Posts Categorized: Short Stories

Beauty and the Beast Inspiration

Well, I managed to achieve my goal and I actually finished the first draft of my Beauty and the Beast retelling before the end of October! I also managed to prove to myself that I, in fact, can tell a complete story in less than 20,000 words (I was not convinced it was possible). This is by… Read more »


There is still time to get your Kindle copy of SECOND SON for just 99 cents! The price goes up to $1.99 tomorrow evening and will remain there until Tuesday, after which it will revert back to full price. There is also still time for you to help me spread the word about this deal and… Read more »


So many fun things I’m getting to participate in all of a sudden! I am so excited to share about Anne Elisabeth Stengl and Rooglewood Press’s new fairy tale writing contest with you. Rooglewood Press is delighted to introduce their second fairy tale novella contest— Five Enchanted Roses a collection of “Beauty and the Beast” stories… Read more »


“Elkahn, Elkahn!” the boy raced across the street. “Elkahn, wait for me!” “I need to get to work, Deter, and you need to remember to look both ways or you’ll cause your mother grief. Of course, I wouldn’t care so much, but I’d hate to see my sister cry.” The boy laughed at the good-natured… Read more »