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Kibbles and Bits (Of Flesh): A Short Story Based on Kendall Bailey’s “Sled Dogs”

Kibbles and Bits (Of Flesh): A Short Story Based on Kendall Bailey’s “Sled Dogs”

About Sled Dogs (Buy it here!) When Alia’s heads to southern Alaska to join her father for her summer break, she expects to spend some quality time with him and his rowdy sled dog team. But Alia’s vacation turns into a nightmare when the entire dog sled team escapes the kennel–and…

VIDEO: Why I Like Short Stories and Flash Fiction–And a Few Writing Tips!

VIDEO: Why I Like Short Stories and Flash Fiction–And a Few Writing Tips!

Hey, everyone! It’s been a little bit since I have shared a vlog with you, but here I am. In honor of our blog tour we’re putting together over at The Short Story and Flash Fiction Society, I wanted to put together a video talking about why I enjoy short…

The Birthday – Flash Fiction

The Birthday – Flash Fiction

This was written for a contest and rejected. The prompts were to use the words love, oxidation, and alphabet. I edited a few words here and there this time around, so it’s not the exact same entry.

So here it is, because I’m not letting this wine-fueled writing go to complete waste. Hopefully you enjoy it more than the judges did. Sorry, I’m a grump. :/

New Project: The Short Story and Flash Fiction Society

New Project: The Short Story and Flash Fiction Society

If you guys didn’t know, I’m part of a new project run by Mary Papas and myself! It’s promoting flash fiction and short stories as a genre, and we’re excited to tell you that our first contest will be September 19th (tomorrow)! Head over to the Short Story and Flash…

“Dysmorphia”: A New Short Story Collection

“Dysmorphia”: A New Short Story Collection

Hi guys! I announced this on Twitter earlier today but I want to let everyone know here as well: I’ve released a new collection of 10 short stories. In this collection, I examined the many potential manifestations of the word “dysmorphia.” I was inclusive of many different mental illnesses as well…

Calling all horror fans!

Calling all horror fans!

If you’re into Halloween like so many people I know, then you love horror stories. Stories about ghosts, zombies, murder, mystery, and possibly mayhem.

Now wouldn’t it be awesome to read a collection of short stories meant to thrill you, scare you, and probably make you laugh a little, too?

I thought so.

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Murder: Horror Flash Fiction Stories

Murder: Horror Flash Fiction Stories

Just a quick update on a recent project! The awesome Mary Papas put together a flash fiction contest a while back, and I entered two stories. One got first place! The other is now featured in this anthology, along with other fantastic authors Adam Ickes, Luke McEwen, Marc Nash, and Samantha…