The Ghost of Arlen Hall: A Haunted Tale for Halloween

Hello Bloglandia! I finally get to share this story with you!!! Imagine Downtown Abbey meets Poltergeist and you'll have an idea of what you're in for. Seriously, this bit of fiction is so spooky I scared myself when I was crafting it. I wrote the tale last winter, but figured it would be perfect for the creepy … Continue reading The Ghost of Arlen Hall: A Haunted Tale for Halloween

My Writing Numbers for July

Howdy Bloglandia, It's another round of writing numbers. Since I'm deep into revising mode, my numbers aren't quite as beefy as June's, but here's the tally.... So what do the numbers represent? Blog/Newsletter: Um, pretty self-explanatory. My newsletter subscribers got treated to a new feature this month which added a couple hundred words, while we also … Continue reading My Writing Numbers for July

It’s No Joke at The Drive-Thru Window

Oh no! We've passed the middle of July and I haven't supplied you with your fix of short fiction for the month. I wrote this one back in the spring with a little help from the prompt producing folks over at The First Line Literary Journal. Unfortunately, the story didn't get accepted, but as the … Continue reading It’s No Joke at The Drive-Thru Window

The Funniest Thing I Never Wrote

As some of you know, one of my goals this year is to write one short story per month. Part of this is to stretch my writing muscles, part of it is to have some "play" time away from novel writing, and another part of it is to have something I could use to stock … Continue reading The Funniest Thing I Never Wrote