Novel Excerpt for Fandango’s Friday Flashback

Today's Friday Flashback post is one I originally shared on 6th June 2018. I didn't have any posts from today's date for some reason. My brain's all discombobulated at the moment because I just learned that one of my best friends, whom I'm going to visit on Saturday, just got a little dog and I'm … Continue reading Novel Excerpt for Fandango’s Friday Flashback

A Discovery in the Snow, Part III

Photo by Chanan Greenblatt on Unsplash I realize it's been over a month since I last posted, but I hope to post more frequently beginning today. For starters, here's the next installment of my multiple-part story "A Discovery in the Snow." Part of the idea for this story comes from this prompt. You can read the previous installments … Continue reading A Discovery in the Snow, Part III

A Discovery in the Snow

Photo by Chanan Greenblatt on Unsplash Written for this prompt and this prompt. Florence noticed the dead bird first. She flapped toward the small heap of feathers, eager hand outstretched. “Look! What happened to it?” Abel slapped her hand away and crouched, coat spreading over the snow as if it were wings itself. He squinted and frowned. It was about the … Continue reading A Discovery in the Snow

WIP Wednesday

My brain's all discombobulated at the moment because I just learned that one of my best friends, whom I'm going to visit on Saturday, just got a little dog and I'm SO EXCITED. As in, can-hardly-sit-still excited. I absolutely love dogs. I've had dogs around for sixteen years of my life (at one point I … Continue reading WIP Wednesday

Throwback Thursday #9

Life has been pretty busy lately, thus the lack of posts other my Throwback Thursday ones. I hope to get back on track next week. In the meantime, here's the beginning of a story I wrote three years ago. *** Dawn of the Killing Day rose with the slowness of an overburdened snail. For all … Continue reading Throwback Thursday #9

A Bother of Wings

https://purpldragon.wordpress.com/2018/04/16/image-writing-prompt-146/ 339 words “Just relax. You’ll be fine!” Penny called. She raced around the garage, her little legs scrambling with anxiety, faster and faster. “I’m better than fine! This is amazing!” Oliver shouted back from near the ceiling, then careened into a stack of empty cardboard boxes. He bounced to the ground and looked stunned. … Continue reading A Bother of Wings

Friday Fictioneers–The Sea Monster

Photo credit: JS Brand Friday Fictioneers Genre: children's fantasy Word count: 100 Edmund devoured his last morsel of food and kept rocking. Back and forth, back and forth on his heels, he watched the quiet harbor. He knew the sea monster still lurked at the bottom. But who was there to tell? Everyone else had turned into … Continue reading Friday Fictioneers–The Sea Monster