Dreaming Just Enough – A Little Flash
Aug03

Dreaming Just Enough – A Little Flash

The Dark Fairy Queen, Anna Meade, is running another of her fantabulous flash fiction competitions. This time she’s calling all writers to enter The Dark Fairy Queen Midsummer Night’s Dream Writing Contest. If you want to try your hand, there’s still a few more days left to enter (deadline August 7) as our great queen extended the deadline for her slackest minions (such as myself), who missed the original deadline.  You...

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Love Bites: Anti-Valentine Flash Fiction
Feb11

Love Bites: Anti-Valentine Flash Fiction

I’ve written a little bit of flash fiction for the “Love Bites: Anti-Valentine Blog Hop” hosted by Ruth Long, Lisa Shambrook, Lizzie Koch, and Laura Jamez. You can find more about the blog hop here, or by clicking the blog hop badge, and you can read the other blog stops here. I encourage you to go check out the other entries. They are mostly pretty cynical and twisted… the way Valentines should be…?...

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Time for Cake
Apr21

Time for Cake

The bride was late. After waiting 40 minutes, the celebrant sat down to ease his knees and had fallen asleep. After an hour and a half, the bridesmaids had given up on decorum and were flirting outrageously with the groomsmen, who had pulled out a flask and were offering it around. The flower girl had flopped down at one end of the aisle. Her party dress, victim to the ravages of the lawn, was covered in grass stains. Disappointed by...

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