Tag Archive | The Gate

Short Story Friday: The Gate p.10- Patience


Tweet of the Day: How To Bring Your Characters To Life With The Telling Detail ——– P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P.5– P.6 – P.7 – P.8 – P.9 – P.11 – P.12a –P.12b – Aftermath ——– “ARCHERS!” The sound of a hundred bowstrings vibrated in the thick seaside air. Three longships […]

Shorts Story Friday-The Gate: Invasion p.9


Tweet of the Day: A mini lesson on it’s and its…. ——- P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P.5 – P.6a – P.6b – P.7 – P.8 – P.10 – P.11 –P.12a –P.12b – Aftermath ——- Covenshire, or what was left of it. Corpse, stacked four and five deep, burned in large pyres. […]

Short Story Friday: The Gate p.8- Humility


Tweet of the Day: Are You Overusing Passive Verbs? ——- P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P5 – P.6a – P.6b –P.7 – P.9 – P.10 –P.11 –P.12a – P.12b –Aftermath ——- Nothing…. “Hurts, doesn’t it?” I opened my eyes to see Lysandra perched at the edge of a sea of white satin, […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate p.7-Dreams and Portents


Tweet of the Day: Brevity ——– Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 – Part 5– Part 6a – Part 6b –Part 8 – Part 9 – Part 10 – Part 11 –Part 12a –Part 12b –Aftermath ——– Look at watch, 1:15 a.m., is going to a long shift. Rodriguez comes […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate p.6b-Diligence


Tweet of the Day: 2011 Writing Progress Spreadsheet ——- – P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P.5 – P.6a –P.7 – P.8 – P.9 – P.10 – P.11 – P.12a– P.12b – Aftermath ——- “Shai kyr saesi!” “Seere!” replied Simon. Figures in green cloaks dropped from the branches above. The leader approached the […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate p.6a: Diligence


Tweet of the Day: Fire-Chap 1 ——- P.1–P.2 – P.11 P.3 –P.4 – P.12a P.5–P.6b – P.12b P.7–P.8 – Aftermath P.9 –P.10 ——- “Rise Sir Jonah,“ said the King. I did. The commendation hung heavy on my neck. Applause thundered across the hall. Other members of the order shook my hand and patted me in […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate P.5- All Along the Watchtower


Tweet of the Day: Getting from notebook to novel- #2 —– Part 1 Part 5     Part 8  Part 12a Part 12b Aftermath Part 2 Part 6a  Part 9   Part 3 Part 6b Part 10 Part 4 Part 7   Part 11 —– -Unit 03 Status: Online. -Time: 0457 hrs -Location: Level 01, Arcology Ground Floor, 65 […]

Short Story Fridays:The Gate P.4-Chastity


Tweet of the Day: Supper Stalker —- Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 5 Part 6a Part 6b Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12a Part 12b Aftermath —- “And that’s why unicorns love maidens!” said Lyandra with smirk on her elvish face. Galatea, Master Alexander’s first wife, stifled […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate P.2-Charity


This is the second installment on my new series of Friday shorts. I’m trying to make this as interactive as possible, so I’ll try to add links with sounds and music to enhance the experience. Hope you like it. Part 1–Part3–Part 4–Part 5–Part 6a–Part 6b– Part 7 – Part 8 – Part 9 – Part […]