New Story: Corn Nut Caper

Happy Friday, everyone! My new story,┬áCorn Nut Caper, is featured on Shotgun Honey today. Check it out, and while you’re there, be sure to check out some of the other great stories. It’s one of the best places to go… Continue Reading

Two Bits of Advice

1. Read your work aloud 2. Write flash fiction (generally stories 1000 words or less).

Flash Fiction: Irregular Creatures

One of my goals in 2011 is to write more short stories. So when Chuck Wendig at Terrible Minds issued the Irregular Creatures Flash Fiction Challenge, I figured I'd give it a shot. Here it is, 993 words. AN IRREGULAR… Continue Reading

Flash Fiction: A Piece of Cake

Last week, I wrote my first piece flash fiction. Flash fiction varies in length, but for my purposes, I wanted to keep it under 1000 words. A Piece of Cakeby Holly West     On the morning of my tenth birthday,… Continue Reading