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Contest: NPR Three Minute Fiction

As a loyal NPR listener I couldn’t let this one fall by the wayside; it sounds like too much fun to miss.  The program “All Things Considered” has started holding a flash fiction contest.  Each month has a different judge … Continue reading

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“Small Victories” Published!

I just peeked at the latest issue of Soft Whispers and my latest short story has been included.  They are still at a phase where they still take just about everything, but I’m not complaining.  All the other entries are … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #5

This week I finally finished the rough draft of my WIP.  I honestly never thought that I would make it this far.  I owe a big part of finishing this goal to the readers of this blog.  It’s one thing … Continue reading

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Story Proofing Available

My friend Elizabeth is starting freelance proofing and editing for any interested.  She was a great help with my Valentine’s day story and the least I can do is put a good word in for her services.  Until she gets … Continue reading

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The Weekly Review #1

My manuscript has made huge progress the last few weeks, it finally feels like the ideas in my head are becoming a story worth reading. This weeks quota of 5,000 words brings the total over 34,000 words.  I spent time hashing … Continue reading

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Patience is a Virtue…

Good news, the literary blog where I submitted a short story has decided to include it the Valentine’s Day Anthology entitled “Deadly Love, Be Mine”.  It goes public this Sunday and I will post a link to the page.  I … Continue reading

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The Little Writer that Could

Took a mini break from my big manuscript to try writing a bit of flash fiction for a submission. Having not submitted anything anywhere, (unless you count High School, I don’t) writing and editing took on a new thrill. It … Continue reading

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