One Thousand Days :: A Short Story :: Steemfest WriteYourOwnTicket Contest Entry

This is an entry to the second round of the @blocktrades and @thewritersblock Steemfest #writeyourownticket contest, hosted by @anomadsoul. It was a dark and stormy night when I woke up and I didn’t know where I was or who I was. But that was fine, because there were no rules here, and I was a writer and I was allowed to write whatever opening line

One Thousand Days :: A Short Story :: Steemfest WriteYourOwnTicket Contest Entry 2018-09-16T18:28:05+00:00

The End of Imaginary Friends :: Chapter 1

This is an entry for @thewritersblock First Chapter contest, where the first chapter of a novel is submitted as the entry. This chapter is the first from my in-progress novel The End of Imaginary Friends. The novel was inspired by one of my short stories from several months ago, but even then it screamed for more words to tell Ariana's whole story.    “Git off

The End of Imaginary Friends :: Chapter 1 2018-08-16T13:28:56+00:00

Don’t Run :: 50 Word Story Challenge

While @jayna is down in Tennessee at the first Writer's Block meetup, the rest of us have to console ourselves with contributing to her 50 Word Story Challenge. This time around we have the prompt of: run. I'm not going to profess to have any specific experience regarding the following story. Just so we're clear on that.   My first presentation to the board. My

Don’t Run :: 50 Word Story Challenge 2018-06-22T19:00:48+00:00

Steemwars – Mission 2 – Part 6 – Lost in Spaces – [COM Rd 17]

This is Mission 2, Part 6 of an increasingly silly community-written sci-fi parody serial. Find the previous parts here: Part 1: Be There or Be Square by @tanglebranch Part 2: Hip to be Square by @negativer Part 3: I Can See Squarely Now by @caleblailmusik Part 4: Thank the Gods For Red Shirts by @jasonbu Part 5: Swept Away by@tanglebranch Part 6: Lost in Spaces

Steemwars – Mission 2 – Part 6 – Lost in Spaces – [COM Rd 17] 2018-06-12T18:13:22+00:00

…and found :: 50 word short story :: part 4

I admit I was looking forward to @jayna's next prompt for her ongoing 50 Word Challenge so that I could add a new 50 word block to our Jenga tower that is now going to be 200 words tall. And now we have the prompt of 'sea'. It made things tricky since our little story chain is occurring in a forest, but it just means

…and found :: 50 word short story :: part 4 2018-06-11T17:58:22+00:00