Tag Archives: Expectation

An Audience of One

In last week’s post we considered the issue of being misread and some responses or attitudes that a writer could take towards that particular prickly pear. In thinking about being misread though we might miss the larger picture, which is being read at all. That, we must never forget, is a luxury and the furthest […]

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Backward, Edward, Forward by Nick Cody

Our final entry for this round of By Prescription Only: Themed Writing is from our latest and greatest member, Nick Cody. We hope you enjoyed all of the pieces in this showcase, and keep your eyes peeled for our next BPO installment. This is the last time, I promise: The following story is entirely a […]

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Seeds and Stones: Part 2 by Paul j Rogers

Our entry this week in our By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase is the second half of Paul j Rogers’ piece. Once more for good measure: The following story is entirely a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, brands, media, events, etc. are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. The […]

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Seeds and Stones: Part 1 by Paul j Rogers

This week in our By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase is the first of a two-parter by our own Paul j Rogers. Enjoy! And this still applies: The following story is entirely a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, brands, media, events, etc. are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. […]

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One Road Home by Mark Porter

Our By Prescription Only: Themed Writing entry this week is from Mark Porter. Mark’s debut novel can be found on our Book Rack, and a whole lot more can be found on his author’s site. Keep your eyes peeled for a brand new title from Mark later this year! Yes, yes, I know: The following […]

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Star Frontier: Hindsight Part II by Hamish Spiers

This week in our By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase is the second half of Hamish Spiers’ contribution. Don’t forget that all of Hamish’s books are available as paperbacks and ebooks, and all can be previewed on their respective Amazon pages as well. But what about the: The following story is entirely a work of […]

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Star Frontier: Hindsight Part I by Hamish Spiers

Our By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase continues with the next two installments by Hamish Spiers, author of the Star Frontier series. All of Hamish’s books are available as paperbacks and ebooks. If you like his stories here then check out the full saga! And then some: The following story is entirely a work of […]

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Applying One’s Self by Andrew Oberg

This week we launch the second series in our ongoing By Prescription Only: Themed Writing short story and essay showcase. The topic this time around is Expectation. Grab a drink, sit down, and enjoy the show! Your soda jerks, Paul, Nick and Andrew. You heard her: The following story is entirely a work of fiction. […]

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Site Update!

First of all, welcome Nick Cody! After guesting on the blog with The Wonders of Cata, Nick decided he’d like to do more for Drugstore. Seeing as Andrew and I are incredibly lazy, this seemed like a wonderful suggestion. Nick will take over blogging duties for the next two weeks, so be sure to check […]

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Site Update

Firstly, a big thanks to Nick Cody for sharing the first steps of his journey through Cata — a curious world of numbered women, jello beverages and luminescent undies. I for one will be watching closely to see how his project develops. If you missed them, you can find Nick’s excerpts here (in reverse order) […]

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