The Silence Challenge

The Silence ChallengeA Short Story by LG Alfonso             This was it. The Silence Challenge. Of all the homework assignments any teacher could give out, this was the one Paula Sayers had waited years for.             “To understand the effects that silence had on the relationship between Daniel and his father,” Miss …

Needing to Evolve

7/27/2020 Edit: Added link to FinImpact article discussing how to support LGBTQ-owned small businesses. Over the past few years, there were a few blog posts I’ve written that I’ve thought about deleting. Though sometimes it’s encouraging to see how far I’ve come as a writer since I started, there were …

Bigotry for Dummies

It’s been a little over a year since white supremacist hate groups marched through the streets of Charlottesville, chanting slogans such as “Jews will not replace us,” “whose streets, our streets,” and “white lives matter.” This terrorist event led to one girl’s death and many others being injured. Since this …

Bottle of Insanity

Last time, I posted a short story “Gift of Healing” to advertise for my upcoming eBook, Mabutay’s Lyric. This month’s post is…pretty much the same. As is the case with “Gift of Healing,” “Bottle of Insanity” will feature characters that appear in the ebook. Hope you enjoy! Bottle of Insanity …