Author Archives: Hope Graham

About Hope Graham

I am a writer, teacher, and theatre and travel enthusiast. I teach theatre in public schools. I love to read, write, play with my kids and play pretend all day long!

Writing Fiction That is Believable

Originally posted on A Writer's Path:
? by Katie McCoach Imagine you are sitting amongst fellow writers in a workshop class or critique group. You’ve just finished reading your work and this group is providing constructive criticism. You are…

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The night before… The food at the cafeteria was certainly not worth the walk in the cold, not even for procrastinating on a major project. Amy considered catching a bus to downtown from her dorm room instead, but she didn’t … Continue reading

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The full moon shone brightly through the thick pine trees and ferns of an ancient forest as the woman ran, her panting breath showing in the cold air. Despite the hot tears streaming down her face, she ran as silently … Continue reading

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Back at it…

I have had a lot happen in my life and an unexpected long hiatus.  Here is my attempt to revitalize my Temic world through blogging. Temic society has never been far from my thoughts! I am struggling with the writing … Continue reading

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Writing is Hard Work…and I Love It!

Hello, World! I promised myself I would get better at blogging, tweeting, Facebooking, an all things social media, but I’m bad at keeping that promise. Because writing for Totem is WORK! I’m on Chapter 6 now… not sure if they’re … Continue reading

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What a difference some distance from writings makes…

It’s amazing.  With finishing the degree, I hadn’t touched my book (or this blog) until last week. And in that time my book changed itself. Characters started changing on me and things feel evolved, almost as if the book’s been … Continue reading

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A Scary New Path

I’m back! I haven’t posted in so long and I’m so happy to be able to concentrate on writing again! Well…on writing what I want to write! I have been reading assigned books and working on academic paper after paper, … Continue reading

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The Crow and The Butterfly, Part 3

Stuart’s mind had stayed consumed with thoughts of Issie all day. He halfheartedly filled an order, performed his inventory, and humored some tourists, but all he could think about was Issie.  It wasn’t really that she seemed to know he … Continue reading

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Bees and Wasps: Spiritual Evolution, Order and Productivity

I had weird dreams about bees and wasps last night. They were attacking my head. For bees, “When we dream of bees it may be an indication that we are ready to communicate our spiritual gifts, or perhaps we should more … Continue reading

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Thailand’s an Inspiration in a World of Depression and Political Correctness

Hello all! I know this is not Temic in nature.  Sorry! But, every once in a while something might hit me like a brick and then I just HAVE to share it.  I saw a video today that opened a … Continue reading

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