After the Happily Ever After

I created this image in Canva after deciding to try my hand at competing in their fairy tale themed, #CanvaDesignChallenge. It seemed appropriate since I’ve been binge reading remixed fairy tales. This led me to consider what makes a good story? And why don’t we writers write more than an epilogue showing the happily-ever-after? The …

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The Fear of Being Inconsequential

I’ll tell you a secret — I like to read stories where there is magic in the world. My husband likes movies with superheroes. Any story worth its salt, has the protagonist miraculously overcoming an insurmountable situation. Whether it is through grit and determination, supernatural abilities, or divine intervention, we root for the good guy …

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