Category: Inspiration

Time on Tuesday – Mechanical Galleon

During the Sixteenth Century, there was a great fascination with automated machines. This particular machine was created by¬†Hans Schlottheim of Augsburg and was included in the inventory of the¬†Kunstkammer of the Elector of Saxony in Dresden in about 1585. The…


Writing from the heart of the prairie, I don’t have a castle out my window to inspire me. Fortunately, I do have the support and encouragement of other writers: my local critique partners, my VCFA classmates and advisors, writers I’ve met through Twitter and social media.