A Place In The Sun (Intro) by YoLana Crocket

Harlow Cove may as well have been a ghost town. The insufferable heat drove it’s weary residents in from their fields and duties, in search of relief that would never come. Hot air breezed through open windows, sweat dripped and stuck like salty sap on the arms of housewives and mothers trying their best toContinue reading “A Place In The Sun (Intro) by YoLana Crocket”

Guess Who I Saw Today by YoLana Crocket

The table was set, dinner placed before her husband promptly at seven p.m. Routine undisturbed, though for once the atmosphere was one both would deem uncomfortable. He thought a bit of music would set the mood, ease the tension building. So, she placed Marlena Shaw on the Victrola he’d given as one of many ‘sorryContinue reading “Guess Who I Saw Today by YoLana Crocket”

Let’s Celebrate!

Anniversaries come but once a year, and for MyPenWritesNice, a very special one has arrived. In the words of the legendary Tony Toni Tone, “do you know what today iiiiisssss?”   That’s right! Today marks the official third anniversary of MyPenWritesNice.com! The site began when Cortney decided it was time to set some of herContinue reading “Let’s Celebrate!”

MyPenWritesNice Top 10! (2019)

“Since beginning MyPenWritesNice.com in 2017, I have seen a lot of growth in myself as a writer, and in the site as the months pass. It makes me happy and proud because I am usually so unsure of my work being good enough, unsure if it will be enjoyed by anyone other than myself. I’mContinue reading “MyPenWritesNice Top 10! (2019)”

A Little Introduction | YoLana C.

Hi there! Before I begin my work here, I would like to formally introduce myself as a new member and contributing writer for MyPenWritesNice.com My name is YoLana (Yuh-Lah-Nuh), or Lana for short, and I’m just a girl with a smidgen of writing talent spotted and encouraged by my good friend and site owner, Cortney.Continue reading “A Little Introduction | YoLana C.”