The Ale-ing Brothers

Yay, it’s flash fiction time, as hosted by the fantabulous author, ’Nathan Burgoine. This month in the year-long challenge we had to write in the genre of sci-fi, in the clouds, and with a dog collar as our object. I thought a bit outside the box here, and the timing of the writing prompt coincided with … More The Ale-ing Brothers

Ye Filthy Rat

Flash fiction piece #4 for 2018, inspired by ’Nathan Burgoine’s challenge for the year! I’m still loving this, even though I wrote this entry in one go. Yeah, maybe I won’t leave it to the last second next month. Some help for non-Irish speakers. Sometimes names are pronounced differently, depending on where the people live … More Ye Filthy Rat

An Immoral Compass

Okay, it’s February 2018’s flash fiction challenge, as issued by fabulously talented Canadian author ’Nathan Burgoine. This month we had to write a crime caper that takes place in a soup kitchen, and includes a compass. This was really out of my genre comfort zone. I like being challenged, though. And I made it at … More An Immoral Compass

Truth Be Told

I’ve taken up Canadian author ’Nathan Burgoine’s monthly flash fiction quest. This is my first time writing fiction at 1000 words or less, and so far, it’s a blast! If you want to play along, click on the link above to see his January challenge. We had to write a fairy tale that takes place … More Truth Be Told