Hello to all of my fellow authors and readers following my journey toward publication, and well, just writing in general. I have a very exciting announcement to make. I'VE CREATED A BRAND SPANKING NEW WEBSITE! AND IT'S LIVE! Check it out at: http://www.rachaelclarkewrites.com That's right, you heard it folks. It's a bittersweet move in a… Continue reading BIG CHANGES ARE HAPPENING! MUST READ!
It's 2020 and a whole new year of possibilities and publications await my furiously typing fingers, and yours too! We just have to keep finishing and polishing our pieces. Then we cast them out into the world, like they're baited hooks on the line. Sooner or later a fish is bound to bite, right? Well,… Continue reading PUBLICATION ALERT!
Hello everyone! A writing friend of mine introduced me to this contest recently. I was immediately drawn to the challenging concept of it. A complete children's story (beginning, middle, end) in only 50 words or less? What? Sounds easy right? But, it was surprisingly hard to fit in a story and keep it fun and… Continue reading #50 Precious Little Words Contest Entry!
Exciting news! As promised in my previous blog post, the anthology of the portion 2 Writers Games (by Writers Workout) is finally out! As the 4th place overall winner, I have three short stories published in this amazing anthology. They are all wildly different in style, and each one stretched me as a writer. I… Continue reading Publication Alert – 72 Hours of Insanity!
CHECK IT OUT! My latest short story titled The Elite was recently published within an amazing horror eZine from Sirens Call Publications. Inspired by a musical prompt, I really stepped out of my normal style of writing to create this dark and twisted horror story. It's never a bad thing to stretch ourselves as writers… Continue reading PUBLICATION ALERT – THE ELITE
A couple months ago, I joined up to participate and compete in a five week long challenge called the Writers Games, put on by The Writers Workout. What a great and challenging event that turned out to be. Each weekend a new challenge was released, and competitors had three days to brainstorm, write, and edit… Continue reading Writers Games – Overall 4th Place Winner!