Author Archives: Colleen Chesebro

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 98, “Sad & Write,” #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Opportunities for Poets Dime Show Review publishes fiction,

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The FIRST PLACE WINNER in the July 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest: Adele Marie Park,“Devil’s Hollow Holy Water”

Originally posted on Dan Alatorre – AUTHOR:
your humble host It is my pleasure to present to you the #1 story from the July 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest. Adele’s tale absolutely grabbed me from the beginning, and I really enjoyed it. You will, too. Have a good time reading this story. I’ll give you my reasons for why I…

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Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap “Love & Time,” No. 97, #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules on the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: Don’t forget to count your syllables. Use this site: howmanysyllables.com. Click on the workshop tab. Then, copy and paste your

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Fairies, Myths, & Magic- A Summer Celebration by Colleen M. Chesebro #Fantasy #BookReview @ColleenChesebro

Originally posted on Jacquie Biggar-USA Today Best-selling author :
? Step into a world where fairies, dragons, and other magical beings converge in a collection of poetry and short stories inspired by the celebration of Litha, the Summer Solstice. Meet Drac, a dragon cursed by his own poisonous deeds, and two pixies who help an old man remember a lost love.…

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“The Prophecy,” A Flash Fiction/Senryu

I’m combining my Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge, using synonyms for “love and time, with the Carrot Ranch Literary Community August 16, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about a comet. I used the words “continuum” for time, and “benevolence,” for love. The comet streaked across the sky dragging a fiery tail against the inky

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Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Victor: Book 2 in the Eden East Series,” by Author, Sacha Black

Title: Victor, Book 2 in the Eden East Series Amazon Author Page: Sacha Black Publication Date: July 5, 2018 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Science Fiction/Fantasy, Steam Punk, Magical Realism Goodreads IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: When Eden East kills someone, she expects them to stay dead. It’s only polite, after all. “Exhausted from battle and finally bound to her soulmate, all Eden wants

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