As you probably know by now, I participate in FlashFriday (FlashFriday.Wordpress.com’s weekly flash fiction contest) where they choose a prompt and a length and writers work to complete a story based on the prompt that meets the length requirements. This weeks’ prompt was an interesting place, with an even more interesting name: The target word […]Read More Flash Friday #42
Contest: Who Has Visited the Most States?. A great blogger and amazing writer asks: How many states have you visited…Read More Contest: Who Has Visited the Most States?
This last Friday, I once again entered FlashFriday @ http://flashfriday.wordpress.com/2013/09/13/flash-friday-41/#comments. The prompt: Word count target: 350 words, give or take 10 words. When I first looked at the picture, my eyes were drawn of course to the dust storm. I was very tired when I looked at the picture, but the lines that came to me […]Read More FlashFriday #41 – Anatomy of an edit
Two Wal*Marts, both alike in dignity. In the four state area where we lay our scene… Okay, technically it’s more like four Super*Walmarts and one regular one with a refrigerator section and a SAM’s club but it sounds better when you’re paraphrasing great works of literature. Seriously though, I live in an area dubbed ‘the four […]Read More A Tale of Two Wal*Marts