From the Mind of S.G. Blaise

The Blog

From the Mind of
S.G. Blaise

The Blog

You, a grown adult, are afraid of the dark

I was always afraid of the dark. Ever since I can remember. Even my first memory is about being afraid...
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Write A Conspiracy Theory Involving Multiple Countries And Individuals Regarding The Disappearance Of Your Soap

“It’s gone!” I shout, staring into my bathroom, covered in a cheerful wallpaper trying to imitate spring but failing spectacularly...
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A man forgets his phone at home and has an adventurous day without it

A man, named George, left for work, as usual, at 7 am. He locked his house. Usual. He got into...
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Your character is swimming in a lake/bay. She squints at a shape coming toward her in the water. What does she think she sees?

I float on my back, on top of the balmy water in the bay. Sighing in contentment, I close my...
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The door you had locked is now wide open

I climb the stairs, yawning. It had been a brutal day at court. B-R-U-T-A-L. Everything I said or did was...
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Start a story with the line: “When I confronted him, he denied that he ever said it.”

“When I confronted him, he denied that he ever said it,” I say to Glenna as we walk deeper into...
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A Letter to My Child

You have greatness in you. You have greatness in you. You have greatness in you. Your greatness is not the...
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Review of ‘The Last Lumenian’ by Joyly Stevens

The following is a guest post from Queen of Midnight, aka Joyly Stevens. Thank you very much for the great...
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Should I stay or should I go?

I stare into the gaping maw of a deep water sharks and the question arises - should I stay or...
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The things your desk thinks at night

Night has fallen.  Another one. So many nights, I can’t even remember the beginning. I just was. At first, I...
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Death at a Birthday Party

It was another birthday. One without my mom. One where Father forgets to show up on time. One where only...
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ACCIDENTAL NANOWRIMO

When I first started writing, back in 2013, I had a lot on my plate. I had just started writing...
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HOW READING SAVED MY LIFE AND WHY ANYONE SHOULD READ A BOOK

Well, not literally. Books don’t have hands after all. But reading helped me through a dark time of my life...
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Why I Made The Mistake of Driving My Son to a Karate Lesson

I’ve never forgotten the day I made the mistake of driving my son to his karate lesson instead of walking....
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You wake up in an open field, wearing an astronaut suit, lying on a surfboard. What happened?

I wake up with a mother of all migraines, like lightning, hammering my brain. My mouth feels like it’s full...
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Twitter

I joined Twitter right at the start back in 2009. I immediately tweeted. I’ve never forgotten what that tweet was....
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