G. Edward Smith

March 25, 2019

Never is Forever

Can we forgive? A wanting to live. The never is forever…     Follow along on , , , or to never miss original stories, writing […]
March 25, 2019


In my hometown, there’s a place. Where the people have no face. The pillars tell their story of death…       Follow along on , […]
March 25, 2019

How To Name Your Character PERFECTLY.

Getting the names right requires patience, she said, and sometimes it’s hard.
March 25, 2019

Wrapped In Fear

She stands here still. Never to collapse her will. The onslaught of the many disappears…   Follow along on , , , or to never miss […]
March 25, 2019

Now I Walk Alone

With truth and wonder The lightning and blooming thunder Become the beginning A force unrelenting
March 25, 2019
Formatting your Book

Creating The Novel ‘Series’ Outline.

Over the years, I’d gleaned from interviews with other authors that the planning of their series characters followed one of two paths: either they allowed themselves flexibility for the future, or they moved hastily, and inadvertently penned themselves in.
March 25, 2019

Killing off Characters

kill off one of your characters
March 25, 2019

Slipped Away

Feeling unbound by life. A disembodied rite. Only to become me more free…     Follow along on , , , , or to never miss […]
March 25, 2019

Writer’s Block Tip #4

Make a list of five things you’d rather not do. 1) wash dishes. 2) Do laundry. 3) Clean cat box. 4) vacuum. 5) Take up smoking. […]