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Author Archives: M. Lori Motley

Writing Prompt – Hidden in the Lake

This sprang into my head from a writing prompt Sandy Stuckless posted in the 10 Minute Novelists Facebook group.

If local authorities were to drain a pond or lake, what would they find?

Ron stood on the shore, eyes squinted …
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Blue Christmas

Merry Christmas to all who celebrate. Happy Holidays. Blessed (Late) Yule. Happy Chanukah. Joyous Kwanzaa. And have an awesome Saturday to all who don’t celebrate otherwise.

This story was originally published on the now-defunct Bent Masses site in 2011. Enjoy!


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The Purple Wyrm – Vampires

Vampire Woman

Just a head’s up that the Vampire page is currently under construction at The Purple Wyrm.

The Purple Wyrm includes (what will be) an extensive Fantasy Library that (will) cover everything from pretty little fairies to huge fire-breathing dragons to …
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