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The Story and Its Teller

I made it! 12 short stories in a year. For June’s story, I tried playing around with magic realism. The magic realism genre blends fantasy and reality, where things tend to be “normal”, but with just a few spots of magic. I was inspired by this Town of Birds by Heather Monley, a text we […]

Permanent Acquaintance

This month’s short story challenge was 1200 with “permanent” as a prompt. While it’s not a true story…it could be, hence the painting of my corgi girl. Enjoy! I knocked and knocked, but my dog refused to grow a thumb and unlock the door. I peered through the window. My puppy, Fellah, sat on the […]

The Chairlift

Every month I receive a writing challenge as part of a writing group called Deadlines for Writers. This month is our longest challenge of the year at 2500 words; and the prompt was “charge.” Thanks for reading! ————————————————————– “You aren’t scared are you?” Erica rocked the chair-lift back and forth, suspended forty feet above glistening […]

Holiday News – Short Story

Detective Jake Smith walked up the porch steps and lifted a fist in the air. His hand hung before tapping on the wooden door. The door cracked open. Two blue eyes peered out, rimmed red. “Merry Christmas ma’am. I’m Detective Jake Smith. I’m here to speak about your daughter.” The door opened wide. “You mean […]

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Hanna & Ivan are a couple from Utah. They spent the summer of 2020 building out a Ram ProMaster into a tiny home on wheels.

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