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#FlashFictionFriday: Jayne Has the Final Word

Jayne Knight entered her kitchen from the garage, taking her shoes off and placing them on the rack beside the back door, and setting her purse on the counter. 1,350 more words


Honest Fibs and a Perfect Ending

I have a major announcement to make, as Victoria Chase might put it. My third short stories collection, Honest Fibs, was just will be published in a few days – and I now have the… 3,114 more words

Random Musings

New projects, old friends

Well, dear reader, we are off! this weekend I start drafting my new project in earnest. If I’m honest, I am not as organised as I’d intended to be, but I have the bones of the plot and the main characters so I am comfortable making a start. 102 more words


Twenty-One Years

On April 3rd it’ll be twenty-one years since my dad passed away.  I still think about him often, especially when I wonder whether I’m living the life he wanted for me.  577 more words


Maya has the best writing prompts.

A quick update, i just sent the final Witch’s Trilogy book to the editor. It will, hopefully, be published in a few weeks!

Now on to the main event, the Bradbury Challenge. 343 more words

On Writing

Jules's Midwrite Crisis (short lesfic)

Dear Ms Pearson,

Thank you for the opportunity to review your manuscript, however we will not…

Jules’s vision blurred as she stared at the little words on the screen. 5,348 more words


Short Story-Five Cats

The notification popped up on Karen’s facebook feed, alongside a little cartoon heart:

John Roberts is now in a relationship with Rebecca Owen.

Karen’s stomach gave an all-too-familiar lurch, twisting itself into a knot and leaving a hollow, aching pit. 3,790 more words