The Story of a Psychopathic Child

The Story of a Psychopathic Child

ENGLISH SYNOPSIS: Anne is a little orphan girl who somehow becomes brilliant and hardworking after overcoming early signs of antisocial behavior. The following is a time-lapse of my reading of this book, starting with my concluding remarks. ūüôā Episodical, from the middle of the book more or less changes from the scrapes of a mischievous […]

A Muted Voice in an Ocean of Noise

A Muted Voice in an Ocean of Noise

SYNOPSIS: ¬† The first post of 2019 talks about the joys and pitfalls of being an independent author who just published her first ebook.¬† ENGLISH I have been gone for a while from the blog, I have been writing, editing, publishing and promoting my first book.¬† That‚Äôs right, I wrote a book. And it was […]

MOON BORN-AN EXCLUSIVE NEW SHORT STORY

MOON BORN-AN EXCLUSIVE NEW SHORT STORY

‚ÄúMy XXgrandmother Judith was born in the island of Puerto Rico in 19XX, my grandfather was born in Chicago, or so they tell me, ‚Äúboricuas pa‚Äô que t√ļ lo sepas.‚ÄĚ It was a strange time, the world was changing, the world is always changing, some times for the worst. My XXgrandmother marched in Washington, D.C. […]

Saint Valentine’s Day/D√≠a de San Valent√≠n

Saint Valentine’s Day/D√≠a de San Valent√≠n

Saint Valentine’s Day Saint Valentine’s Day, the day of love and friendship in the Western world, is coming on February 14th, and RantInElla.com is all about love. To celebrate, our resident writer, Roxanna Piedrafuette, is regaling us with three flash fiction stories‚ÄĒone in Spanish, one in Spanglish, and one in English‚ÄĒthat explore love and relationships […]

Writing and the Kitchen Sink

Writing and the Kitchen Sink

Last year I bought this thin, funny book called Unjournaling, written by Dawn DiPrince and Cheryl Miller Thurston. I am not going to review it now, just to give you an example of the type of practice that you can find in the book. Unjournaling¬†has daily writing exercises that claim to be “not introspective, not […]

Una visita al país inventado de Isabel Allende

Una visita al país inventado de Isabel Allende

La famosa escritora Isabell Allende, nacida en Per√ļ de padres Chilenos, se cri√≥ en Santiago de Chile y luego de dar vueltas por el mundo termin√≥ estableci√©ndose en California. Es autora de al menos veintid√≥s libros entre novelas, memorias y otros. De su obra literaria podr√≠amos estar hablando por horas. Cada una de sus novelas […]