Starlit Sky – #15MF

15 Minute Ficlets is a weekly challenge based on the original 15 Minute Ficlets LiveJournal Community.  Since this community has been defunct since 2013, I’ve decided to resurrect the challenge on my blog as a weekly Sunday writing challenge.  If there’s interest, I’ll turn this into a meme (link up in the comments if you try it!). … More Starlit Sky – #15MF

I am Not Immune to the NaNoBug (but I Have to Wear Bugspray)

I love NaNoWriMo. I love the deadline, and the knowledge of winning.  I always win, you see.  But I simply can’t do it anymore.  Ah, NaNo.  We had five glorious years together and produced eight delightful “books”. But yet, that’s the problem. “Books” not books.  Because what I write for NaNoWriMo comes from the sputtering of “two … More I am Not Immune to the NaNoBug (but I Have to Wear Bugspray)

Prompt: Takeoff.

Alexandra could feel the bubbling of culture around her as she stood outside the Kennedy Space Center.  It wasn’t xenophilia – the excitement wasn’t from being surrounded by diversity, even though this even was going to be something that would change the world. It was from what she knew she was about to witness.  Her … More Prompt: Takeoff.