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“I Hate Meat Loaf!” – my new Iron Writer flash story is up!

“I Hate Meat Loaf!” is my 500-word take in this week’s Iron Writer Challenge. The elements are particularly bizarre this time, and the stories I’m up against are clever and have more Star Wars references in them than mine, but … Continue reading

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Nightmare in Frills – another #CoffinHop story challenge!

Once again, I asked for story elements from my Coffin Hop friends, and this is what they came up with: Axel Howerton: peanut butter Lori Michelle: a dead bush Katie John: Doll’s pram Julianne Snow:  styrofoam plates   Nightmare in … Continue reading

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Flash Story: Keeping My Head

Keeping My Head by E. Chris Garrison The baseball saved my life. But let me start at the beginning. As Melinda, the crowd-warmer girl had a meltdown over the t-shirt bazooka, I almost missed the alien. I thought maybe he … Continue reading

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My #CoffinHop flash story challenge!

As part of the Coffin Hop, I have decided to write a 500 word flash story, similar to the Iron Writer Challenge, except with dares from some of my fellow Coffin Hoppers! Here’s what they came up with: D.D. Syrdal: … Continue reading

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“Moby Me” Whiteboard Wednesday

Today’s Whiteboard Wednesday depicts “Moby Me”, a science fiction flash story I wrote for the Iron Writer Challenge. You can read the 500 word story by clicking on the image or on the title above.

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Iron Writer Tournament “Family Reunion” Whiteboard Wednesday!

What is THIS Whiteboard Wednesday about? Well, go read my story, “Family Reunion” on the Iron Writer site. If you see this on October 8, 2014, GO NOW and vote for me, if you like my story best! (Please!)

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I am in the Iron Writer 2014 Autumn Equinox Open – J K Rowling Bracket!

As it turns out, my story, “Knight at the Drive-thru” won Challenge 75 – Grudge Match #7, so I was entered in the 2014 Autumn Equinox Open – J K Rowling Bracket! Please go read the stories and vote for … Continue reading

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My “Nuclear Wessels” WON the Iron Writer Challenge!

Challenge 54 Challenge 54 – See more at: http://theironwriter.com/the-winners/challenge-54/#sthash.gWZbDGrl.dpuf Challenge 54 Challenge 54 – See more at: http://theironwriter.com/the-winners/challenge-54/#sthash.gWZbDGrl.dpuf I’m pretty psyched, because the popular vote and the judges confirmed me as this past week’s Iron Writer Challenge Champion with my … Continue reading

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“Nuclear Wessels” – my latest entry in the Iron Writer Challenge!

The Iron Writer Challenge #54 The Authors: Lindsey Cooperider, Eric Garrison, Maureen Larter, Yeshasvi Mahadev The Elements: Ensign Chekov A Scrapbooking Convention Airport Security A Watermelon If you haven’t seen my posts about The Iron Writer Challenge, it’s a weekly … Continue reading

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My 2013 – Outside My Comfort Zone

It’s been a huge year for me. They say that we grow the most when we’re outside our comfort zone. I think I’ve grown a lot this year. 2013 was my biggest year ever as a published author, with Reality … Continue reading

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