THE ANSWER WILL ALWAYS BE YES

A GIRL OUT OF THE ORDINARY

You make every day a little brighter

On my darkest days, I just have to look at you and everything inside me is at peace.

if it was karma or if you were meant to be my soul mate, I dont need to know the reason you were brought into my life.

I just need to know, do you love me?

Do you love me like I love you?

-the answer will always be yes

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Your Novel in ONE Sentence—Anatomy of Story Part 5

Kristen Lamb's Blog

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I used to try to teach from the perspective of an editor, but I found that my thinking was flawed. Why? Because editors are like building inspectors. We have skills best used on a finished product. We are trained to look for problems. Is that a good skill? Sure. But do building inspectors design buildings? No. Architects do. Architects employ creativity and vision to create a final structure. Hopefully, they will have the necessary skills to create and design a structure that will meet code standards.

Creativity and vision are not enough. Architects need to learn mathematics and physics. They need to understand that a picture window might be real pretty, but if they put that sucker in a load-bearing wall, they won’t pass inspection and that they even risk a fatal collapse.

Aestheticism must align with pragmatism.

This made me step back and learn to become an architect. When…

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Requisition

Everything I Never Told You

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The catch in your throat
The shutter of your breath
Eyes flutter closed.
Fingertips trailing
Supple skin exposed.
Shivers
Stirring in me something,
base and primal.
The passion
twisting.
coiling,
brewing.
Fuse lite.
I want.
I need.
More
Never enough.
Greedy,
Demanding.

I long to consume you in excess
until our limbs are exhausted,
and you have penetrated my body and soul
with a revered language only you and I know.

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