The Audition

Kristoff stood in the row, nervously waiting. He could feel the sweat dripping down his back, pooling in the space just above his trousers. It was disgusting. But, it was good solid evidence that he’d worked hard. He knew he’d put on the best show he could do. But was it enough? The tension in … More The Audition

Wondering Wednesdays: Coming Up With Ideas

Hello, dear readers! Welcome back to Wondering Wednesdays, the series where we take a topic relative to writing and share our personal experiences of said topic. For Series One, we’re doing an overview of many topics related to that first step: writing your novel. Last time, we shared our experiences with the question, So You … More Wondering Wednesdays: Coming Up With Ideas

A Grand Entrance

Marcantonio and Ezio stood on the threshold side by side. “Ready little brother?” Ezio smiled nervously. “As I’ll ever be.” Marcantonio squeezed his shoulder and chuckled. “Come on, you’ll be fine. Just follow my lead.” “I always do,” Ezio muttered, tugging on his embroidered collar. Before Marcantonio could jibe him further, the heavy panelled doors … More A Grand Entrance

Some Truths and A Lie

“She isn’t wearing a corset tonight,” Liam said. “Well how is that supposed to count?” I complained, glancing over towards Lady Duberry. “She never does.” A couple walked in front of us, obviously not deep enough in their wine cups yet, for they looked us in the eye, forcing Liam to swallow whatever response he … More Some Truths and A Lie