inspirational fiction, Pepper Basham

Highlights from A Kiss to Build a SCENE On

What a MONTH!! From Feb 1st with Deb Raney to March 2 with MaryLu Tyndall, there's bit a whole lot a smoochin' goin' on. Deb's entry gave quite a few good tips on writing a great kissing scene https://pepperbasham.wordpress.com/2010/02/01/a-kiss-to-build-a-scene-on-with-deborah-raney/ or Denise Hunter's list https://pepperbasham.wordpress.com/2010/02/19/a-kiss-to-build-a-scene-on-with-denise-hunter/ Other great posts were from authors with a laugh in their writing… Continue reading Highlights from A Kiss to Build a SCENE On

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An Extremely Hesitant Kiss to Build a SCENE On

Okay, this isn't easy. Over the past two months I've received writing feedback from two contests and three authors. Good advice, but another heavy reminder that I have a LOOONG way to go in my writing world. Sigh. Dear me, it can be potent and painful. A much needed lesson - and most of those… Continue reading An Extremely Hesitant Kiss to Build a SCENE On

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A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with MaryLu Tyndall

The bases are loaded. Tie game. Up comes a batter with a history of making history J The smell of sweat and leather mingles with popcorn and fresh hotdogs. First pitch…he swings, he strikes. There is a gasp of wonder, maybe fear. Second pitch… the ball comes down the center of the plate. His bat… Continue reading A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with MaryLu Tyndall

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A Kiss to Build a SCENE On Lineup

Has anyone had too much kissing yet? I mean really? Is there such a thing as too much. Well, all five of my kids would give a resonding 'AMEN" to that, but, hey, seriously. A kiss is like chocolate. Great chocolate. One taste is NEVER enough. Unlike chocolate, though, you get the benefit of the… Continue reading A Kiss to Build a SCENE On Lineup

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A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with Laura Frantz

Kisses are a result of cause-and-effect. No one kisses in a vaccum…LOL…weird visual image there, and will probably be a part of a sci-fi movie someday 🙂 Anyway, there is always a motivation behind the kiss. Just as a good novel flows from a character’s motivation, kissing is the result of someone’s inner desire. So,… Continue reading A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with Laura Frantz

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A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with Tina Pinson

Nonverbal communication. We all use it, even without a touch. A look, a twitch of the lips, a tilt of a smile or frown; a long steady breath released into a sigh or a gasp; fingers to the throat, wetting lips with a slow…or fast wisp of the tongue. It’s that little bit of info… Continue reading A Kiss to Build a SCENE On with Tina Pinson