FOOTNOTE (ABOUT MY AVATAR)

I am a writer, and the joy of being a writer is having some versatility. I get to write about whatever I want, and hope you, the reader, can find some common ground. “My Avatar” is dark; she is the little girl that lives in me, she is a spoiled, rotten, weird, little brat. She is all my fears and a product of every person who ever hurt me. She is all my resentments I still work so hard to let go of still today. She is a product of every man that ever broke my heart, starting with my father.

She is the product of a mother who was murdered and a father who was never around. “My Avatar” the character is a lot of things, but most of all she is afraid. She is afraid of you and she is afraid of the woman in me that continues to discipline her. “My Avatar” is more than a little dark. I love this project because it challenged me as a writer to write about something different.

When I read books, stories and poetry I often wonder if the people are anything like what or who they write about. Of course we are our characters on some level.

I had to put this footnote in this book. I had some friends who I trust to critique some of my writings ask me if I was alright. That made me smile; an effective writer should impact the reader. I believe I had done that. My hope is it will impact you the same way it did my friends who critiqued my manuscript. Of course I am ok, just me doing what I love to do, write.

WELCOME TO MY PEACEFUL INSANITY

Advertisements

6 thoughts on “FOOTNOTE (ABOUT MY AVATAR)

Add yours

  1. “When I read blogs I often wonder if the people are anything like what or who they write about of course we are our characters on some level”
    I liked that! 😉

Leave a Reply to mentalnotes1 Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

Exclusive Inflictions

by Kelly Lewis

Whims of a wanderer.

Whims of a supernova!

chanchalk

Sublimely magical words

Voyages

I'm just stopping by for a moment, so let's spend some time together.

Homespun

Spoken Word

Wicked Words

Because Words Matter

Valentine's Fall

In a Manner of Poetry

new wave musings

thoughts of a full-time crybaby

I'm a teacher, again

To me writing is currently a release. I haven't quite decided to what degree it is I'm searching within my words, yet, I feel something matters somewhere, right?

Brave & Reckless

Reclaiming my inner badass at 50

Shahabistan

Vox clamantis in deserto

Shiny Objects

Rambling ruminations from an addled mind.

The Number 26

Stories about passengers travelling aboard the Number 26 bus from somewhere to somewhere

The Renegade Press

Tales from the mouth of a wolf

Daphne Shadows

Unsolicited Advice - Feed Your Soul

A Writer's Soul

"Diving into a writers soul is discovering the broken treasure and beautiful mysteries that make you gasp for air."

(CALIATH)

A land of ineptitude.

newtoneapblog

A Discarded Plant

%d bloggers like this: