Why I Write

Writing allows me to harness the awe-inspiring power of creativity; it allows me to create the ultimate lesson. I can breathe life into fictitious characters, create a compelling story-line and then-poof! a lesson that just might alter a reader’s life for the better is born.


To celebrate your birthday, your family has given you the gift of an all expense-paid trip to your dream destination. You get to go alone or with your friends. At this moment you’re in the air thinking of all the fun that you’re going to have when there’s a huge explosion in the tail-end of the plane. There’s been now warning,and there’s no chance to prepare. The plane nosedives from 30,000 feet towards the ocean’s watery depths below. You have 30 seconds until you die.