All Posts published on »August, 2010«

Gathering

August 31, 2010

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Today marks the end of #WeSeWriMo, or Web Series Writing Month. I’m delighted to announce that I’ve met all my goals and completed my challenge. My final word count: 14,000. That’s 12 new episodes written for #WeSeWriMo. Congratulations to all the participants. It has been great fun, and I’ve learned a thing or two. 🙂 […]

Damages

August 28, 2010

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This story is Part 18 in the Fire and Water series. It follows A Waylaid Message. To read from the beginning, please visit the Index Page. * * * The ship sat on the cusp of Vael, just out of alignment with the world, invisible to its inhabitants. Inside, Iru and his companions sat at […]

Memorial

August 26, 2010

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For Tia L. Brink * * * They gathered on the bluffs above Ocean Beach to say their final goodbyes to Louise. It was late afternoon, and the cool marine fog was rolling in. Seal Rock was only a dim outline in the surf below. She reveled in the cool fog, looking at her loved […]

A Waylaid Message

August 23, 2010

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This story is Part 17 of the Fire and Water series. It follows Finding the Music. To read from the beginning, please visit the Index Page. * * * With their supplies replenished, well-rested and in high spirits because of Griel’s return, they set out toward the edge of Sulinor’s prison. It was still many […]

Finding the Music

August 21, 2010

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This story is Part 16 in the series Fire and Water. It follows Learning. To read from the beginning, please visit the Index Page. * * * “How do you propose to do that?” Coanh said upon hearing Findol’s plan. “You have become a sorcerer, Findol, though you say you haven’t.” “You’ll have to use […]

Detour

August 19, 2010

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This #FridayFlash is based on a prompt from the wonderful Eric J. Krause. He puts one up every week, so check it out if you need a little inspiration. You can find that prompt here. Thanks, Eric. * * * The motel was one of those cheap and seedy enterprises on the edge of civilization, […]

Learning

August 16, 2010

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This story is Part 15 of the series Fire and Water. It follows Divergence. To read from the beginning, please visit the Index Page. * * * When they drew near the eastern edge of the plains country, they stopped and spent a few days preparing for what lay ahead. They hunted, fished, and gathered […]