Monthly Archives: February 2016

I’ll Never Write Another Novel! (I thought)

So, I said I’d never write a novel again. I said I’d never put myself through those hours of pouring out my thoughts only to be left with a 100,000 word piece of crap that I couldn’t even show to … Continue reading

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End of “Flash Fiction February”

So, I’m putting away the flash fiction I’ve been playing with this month to make room for something new.  It was a fun adventure and I wrote (or attempted to write) a pile of flash fiction: 28 stories were started. … Continue reading

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Eggs & Toast – Flash Fiction

I twirled my scrambled eggs on my fork. “Honey, I need to tell you something.” Marianne set her toast down, “Huh?” “Have you noticed I look exactly the same as when we first married?” “I didn’t notice.” She scrunched her … Continue reading

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Robot Love – Flash Fiction

  “Okay, J-8, lift your left arm.” I followed her command, admiring the blue pen mark on her cheek and the way her light brown hair framed her heart-shaped face. “Good, now smile.” I searched my database; I could select … Continue reading

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The Enchanted Apothecary – Published!

Aurora Wolf Literary Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy decided to publish my story on their website sooner than expected.  Here it is for you to read:  The Enchanted Apothecary.  The graphics were neat to see, not how I envisioned … Continue reading

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Young Wizards – Flash Fiction

Alfonso looked up the tree, squinting to focus on a nest near the top. He flexed his arthritic fingers. One phoenix feather was all he needed to finish the youth potion. Some of the younger wizards probably could levitate there … Continue reading

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Exciting Week!

Someone actually paid money for a short story that I wrote. This past Sunday I decided to overcome my fear of rejection and actually submit a story somewhere to just see what happens. Surprisingly, I received an e-mail the next … Continue reading

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