Seeking Submission for Inspiration Anthology

Writers on the Avenue is seeking submissions for an inspirational anthology that celebrates the human spirit and the simple beauty of the everyday. Lighthearted or soulful, tender or profound, we are looking for works about hope, miracles, or triumph over adversity, words that lift our spirits, soothe our hurts, strengthen our courage, and soften ourContinue reading “Seeking Submission for Inspiration Anthology”

Kicking off the Fall Fiction Workshop series with a little mystery

Writing the Mystery is TONIGHT from 6-8 on the MCC campus, 27 Strahan Hall! Bring a pen and bring a friend. The event is free and open to the public. The only expense for you is getting there, and the books you’ll want to buy from these terrific authors. I haven’t written a mystery storyContinue reading “Kicking off the Fall Fiction Workshop series with a little mystery”


For our May word play, we generated a list of nouns and a list of verbs. Your challenge is to pick one noun and one verb and build a story, essay, poem, or song around them. Nouns mountainside, sombrero, rain, pocketbook, speaker, violin, driver, frost Verbs elude, charge, linger, meet, start, change, taste Bring yourContinue reading “Prompts”