Category Archives: Creative Writing

The Beggar and the Baker

     The snow was still falling softly when Sal, a local beggar of Glenhaven started making his daily rounds in the City Park. Most local homeless concentrated their efforts on searching the garbage cans for edible rubbish, or, even … Continue reading

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The Bird Man, Scarlett O’Hara, Stan, and the Boy in the Beret: my memoir of new student orientation at the University of Minnesota Part 2

The morning following the first day of orientation I rolled over and depressed the button on my alarm clock before it had even beeped twice. There was no need for me to roll over and try to sleep again.  I … Continue reading

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The Bird Man and the Boy in the Beret: my memoir of new student orientation at the University of Minnesota

What I have written is based on a true experience although some elements have been fictionalized. To protect privacy, some identities and personal details have been modified.  I beg your pardon in advance for any spelling or grammatical errors. I … Continue reading

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An Excerpt of Fiction

Hello, readers.  I’m sorry that I have been incommunicado for so long.  As this blog is titled “DebbieWritesStuff”, I have uploaded some of my creative writing. The following bit of writing is an excerpt from a novel on which I have … Continue reading

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I’d like to say a few words

         “I would like to say a few words.  And here they are: Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment!  Tweak!”                             —Professor Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling I’d like to say a few words too. Polydactyly. Pulchritudinous. Peroration. Aplomb. … Continue reading

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