Writing Prompt: Storycatching

Write a short essay detailing a culture you belong to. It can be the culture within a group of friends, the culture within a club or other organisation you belong to or it can be the wider culture within a nationality or ethnicity. Please include a picture representation of your culture. The picture could be of a place, an item or the people that represents your cultures.

So... I decided to post my story after all. First chapter is going up today on another site that I'm made as a "subsite" of sorts. It's called Outlet for Stories. I will post there on an irregular schedule but if you're in the mood for stories, head on over there. There's not going to…

Story Starter: The Invisible Man

Ring! Ring! Ring! Click. "Hello?" "I am invisible.", came the passcode. His pulse quickened, "Simply because people refuse to see me." "It's done." "Yeah?" "I hope I get a break after this." A sigh. "You know how it is." "I know." A pause. "It's part of the job after all." No answer. The line goes…

Story Starter: Appearances Can Be Decieving

Antony sat down on the sofa heavily. Carissa watched him out of the corner of her eye. His hair was frazzled and she noticed that he had started to bite his nails again. She took a sip of her coffee. "You look like you have some questions." Antony looked up in surprise. "Uh, yes." "Go…

    Well, there's a reason you clicked on this article; you either want to write a blog or want someone else to write a blog to help you. Either way, you're interested in blogs. So there, I just drew up a simple equation: you plus a blog on one side and your potential audience…

The End of the World

The genie crossed his arms, "You do know you're a bloody idiot, don't you?" Abubakar only moved his foot so that it rested on the rune that would cause unending pain to the genie. The genie only looked at him disdainfully. "Do it." The genie snorted, "I only wish I could create a backup file…

Top Mistakes (Fanfic) Writers Make

  I'm going to say first off that fanfiction can generally be considered the cancer of online writing. There are really well-written fanfiction; they're just hard to find. If you are a BatCat fan, here's one for you here. I'm gonna reference a lot of books here and there are also some terms that most people…