From the Editors

Useful Posts for the author, writer and blogger in you #WriterTips

Over on my blog, I recently ran a series of posts dedicated to help others, mainly from a reader’s point of view. Check out the links of ones which interest you.     May 6th 2015 – Checking your WordPress is linked to your Twitter helps others share your posts May 13th 2015 – […]

Return of the Community Storyboard! New Guidelines!

(Sorry!  We forgot to make the blog public when we returned!  Oops!) We’re back!!! After careful consideration and discussions with a panel of experts (we hear voices), we are implementing some not so drastic changes.  In the spirit of keeping this a fair and fun community for everyone, we have rearranged some privileges, made some […]


I have been busy. Really busy doing everything but the things I should maybe have been doing here. So I am now making a confession and a plea. Confession: I wear women’s underwear. Okay, so that wasn’t the real confession. Real Confession: I started this CSB gig so we could all share our work with […]

Prompt for the Week of Nov. 24: Thanksgiving!

Hey guys, Dean here! Its my turn to announce the Weekly Prompt for here on the CSB. This, unfortunately, shall also be the last weekly prompt from the CSB, as us Editors (mainly Charles and Ionia) cook up something new for you guys to participate in. Next weekend is Thanksgiving, a holiday not celebrated in […]

Changes to Come!

Ionia and I have been discussing the current situation in the CSB.  Growth and interaction have been minimal, so we have decided on making some changes.  The month of December will see a few minor changes in how things operate while we discuss the big changes.  I’m being vague because we haven’t decided on exactly […]


  It had been a long hard day at work shifting and lugging the stock, and I was glad to be home. I turned the key in the door and opened it, almost falling into the house with sheer exhaustion. I slammed the door shut behind me and rested my head against and let out […]

Its Mid-Term, Baby!

“Its Mid-Term, Baby!” A Limerick Shout with glee Shout I’m Free Its mid-term, baby: Time to Party!


Journalism so good... it's scary.


Decades of her words.

J and I Publishing

Creative Color Book Publications

Tony Flye


Everything Indie

Supporting Indie Authors with Tips, Reviews, and Services


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Barbarian Writer

A Story For The Æons


Five true stories, every five weeks.

You Knew What I Meant

Errors and Intentions


Alexander Chee

Bending Genre

Essays on Creative Nonfiction

harm·less drudg·ery

defining the words that define us

Antariksh Yatra

Journeys in Space, Time and the Imagination

The Task at Hand

A Writer's On-Going Search for Just the Right Words

Mashed Radish

everyday etymology

Is this gentleman bothering you?