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A contest with great prizes up for offer Read More

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Jim is a simple man, who values the important things in life. (Submission for the Review Chain Contest using the prompt: That pickle just wasn't right) Read More
Originally I had named this song "Don't betray your potential" I had it laying around for a long while until the first line entered my mind, then the rest just wrote itself. The format is unlike anything I have written previously but I'm very pleased with the outcome, it has… Read More
Started on February 4, 2020 for the Booksie 2020 Flash Fiction Writing Contest (500 word limit). Restarted, completed and submitted to the contest on May 7, 2020. Based on a public domain photograph provided by the contest. The photograph the story is based on has been included as the story's… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

April 30, 2020

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choices have to be made when the prize of a lifetime is on the line...and lived with. Read More

Tags: greed, contest

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I tried to end the world in 250 words. Got close. Read More
Five people are asked to play a game to compete for a promotion they've all applied for within the company. All they have to do is pick a box... Read More

Short Story / Humor

March 21, 2020

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Things are not always as they seem, and what we don’t notice could kill us. Read More
Contest entry from prompt - Write about stress Read More

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An open romance writing contest for fictional short stories with a chance to be published in paperback. Read More
An open war and military writing contest for fictional short stories with a chance to be published in paperback. Read More
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Tags: winter, contest

It is uncertain whether or not the bonds we make in this life will carry on to be something greater than one could ever imagine. Perhaps this all begins in adolescence. Lessons of humanity and richness in character can be taught at any age and are exemplified as so. Four… Read More

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Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. Read More
A man is appointed to carry out a difficult task, will he make it? Read More
A mother's final letter to her son as she lays on the hospital bed. With only minutes left on her clock, the mother tries to give her son one more gift before she leaves this Earth - her final words. Read More
Entry for Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest Read More

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An entry into the Booksie Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. What happens when a drunk wakes up in a subway terminal with no memory of how he got there and carrying with him only a suitcase with an alarming stench? Read More

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"Understanding" is a flash fiction piece about facing your demons. It was first published on fiftywordstories.com and was later published on flashfiction.net. It won fiftywordstories.com's story of month for October 2018. Read More
A poetic telling of how my character Cynthia became useful in my literary universe! Read More
The Review Chain is holding a contest, anyone is welcome to join. Read More
Entry for Flash Fiction contest. Read More
Booksie 2020 Poetry Contest
Cover for contest - Life In The Time Of Coronavirus Story Project

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