Tales of Origen: Feeding Ground

[Book1] The air was warm, and it was a sunny day but it didn’t make Molly happy. In her heart it felt like it was winter. She felt empty. It had only been a few months since she miscarried their child. At the hospital, they hadn’t let her see the baby, so she never knew…

Excerpt from Vampire Hunters of Pheonia: Unlikely Hero

I know the woman who went missing, and it was my fault. Her name is Beth Miller. Last night as I was leaving work I saw her near her car, talking to a young man dressed in black. He had facial piercings and appeared goth. I was too far away to hear what they were…

Dr Joseph Silva: Character outline

Name: Giuseppe Constantini/Joseph Silva Age: 35 Place of birth: Comasina, Italy Current location: Elephant Island Nationality: Italian Education: Doctor of Medical Science (DMSc, DMedSc) He received his degree from International Medical School, University of Milan. 4 years undergrad bachelor 6 years medical school 4 years residency 2-6 year fellowship on staff doctor learning from another…

Chicago Style Research Papers

Chicago/Turabian style is generally used by Business, History, and the Fine Arts. So when you are submitting writing samples for a job, this is probably the best format to use for research paper samples. “Unlike many citation styles, CMOS gives writers two different methods for documenting sources: the Author-Date System and the Notes-Bibliography (NB) System. As its name suggests, Author-Date uses parenthetical citations…

Guide to submitting Writing Sample for Writing job

What do employers look for in a writing sample? Different employers look for different details in your writing sample depending on the job, company and industry. Every employer, however, will look for tone, style and writing skills including content, grammar, spelling and punctuation. While the specific writing style of the company can often be learned…

Finishing My First NaNoWriMo

So I am at 36’061 words as I end this first NaNoWriMo. I didn’t hit the goal of 50’000 but I think I did well. I still have today and tomorrow to write a bit more, but if I don’t write another word by tomorrow, I will still be happy with what I accomplished!! I…

Forging Monsters: Chapter 1–Pt1

Awhile back I entered a national writing contest. I didn’t win, but I wanted to post the story I submitted. I hope you like it. Chapter One: Feeding Ground The air was warm as Dan and Molly Murphy packed their little red Honda Accord with luggage. Molly didn’t feel warm; she felt cold and empty…