Category Archives: Precipice

“It Takes Two” to Announce Contest Winners and Collection Themes!

The winners are up, and the details for Precipice, Volume 3 as well! Check them out over on Bannerwing Books!

It Takes Two: A Writing Contest

2014 will mark the third year of collaboration between Write on Edge and Bannerwing Books: Precipice, our literary anthology, is turning three! To celebrate, we are co-hosting a flash-writing contest with Bannerwing! From the entry pool, two pieces will be chosen for inclusion in Precipice, Volume 3, one chosen by the community, one by the…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Shelton Keys Dunning

Who’s the person behind that elusive silhouette? Well, Shelton Keys Dunning isn’t revealing a photo, but you can discover five things you may not have known about her. “The Soldier’s Gambit,” her story in Precipice, questions whether a soldier’s instinct is always the right path to follow. Shelton Keys Dunning is the author of The…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Kelly Kohles

Kelly Kohles, today’s Precipice author, has a knack for writing eerie, haunting tales, and “Thirteen” doesn’t disappoint. Kelly discovered her love of writing at the tender age of eight, when she learned drawing was not her thing via a failed tracing of Donkey Kong. The non-Kong result inspired her to create her first extended story…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Stacey Meservy

Stacey Meservy’s “Birthday Party” is a heartfelt look at what birthdays truly celebrate. We’re excited to share our next Precipice author with our writing community! Stacey is a stay-at-home mom to 7 kids ranging in age from 14 to 2. She discovered her passion for writing while raising her family and enjoys the escape of…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Andra Watkins

Andra Watkins has a knack for crafting a scene and infusing it with a slither of discomfort that slides down your spine as you read. In “A Man with a Satisfied Mind,” lifelong success takes on a whole new dimension of meaning. Andra Watkins is a writer. Her first novel, To Live Forever, will be…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Roxanne Piskel

Our assistant editor, Rox, is not only a fabulous writer but our resident editing expert! We love hearing her tips and tricks for cleaning up and finding new angles in our writing. Her story “The Pendant” shows how a small object can carry hope. Rox is a single mother to a 7-year-old superhero and Doctor Who fanatic…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Melissa Kirtley

This week’s Precipice spotlight author is a memoirist whose stories will grip you from the first words you read. “Rock and Glass” is a taut, heartbreaking look into Melissa Kirtley’s past. My name is Melissa. I’m a life and parenting blogger, a wife to one incredible guy, and a mother to two boys — one two…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Morgan Kellum

Morgan Kellum is our next featured Precipice author. Morgan’s knack for capturing small moments is demonstrated in her memoir piece in Precipice. My name is Morgan and we recently relocated to Westminster, Colorado, just outside of Denver.  The dust has only just begun to settle in this move, but the kids have hit the ground…

5 Editors, 5 Questions with Duffy Batzer

Happy Halloween Write on Edge! Our treat to you is a glimpse into Duffy Batzer’s world. She’s our next Precipice author, and her fiction piece “Upgrade” will make you think about what technology is actually worth. Duffy’s first published work was, Silver: the Flying Unicorn, if you count wallpaper samples as covers. She even illustrated…