Welcome to the Wolfe's (Writing) Den
I’m J.C. Wolfe (or Jay C. Wolfe, hence the name of my blog). I’m a fiction writer and aspiring author of science fantasy and romance novels.
This is my blog, where I share my thoughts on various creative writing topics, my original stories and poetry, and eventually, information about my books.
Please, feel free to explore my site and follow my blog. I hope you enjoy your stay! Happy reading!
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Word of the Week
Word: prevaricate Pronunciation: prə-VE-rə-kayt Part of Speech: verb Definition: speak or act in an evasive way Source: Oxford Dictionaries While there may be some times when you do want to engage in confrontation, most people prefer to avoid it and will even go out...read more
Word: vitriolic Pronunciation: vi-tree-AH-lik Part of Speech: adjective Definition: filled with bitter criticism or malice Source: Oxford Dictionaries There are many words out there to define the bitter, the critical, and the downright mean. As a writer, you may often...read more
Word: beholden Pronunciation: bə-HOHL-d(ə)n Part of Speech: adjective Definition: owing thanks or having a duty to someone in return for help or a service Source: Oxford Dictionaries Thanksgiving is this week, so I thought it would be fun to share a vocabulary word...read more
Creative Writing Blog
Welcome to December! Wow, the year just flew by again, didn't it? As we reach the end of 2016, why not help yourself to one more batch of "What If?" Writing Prompts? Today's set features more prompts in the theme of the holiday season. See what new holiday stories you...read more
November 2016 has been an incredibly hectic month, hasn't it? From the chaos surrounding the U.S. presidential election to the final sprints of NaNoWriMo, it certainly hasn't been the easiest few weeks for many writers who actively follow politics. As it draws to a...read more
Remember that list of commonly misspelled expressions I shared last week? Well, here are a few more to add to your notes. I know, sometimes it seems like there are way too many of these to keep track of. Anyway, while you're working on your novel for NaNoWriMo or any...read more
Hot Off the Press
(What If? Exercise: Read the description here.) Natalie awoke suddenly to noises coming from down the stairs. Carefully, she crept out of bed and peeked outside. She caught sight of reindeer on the roof. Excitedly, she hurried out into the hall. He was in the living...read more
I boarded the plane with a racing heart and tears in my eyes. Goodbyes are never easy, especially with family. You just have to keep telling yourself that it isn't farewell for good; you'll see each other again on holidays and special occasions. In the meantime, the...read more
There are many things that make me Happy every single day of my life: A loving family who always support me, Never-ending inspiration to write, learn, and live, Kisses and hugs from the people I love most. So many blessings for which I'm ever Grateful, I give thanks...read more