New Story: Corn Nut Caper
Happy Friday, everyone! My new story, Corn 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 for short, in-your-face, crime fiction.
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 PROWL Jimmy Ward noticed the police cruiser’s flashing lights in his rear view mirror before […]
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, I woke before the sun rose because even then I had difficulty sleeping. Hungry, I […]