The Three Keys, A Short Story – COMING SOON To get updated when The Three Keys goes live, check out my website, melissabethnewton.com, and hit “Follow” or “Stay Updated.” I post on my blog every Tuesday about topics pertaining to Roleplay (yes, DnD) and fiction…

The Three Keys (A Short Story) – Photo Manipulation Cover Video

This does relate to my upcoming short story, The Three Keys. Consider this a teaser! The Spirits of the House I’m very familiar with the Spirits of the House. They never tell me their real names, but I’ve come to think of each one as…

The Spirits of the House

The first time I saw the clock, I was seven years old. It was my grandmother’s. It wasn’t anything overwhelmingly grand; it was made of brass, and the face rotated up or down. Roman numerals displayed on the front, but the glass that protected them…

The Time Piece

Hey guys! I am trying to get the rest of the Database stuff up, but technology has won against me this week. I’m hoping I can get it all fixed up soon, but it seems my computer and internet have it out for me lately.…

Database update

Hey everyone! I wanted to let you all know (whoever has been paying attention that is) that I’m going to start posting on a more flexible schedule. I’d like to be able to spend more time on videos, but that does mean that I won’t…

Announcement

10 Advice Points for New Writers: Don’t worry about what not to do. You’ll see advice every where. Don’t look at it. Write what YOU want to write and fix stuff LATER.  ”Amateur” things to avoid can absolutely be good if they are written correctly. …

10 Writing and 10 Roleplay Tips for Beginners

Hey, guys! I am without internet on my computer today, and I need it to record this week’s video. I am also waiting on my new mic (yay!) to arrive, so I’m post on Thursday again instead of Tuesday. See you all then! ❤️ Have…

Stupid internet

A list of silly, random and personal questions to ask your characters. The purpose is to get to know your characters better and give them realistic traits.

40+ Personal Character Questions

A new topic! Taking a little break from more roleplay-specific topics and focusing on a topic that is writing specific. This one talks about what a rough draft really is, why it is SO important, and how to write one! Have a topic you want…

How to write a rough draft