Yesterday was totally focused on getting a better grasp of my plot line, especially in the last section of my WIP. I thought I wouldn't make my challenges yesterday and wouldn't get today's blog post ready in time. I'm still pushing it... Yikes! Read on to see my responses.
#WritingtheSensesChallenge Day 24 - Taste Details Refined
Liha paused to take a bite of her geshiju, a berry pudding baked in a crust. The creamy filling topped with crunchy crumbles burst with sweet-tart flavor. She savored every mouthful. Since the first time she tasted the Bot’hani dish, it had been one of her favorites. “Remind me to give the cook my thanks for the geshiju.” She smiled gently before swallowing a gulp of khaf’ket imported from the Ikhel'dur. The rich, dark brew warmed her and improved her spirits even more.
Do you also groan inwardly (or even aloud?) at some of the mistakes you find in your writing? I certainly find myself doing that a lot. At least, it seems like a lot... My favorite meal of the day is breakfast and I find it showing up at least once or twice in all my writing. Interesting, eh? What's your favorite meal of the day?
#fantasywipjanuary Day 24 - What's your favorite all-time book?
I couldn't nail it down to one so I created a nifty header photo and listed three of my favorites in different genres:
Did you participate yesterday? If so, would you care to share in the comments below? If you're playing along and sharing to social media, be sure to use the hashtag (#writingthesenseschallenge) so I can follow along.
Melody Kittles writes fantasy fiction under the name Robin McElveen. She loves God, her family, the arts, a warm cup of coffee or tea, visiting friends, and collecting coffee & Pusheen items.
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