Tag: writing

National Poetry Month – Day Three: Poetry Flows Like Water

We enter day three, and today’s prompt was Poetry Flows Like Water.Here’s the poem I created. It’s a cascade form. Poetry Flows Like Water Words flow like water,staining stark black on whiteas the poetry fills the page The tide of ink surgesinfinite patterns of…

National Poetry Month: Hidden Selfie

Hidden Selfie The camera clicks superficial smiles; a portraiture mask It never spies the hidden image underneath the grin Never captures the broken spirit the persistent anxiety the unbearable insecurity All these emotions, these snapshot images stay a secret © A. F. Stewart 2017…

Horror Hall

Come Denizens of the Dark to Horror Hall! Greetings all you fans of things that go bump in the night, you scribes of dark fiction! I invite you to enter into a place of shadows. Where the blood runs red and cold,  where shivers…

Damned, Thunderclaps, and Book News

It’s been busy, busy for me the last week or so with all sorts of wondrous peculiarities happening. So on with the news… First an awesome announcement (if a slightly delayed one). I was asked to join the superbly talented group of writers over…

Brain to Books Cyber Convention and Book Expo

Yes, I should be writing and finishing my current novel (Ghosts of the Sea Moon, the one that used to be a novella). Unfortunately for the book I have two gods, various ghosts, and a pack of sea monsters pouting in my head and…