Story a Day Report for May 3rd

Title: None Word Count: 1,001 Total Time: 1.5 hours Genre: Horror Comments: I don’t hate this one. It’s a pretty complete piece. I need to flesh out a bit of narrative in the middle, but it doesn’t have the huge gaps that are in my stories from the first two days. It’s not great, but I’m also a beginning horrorContinue reading “Story a Day Report for May 3rd”

Story a Day Report for May 1st

Story Title: None Word Count: 5,300 Total Time: 6 hours, 15 minutes (though I imagine it might have been a little less, as that whole presidential announcement proved to be quite a distraction). Genre: Personal alternate history Comments: It has a beginning, middle, and end, but it’s not complete. There are brackets where sections needContinue reading “Story a Day Report for May 1st”

Another flash fiction challenge

Chuck Wendig is hosting another flash fiction challenge at his blog. This time, we’re limited to three sentences. Untitled “The king died and then the queen died” is a story. “The king died and then the queen died of grief” is a plot. The student chucked the textbook across the room and went to theContinue reading “Another flash fiction challenge”

Terribleminds Flash Fiction Challenge

I’m a big fan of Chuck Wendig, and I’m also a fan of flash fiction. Thus, when Chuck Wendig issues a flash fiction challenge, I heed the call. Well, sometimes. Whenever I’m not trying to finish ten thousand other projects. The current challenge is to create a piece of flash fiction using these five words,Continue reading “Terribleminds Flash Fiction Challenge”