Archive for January 14th, 2012

January 14, 2012

What’s Poppin’ Slime?

by Neeks

In other words, hi, what’s up?

Who is your target audience? Whenever I write a story or a poem I have a reader in mind. Actually I have a listener. In my mind I imagine someone hearing the story as I read it, with all of my emphasis and inflection – and how they would react. When I wrote “The Cottage,” a very short story about the history of an abandoned cottage on an island, I had a middle-aged-to-older female in mind. The things mentioned in the short story were the things I imagined she might be wondering about.

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