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Falling Free: Short Story

So at last, a short story! It’s been a while since I’ve posted one, primarily because most places I submit to don’t accept work that has been published, even if it’s on a blog. However, at just over 1000 words, … Continue reading

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A Super Cool Announcement and A Reminder…

Hello! I’m thrilled to announce that my story, Nor’easter, short-listed for the Storgy literary fiction contest, is now published in their anthology. Some really great and unique stories were included, so check it out here! Also, a reminder that both … Continue reading

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Talking Pets – A Flash For The Freestyle Writing Challenge

It has been a while since I posted any writing. The reasons for that are many, but the main two are 1) I’ve been submitting some of the more recent pieces to magazines and whatnot, and 2) I’ve been working like a … Continue reading

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Nor’easter by Dyane Forde

NOR’EASTER by Dyane Forde North “Wake up.” I opened my eyes against the morning glare but immediately shrunk back from a headache. White and black stars pulsed before my eyes; those two words, “Wake up”, a hammer pulverising the side…

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Writing for Fun: The Messed-Up Result

So, a few weeks ago I wrote about the wacky writing experience I’d had with Sharon from my writing group. We’d met up at a local restaurant to chat, eat, and write. What I think started out as a serious … Continue reading

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Dyane Forde’s Christmas Story Challenge

Originally posted on The Writer Next Door:
Author Dyane Forde Hi everyone! I’m so excited to introduce today my friend and a very talented author: Dyane Forde ? Dyane recently released her fabulous book The Purple Morrow. The Purple Morrow is…

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Check out Author Dyane Forde’s New Short Story

Photo Source: From the Well House Author Dyane Forde is a friend of mine and a damn good writer. She recently had a short story published in the online literary magazine, From the Well House.  The story is titled, The…

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I’m Writing Again and Loving Every Second of it

I’ve been quiet for some time, huh? No, no, I’m not trying to play hide and seek with you all, but as you’ve seen from some of my last posts, I’m taking time to reconsider writing and it’s place in … Continue reading

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View From the Sea: Story Prompt

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything new, so I decided to jump back on board with a story prompt from a writing site; it’s a little experimental but that’s part of the fun. I’ll leave the actual prompt … Continue reading

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The Desert Marker (Chapter 2): A Campfire Story

James is led into the desert by a fraud of a priest to find a man named Po and a mysterious Well…What’s it all for? Phil Partington and I thought it’d be a fun exercise to start a Campfire story, … Continue reading

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