It’ll be a vacation she’ll never forget. … More Shiphrah’s Pearl Part One
2019 Writing Project Coming June 2019 Shiphrah hates living in her own skin. But now she’ll have to live in another’s.
Whatever happened to my … More What happened to ‘Finding Wonder’?
Why do I torture myself? … More Writers are Masochists – NaNoWriMo 2018
Chapter Nine In which Emma meets the Shimshake. Emma groaned as the sun beat down on her, her own sweat dripping off her brow before sizzling to nothing. These mountains should have been freezing. Or that should have been the case with all of this snow swirling around her feet. But no. It was … More Finding Wonder Chapter Nine
Chapter Eight In which Emma prepares for a journey. Emma snuggled against her pillow, the soft feathers brushing up against her nose – Wait. . . When did her pillow have feathers? She knew she had one of those furry pillows back home in the city – the neon pink one she always propped up … More Finding Wonder Chapter Eight
Finding Wonder Chapter 7:
In which Emma watches a stool fight. … More Finding Wonder Chapter Seven
Chapter Six In which Emma is saved. “And what are you doing in my forest, little one?” The teeth grinned. Emma squeaked, crawling back on her hands and butt. What even was this place? “This place-” the teeth grinned wider “-is where you’ll meet your end.” The smile opened wide, revealing a large, saliva-filled mouth. … More Finding Wonder, Chapter Six
Chapter Five In which Emma runs into trouble. “You came,” said the voice from the mirror. But as it spoke, the darkness around Emma slowly lifted. The trees and bushes surrounding her radiated a low blue light. Odd. Mirrors, some attached to the trees and others floating around, reflected the little light. Odder. But the … More Finding Wonder Chapter Five
Chapter Four In which Emma leaves home. “So. . .” Adelle carefully placed a hot bowl of heat up raviolis – her own microwave specialty – in front of Emma. “Besides the animals in the woods-“ “I know what I saw.” Emma snatched up a fork and jabbed into one of the pasta … More Finding Wonder Chapter Four