Jules is called to investigate what appears to be a grisly homicide on a college campus. However, as details emerge, it becomes obvious that things aren’t always what they seem.
This one was my entry into round one, challenge one for the NYC Midnight 2016 Flash Fiction Challenge in July, 2016. Although it didn't earn me any points with the judges, I'm sharing it here to keep myself honest and to get all of these stories housed in one place. My prompts for this were: … Continue reading (Fiction) Clever Little Monkey
Back in early August, I posted my story submission for the first heat of the 2015 NYC Midnight Flash Fiction Challenge. This past weekend had me furiously writing another story for the second heat of the challenge. My prompts this time were as follows: Genre: Comedy Location: A School Detention Object to include: A pretzel … Continue reading 2015 Flash Fiction Challenge (Heat 2): I am So Not a Comedienne
I signed up for the 2015 NYC Midnight "Flash Fiction Challenge", trying my hand at writing creative fiction for the first time in (gulp) something like 26 years. Here's how it works: Last Friday night at midnight Eastern, I received my story assignment, and was charged with writing and submitting a short story (no more … Continue reading 2015 Flash Fiction Challenge (Heat 1): Trying My Hand at Fantasy Writing