Time to meet some goals

September 9, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Writing 3 Comments

70,000 words down….20,000 to go? I’m really not sure how many words I’ll need to finish my first novel, but I suppose that once the novel is done then I’ll know the answer. When I won NaNoWriMo 2014, I had a messy pile of a little over 50K words sitting on my computer (and backed … Read More

Sneak peek of Gray’s Shadow

June 24, 2015By thekatyWriting 4 Comments

Ok, a few months ago I posted an excerpt from my work-in-progress, Gray’s Shadow. It was from the mayor of the city’s perspective. It you don’t know what story I’m referring to, I based this novel off of a flash fiction story I wrote a few years ago for a writing group. Well, here goes nothing! … Read More

W is for Writing!

April 27, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Writing 1 Comment

Happy Monday everyone! I am super tired, since Luke and I stayed out until 9:30 PM last night (we are aware that we are super old). It was awesome and worth it. A few drinks with friends, playing Super Smash Bros and Card Against Humanity at 42 Lounge in Milwaukee….amazing time. But, back to Monday. … Read More

Flash Fiction Story Featured!

January 26, 2015By thekatyWriting No Comments

Every week in the amazing Band of Dystopian Authors and Fans (BOD) there is a writing prompt with a photo and caption already set up for us. We have 300 words or less to write a story about the photo/prompt and it’s my favorite game of the week. Well, one of these weeks I was … Read More

I slayed the NANOWRIMO 2014 Dragon!

November 25, 2014By thekatyInspiration, Writing 7 Comments

This year I did something for ME. I decided to write for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) this November with thousands of people all over the world. The goal of NaNoWriMo is to write an entire novel, 50,000 words, in one month. It takes place every November and this is the first year I have … Read More

My First Stab at Flash Fiction

September 2, 2013By thekatyBooks, Writing 4 Comments

I love writing. But it has been awhile since I’ve had time for it! So, I mostly write a poem here or there to keep up with it. However, I joined a small writing group in my area this year and we finished out first writing assignment! We were assigned to write a fiction story … Read More