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!
Who is J.C. Wolfe?
Word of the Week
Word: excoriate Pronunciation: ik-SKO-ree-ayt / ek-SKO-ree-ayt Part of Speech: verb Definition: censure or criticize severely Source: Oxford Dictionaries Have you ever witnessed someone say or do something so ridiculously stupid that to "criticize" them just wasn't...read more
Word: inauguration Pronunciation: i-nah-ɡ(y)ə-RAY-sh(ə)n Part of Speech: noun Definition: the beginning or introduction of a system, policy, or period Source: Oxford Dictionaries Was there any other word I could have chosen for today's Word of the Week? Being American...read more
Word: emolument Pronunciation: ə-MAHL-yə-mənt Part of Speech: noun Definition: a salary, fee, or profit from employment or office Source: Oxford Dictionaries You may recall seeing today's Word of the Week floating around the news a while back. A few months ago, some...read more
Creative Writing Blog
Welcome to the second part of my top ten list of books to read in 2017! Looks like another Goodreads reading challenge is on the horizon! If you haven't yet, feel free to check out the first half of my list from last week. Otherwise, enjoy! 6) Wuthering Heights by...read more
As everyone knows, with January comes a fresh batch of new year's resolutions. Since I really enjoyed making a list of books to read last year, I decided to try my luck again with a new list for 2017! Well, semi-new; some of them will be repeats of books I didn't get...read more
Welcome to my first creative writing post of 2017! The great thing about January is that it brings the optimism of new beginnings and fresh goals to pursue (even if many of them fall by the wayside mid-year). Every year I make a fresh batch of resolutions for the most...read more
Hot Off the Press
As the creature reared its massive ugly head, we all trembled. We had never seen anything like it. Where had it come from? What was it capable of? And why hadn't we seen it coming? The answers were more terrifying than we dared to imagine. The sorcerer smiled thinly...read more
(What If? Exercise: Read the description here.) Our trip to the beach was an annual family tradition. Every New Year's, we'd go down to watch them. The beach would always be crowded that night. Everyone wanted to welcome the new year. The final countdown to midnight...read more
So another new year has begun, And we hope it'll be a good one. Though it still seems surreal From the way that we feel, We'll at least try to make it more fun! 'Cause the last year we suffered was rough. For too many of us, it was tough. From the people we lost To...read more