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About klevy

I have taken two different fiction short story and novel writing courses with two distance learning schools. There is more to learn is why I've decided to enroll with Creative Writing Now.

Lesson 8 – Queen Bee of the Amazons

“Ms. Queen Bee is in.  Look out,” said Barbara.  “I clocked in late but I had been here and she docked me for a whole hour.” “Terrible,” said Ann.  “She’s done that to me too.  There is no recourse with the … Continue reading

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Lesson 7 – Jake and Susan

“I just killed your dad,” said Jake as he walked out of the father’s living room where the murder was committed. “Oh, he was just nothing but an ole’ stick in the mud,” said Susan.  “Who cares about him?  He … Continue reading

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Lesson 6 – Higher Math

I don’t know if my parents expect me to be a rocket scientist or what but I just can’t do higher math.  What am I going to do?  If I make another D for my grade in math, my parents … Continue reading

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Lesson 5 – Flipped House / Haunted House

“Kelly, I read that they have that flipped house for sale now.  It’s finally been fixed up and renovated,” said Jim.  “Looks like we’ll finally be able to afford a home.” “That sounds great.  It’s a flipped house?” asked Kelly. “Yes, … Continue reading

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Lesson 4 – Tags and Beats – Blind Date

Jill and John were seated at a restaurant.  The waitress arrived and brought the menus and placed them on the table in from of them.  They looked them over for a few minutes.  Then the waitress came back. “I’d like … Continue reading

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Lesson 3 – Joint Credit Card Nightmare

Sally opened her credit card statement and saw big a big charge on it she didn’t recognize.  She then called her credit card company. “This is Tara,” said the customer service representative.  “How can I assist you?” “There is a charge … Continue reading

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Lesson 2 – Story Starters – Optional – Testing the Waters

There was a tornado that hit this small town of Spinesville.  In the aftermath of the storm, two people, a man and a woman, John and Leslie were roaming the wreckage trying to find a place to park themselves before help … Continue reading

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How to Listen to Dialogue

As part of Lesson 1 and Lesson 2, we were supposed to be going out to restaurants and wherever to listen to dialogue to learn how to write dialogue. This is only a tip for all of my friends in this … Continue reading

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Encounter with a Slug – Lesson 1 – Stranger Approaches

Kelly was on her way to a job interview. She had just stepped out of the subway train when she noticed a man who was standing around near the wall of the subway station then he approached her. “Do you … Continue reading

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