Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 2

Another week of short stories. For those who didn't join us last week, I'll be posting short stories submitted for the Baer Books Press writing prompt. The prompt was to write a short story, no longer than 1500 words, based on lyrics from your favorite song. There are a few expletives in the latter story. [...]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt

Today, I’m excited to introduce you to the first set of stories created from song lyrics. I provided the writing prompt for writers to search their favorite lyrics and base a story on it. These lyrics may or may not be their favorites, but they’re definitely impressive. I’ve placed the video before the story, so [...]

Character Interview with Paisley

Welcome! Meet Paisley, an expert on counting. If you have problems counting or can’t teach your child their numbers, just call on Paisley, and he’ll be more than happy to help out. Me: Why do you sleep on a bed made out of sand? Paisley: Because it's very warm and I like the soft texture [...]

Why Don’t You Speak German?

Ah, the infamous question I come across in Germany. The woman at the DMV, who mumbles German. My doctor, who understands English but doesn’t speak it. The German woman down the street, the Polish neighbor who wants to talk to me, and then my husband’s family. It’s interesting how I never asked an immigrant in [...]