Flash Fiction Challenge: The Fledgling

I don’t always have the time, or the right story, to participate in Chuck Wendig’s Flash Fiction Challenges, but this time around I was rather excited to see one of my prompts selected. I felt it would be cheating to use my own, so I chose the prompt: “The first breath …

NanoWriMo 2015 Winner

I haven’t done much reading this month — only two books. I have been missing in action thanks to NanoWriMo and my 50,000 word goal. I am pleased to say that I accomplished my target on the 23rd of November – Yippee! But I’m not finished. The 50,000 words will make …

NanoWriMo 2015

For those of you who may not have heard, November is National Novel Writing Month, or NanoWriMo for short. The goal is to write 50,000 words of a first draft. I need a break from editing so I’m taking the plunge and going into fantasy (it does have some sci-fi …