Ruth Porritt

Author on Reedsy Prompts since Apr, 2020

16 Stories

997 karma pts


Author bio

Hello, I'm Ruth. Nice to meet you! :) Thank you for reading my work. My contact email is: Additional info about me: (in list form) My favorite things to do: Teaching, reading, writing, and working on revising short stories. (that I have already published on Reedsy) Next, I enjoy watching t.v. shows/movies, and running. In writing, I am currently working on: Revising my Reedsy work, and doing new short stories. (I've got a novel brewing, but I think the writing of it will have to wait till January.) I am currently reading: 1970s comic books. I am currently watching: 1. Gilmore Girls 2. The 1st season of 'You'. Personal philosophy: "If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain." (Emily Dickinson) My favorite writers: There are so many. (I love reading and writing.) Off the top of my head, S. King, Poe, Hawthorne, Flannery O'Connor, Margaret Atwood, Harper Lee, Truman Capote, Fannie Flagg, F. Scott Fitzgerald, O. Henry, Rod Serling, Richard Matheson, Hemingway, Jane Austen, Dickens, and many more. (Basically, I read/write any kind of story, as long as I enjoy the process.) Many thanks, and have a great day, Ruth p.s. In revising my short stories, I am currently looking for an editor. If you would like to do an editing exchange, (where you edit my published Reedsy stories, and I edit your published Reedsy stories) drop me a line at my email address. Many thanks, and have a great day, Ruth