Posts Categorized: Short Stories

Out of Her Skin: A Flash Fiction Piece

I have a new flash fiction story published over at HAVOK today! This one is a little fantasy piece titled OUT OF HER SKIN. I think you’ll like it. For any of you who do not have a paid subscription to Havok e-zine, TODAY is the ONLY day you can read this short story for FREE!… Read more »

Monsters in the Dark

For my flash spooky story, I decided to expand the short snippet I had written at Realm Makers during Wayne Thomas Batson’s session on creating suspense. He told us we had to use the names “Biff” and “Zelda”… so I kept them. Here you go!   Biff held the knife in his trembling hand, the… Read more »

Spooky Story Challenge 2018 Link-Up

It’s time for another annual Spooky Story challenge link-up!! Just a quick reminder of the rules: Rule the Most Important…. HAVE FUN! Rule the Next Most Important…. as this is a “Spooky Story” Challenge and set in October, your story should be at least slightly spooky. Rule of Slightly Less Importance…. this year’s challenge is FLASH… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Writing Short Stories

The submission period for the next Fellowship of Fantasy anthology just opened, and I wasn’t going to submit anything. Mostly because I’m in the middle of writing Turrim 3 and I am hoping to have the rough draft finished by the first of June. However, the theme is “fairy tales.” And then I had an… Read more »