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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 [...]

Character Eulogy for Kuyrill Kazyn

The world will feel the loss of such a brave raptor. Falsely accused of murder, Kuyrill still found the time to help others. His fiery sacrifices and generosity in sharing his rats will be remembered through generations to come. Eulogy for Kuyrill Kazyn, Delivered by Baht We are here to remember Kuyrill Kazyn, one of [...]

Cannabliss!

Let’s talk cannabis, weed, pot, hemp, wacky tobaccy … whatever you call it. Everyone has an opinion about using and legalizing cannabis, but not everyone has taken the time to learn a little bit about it. Over the holidays, I had a discussion with a friend, who was against everything cannabis. She said her and [...]