Flash Fiction: Long Drink

30th April, 2010 - Comments Off on Flash Fiction: Long Drink

The radio crackled, old horns and worn drums blared through the noise. Jakob stared at it, willing it into silence. He had just awoken and the world was falling asleep, all except that infernal box. Jesse woke beside him and pouted up at him. “I like the old music. Makes me feel alive.” “You’re dead, […] Read More

Quick Update

28th April, 2010 - Comments Off on Quick Update

Up an hour too early today, so a quick update here. Not much going on, but a few rejection slips in since my massive submission a month ago. Crow Spirit, Twin Circles, Dream Child and Dancing With Death have all come back rejected. I’ll be working on getting those back out this week. Still no […] Read More

Flash Fiction: Little Thief

23rd April, 2010 - Comments Off on Flash Fiction: Little Thief

He slipped through the alley, the sack clutched tight to his chest. The city was sleeping, and his theft would go unnoticed until morning. If, that was, he could get back to the guildhall without getting nabbed by the city guard. He pressed against the wall as he approached the street. The lamps shed little […] Read More

Flash Fiction: Flight 1043

16th April, 2010 - Comments Off on Flash Fiction: Flight 1043

Dear Mom, It won’t be long now. My assignment is almost over. I’ll be home before you know it. They guys are all talking about how they are going to spend their vacations. Most of them have girlfriends and some have wives they are eager to see. I can hardly wait to see you and […] Read More

Flash Friday: Dragon Girl

9th April, 2010 - Comments Off on Flash Friday: Dragon Girl

The dragon swooped out of the sky, an inky blob plummeting from the clouds. The horses screamed in terror. Men froze in fear and awe. Black fire erupted through the camp as dragonsbreath seared the ground. Even the quartermaster could not keep the horses from snapping their leads and bolting in all directions. The dragon […] Read More

Flash Friday: Unforgettable

2nd April, 2010 - Comments Off on Flash Friday: Unforgettable

He stood watching her from the edge of the light. She danced with pure energy around the bonfire. The drumbeats filled the night and the singing echoed on the wind. He loved to watch the harvest festival, when they celebrated the death of all that they had spent the year caring for, in the hope […] Read More