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Special 5MF NaNoWriMo Edition – Week 2

Winning Entry (TIED with Jeff Pfaller) Prompt: Your Main Character finds a painting of himself/herself. Penelope Price stopped dead in her tracks.  The echo of her heels coming to an abrupt […]

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The Word Count Podcast Halloween Special

  Welcome ghouls and ghosts to episode 4 of The Word Count Podcast! This week’s entry is my first Halloween special featuring shorts and even a song that will scare […]

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A Scam Grows in Scotland

It was the smell that drew Aiden Fairweather to the shore that day. He was at his old pub at five in the morning, the usual time since he’d had […]

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Episode 3 of The Word Count is LIVE!

The Word Count Episode Three entitled “A Writer’s Showcase” is now LIVE! This week’s double-length show features a dozen writers who work in various genres. We have poetry, excerpts from […]

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The Young Practitioner – PROLOGUE

    North Africa, November, 1942 – 45km west of Tunis The M4 Sherman tank ground to a halt with a sick sputter from its Continental R975 C1 engine. “C’mon […]

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Week Eight Winning Entry

Prompt: command Thaddeus Crowe was restless tonight. I was trying to catch up on my latest short story submission–a steampunk genre Civil War piece–when the moaning and clanking started again […]

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Week Nine Winning Entry

Prompt: inefficient  I don’t like sleeping very much. Well, that’s not entirely true. Sleep, I like. It’s the dreams that come every time I shut my eyes. They always start […]

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Week 18 Winning Entry

  PROMPT: INABILITY They called it a ‘smart virus.’ A variation of herpes that could target specific DNA types. Read: races. Once unleashed, it could wipe out an entire ‘targeted […]

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Some of my other stuff…

I have a short story called “Orange You Glad the Doctor’s In” in the Orange Karen:Tribute to a Warrior anthology: To Purchase: ORANGE KAREN site Amazon Paperback Amazon Kindle eBook […]

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Chapter One Snippet

Present Day The old lady next to me in the window seat died somewhere over the Atlantic. I know because she told me. “Symon Bryson.” The husky voice surprised me. […]

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The Word Count Episode Two is LIVE!

Episode two of The Word Count has been posted! The show deals with Social Media and how you can utilize tools such as Twitter and your own blog to get […]

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It’s ALIVE!!