Do you start each new year with resolutions or goals? When the year comes to a close, I like to look back and see what I've accomplished. I don't have a paying job, but I work every day. What am I doing? Writing poetry, short stories, blogs, my novel, my how-to-write poetry books, putting together … Continue reading New Year Goals
Merry Christmas!! I have a gift for you! Click this link Subscribe and Contact and fill in the subscribe form. I'll send your gift, Christmas & Easter Like That, a beautifully illustrated poetry e-book. Enjoy!If the link doesn't work (like on my phone) check the menu and find it there. 🙂
A Gift for You
I would love to give you my illustrated poetry e-book, Christmas & Easter Like That. If you would like a copy, simply hop on over to my Subscribe and Contact page and register to receive my monthly newsletter. I would be so happy to send one right away! Merry Christmas!Kaci
National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo is in full swing! This is a challenge to write 50,000 words of a new manuscript in the month of November. Some writers modify this challenge to finish novels or even several projects. This is my intent this year. I have two novels that need finishing (I hope for … Continue reading Mission Possible
A Halloween Haunting
I accepted a challenge to write thirteen poems for Halloween. Not my normal, but fun anyway. Here is the second of two promised to you.A Halloween Haunting ~ Kaci Riney (C) 2022Lightning flashed, the crypts displayedAs two strolled where dead were laidPausing where the friends they knewRested there, graves stones askewBut tonight the gatheringUnalive yet, … Continue reading A Halloween Haunting
Chasing Love Review
A great book review for Chasing Love! Hop over to my store and purchase your copy today! From the very start, Kaci presents the poetic picture of the fickle nature of love. Running uphill toward who-knows-what over the horizon. Her preface described her journey with poetry forms - an integral hook for the reader, creating … Continue reading Chasing Love Review
As Halloween approaches, I've been writing scary poems - really not my norm, but it's fun. I thought to share one not so scary this week and maybe a scary one for next week. Hope you enjoy! Dying Dwelling ~ Kaci Rigney (c) 2022the old house sighs,the ghosts have flown.with ghosties goneand all aloneit rests … Continue reading Haunting Poems
Chasing Love is available! Yay! Chasing Love is a poetry chapbook about unrequited love, looking for love, waiting for love, and, of course, chasing love. Get your ebook today from my store for only $7.00. Hope you enjoy!
Alliteration uses the same initial consonant sound as nearby words, and it's one fun, favorite tool to use in poetry as well as prose. Bernice Fredrickson, a lady in the church I grew up in, memorized "The Prodigal Son in F# Major." Based on the Biblical story, nearly every word began with the letter F. … Continue reading Simply Stupendous!
Poetry is my thing these days. I’ve been on a poetry kick for a long time, both reading and writing. Looking to the greats to glean from their style, use of language, and poetic form, I have several old poetry books which I peruse. My favorite poem is “Sonnet 43” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. … Continue reading Favorite Poetry