Nightmares & Reality by Cortney Joseph

I watched as my older brother and Arnold, his best friend, stood at the end of our driveway trying to convince a few girls to talk to them. Normally Maxwell had no problem getting a girl, but today Donisha and the twins, Carey and Mary, weren’t feeding into his game. “Come on D, you know… Read More

NaNoWriMo 2018, Day 1 Check In.

I must admit, I’m a bit disappointed in my start to this year’s #NaNoWriMo. Typically, I set a goal of 1500 words and push myself to exceed well beyond that. I feel most confident when I’ve cranked out anywhere from 3k-4k words (5k if I’m feeling extra wordy) on the very first day, with the… Read More

NaNoWriMo 2018

It’s never too early to decide and commit to participating in National Novel Writing Month. The event is held every year, in November, in hopes of promoting daily writing, as well as the completion of a full novel. Be it the first draft, the second, or a final an author may be editing and adding… Read More

So The Myth Goes [“Prayer Lake” Intro] by Cortney Joseph

The villagers watched on with a mixture of relief and fear flowing around them. Before long, the fire had engulfed the large, plantation style home that had been owned by the great Rideau family. One of the last of their descendants, burned with it. Read More