I believe in the mission of A Word With You Press – to put gravitas on a low carb diet. But when we speak of lost love, gravitas comes with the territory. Hold on! Not too worry! I’m sure Thorn will say something irreverently-adolescent-and-bordering-on-crass in 3… 2…
Literati, I asked for each writer to dig or dive beneath the surface. This piece reads like something spoken out loud in a coffee house in Greenwich Village in the 50’s, with smoke obscuring the reader, and fingers snapping in approval.
Literati! Our contest submission deadline has passed, and by Saturday afternoon, if not sooner, I will have posted all the entries. I will then dedicate a page in which everyone who participated,either as a contestant or reader, can vote for their favorites. These contests are the life-blood of the towers that are A Word with You Press. If you have entered the contest, please copy and paste the link to your story on FB, and invite last-minute comments.
Now, back to Parisianne Modert! Here is her third and final story, so timely, about our stellar celebrity dwarf planet/moon. Parisianne reminds us that sometimes a plutonic relationship is best.
Our contest to encourage/cajole/bribe/intimidate/threaten/coerce, or even Inspire to sit on your arse and actually write that novel you have spoken about to family, friends, and impressionable young and potentially available women/men is in its final phase. We asked you to submit a prologue; then chapter one; then chapter two, had you made it to the finals. We have just a few more entries to post before we select a winner. In the meantime, here is chapter two from the faire Parisianne Modert.
(one of our interns at the towers that are A Word with You Press. That is not a cigarette holder; it’s a smoke editor) Literati! Here is a most unusual entry into our contest Once Upon a Time. Madam Parisianne Modert’s entry could be a stand-alone story, or a vignette ( “a small, graceful literary sketch” […]
Good day to you all from the towers that are A Word with You Press in beautiful sunny downtown Moscow. Our friend and contributor Parisianne Modert has conjured the spirit of Lily Tomlin to help us make that call. I would love to call my own parents but I would have to call collect and […]
Good Evening, Literati, on this blustery fall day from the Towers that are A Word with You Press just a few short blocks from Friendship Square in Moscow. Parisianne Modert has proven to be as capable a critic as writer, and I am made well aware of the shallowness of my own thoughts simply be reading […]