Author Archives: Olga Godim

Her blond hair

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I decided to forgo this month’s optional question, because I’ve already talked about my reading preferences in several previous posts. Instead, … Continue reading

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Happy 65 with books

I turn 65 today, on Feb 20, 2021. To celebrate my birthday, I made myself a birthday card. The reading woman doesn’t look exactly like me, but that’s how you could more often than not find me – with a … Continue reading

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WEP Feb 2021 – The Kiss

A new year – a new series for WEP. By now, it has become a personal challenge for me to write interlinked flash stories for every prompt of the year. This year, I came up with a sci-fi series about … Continue reading

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My friends from WEP

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ FEBRUARY QUESTION: Blogging is often more than just sharing stories. It’s often the start of special friendships and relationships. Have you … Continue reading

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I must like the protagonist

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ JANUARY QUESTION: Being a writer, when you’re reading someone else’s work, what stops you from finishing a book/throws you out of … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2021

Happy New Year to all my friends. Let your 2021 be better than 2020. Stay healthy. Find your balance. Keep writing. Smile often. I want to thank you for all the support you’ve shown me during 2020 and I want … Continue reading

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IWSG & WEP Dec 2020 – Unmasked

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This month, I’m going to combine my IWSG post with my WEP post. Usually, the blog hop WEP participants post their … Continue reading

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Writing to entertain

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ NOVEMBER QUESTION: Albert Camus once said, “The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.” Flannery O’Connor said, … Continue reading

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WEP Oct 2020 – Grave Mistake

Here is one more story about Monette, the paper mage and owner of the magic agency Small Magics. She operates in the alternative Vancouver, Canada. You can find Monette’s previous magic adventures here: Feb challenge – Café Terrace Apr challenge … Continue reading

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I’m a journalist

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ For the first time ever since I joined the IWSG blog hop, I forgot the posting day. My excuse: I had … Continue reading

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