Tag Archives: Short Story

Short Story: The End of the World

After all the saccharine good wishes of Christmas, the avalanche of sweets and pies, and the torment of endless carols in the shops, it’s refreshing to wash it away with a tale with a bit of bite to it. This … Continue reading

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The Crone’s Fairytale

Not all enchantment happens as planned, and romance is not always for the young.  This story was placed first in a Fractured Fairy tale competition. It and others are available in my book of short stories Tales of Imagination. I … Continue reading

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Sometimes writers get inspiration enough for a flash fiction, a form of micro fiction that paints the entire picture in a small amount of words. Will it become something greater? Often not even the writer knows the answer, for an … Continue reading

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That’s a Wrap . . . or, not.

I’m a huge fan of outtakes from stories. I love reading them and I love writing them. I’m a huge fan of anything really (alternate POVs, outtakes, pasttakes, futuretakes . . . undertakings, which is what I like to call … Continue reading

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