Tag Archives: story


Follow Friday – 101 Words

Posted by Rich - 24th July 2015

101 Words is a site devoted to user-submitted short stories that are exactly one-hundred-and-one words long. Site creator Shannon started writing 101-word stories for their site back in 2005, but it wasn’t until 2007 when the site really came into its … Continue reading


The Star Coin Prophecy – Part 4 of 4

Posted by Chrissey - 14th January 2013

<< Part 1 We’re sorry! Parts 2-4 are no longer available to read online. If you’d like to continue reading this story, you can download it for free via Open Books and pay what you want, or purchase a copy through … Continue reading


Project Spotlight #2 – Laser Lace Letters by Haley Moore

Posted by Chrissey - 22nd November 2012

>> Great Escapes | Volume 1 and other books In the second of our crowd funding project spotlights, we take a look at Laser Lace Letters. Creator Haley Moore is raising funds through Kickstarter for her combined fiction and craft … Continue reading


The Star Coin Prophecy – Part 3 of 4

Posted by Chrissey - 12th November 2012

<< Part 1 We’re sorry! Parts 2-4 are no longer available to read online. If you’d like to continue reading this story, you can download it for free via Open Books and pay what you want, or purchase a copy through … Continue reading


“Escape” Micro Fiction vs Poetry Contest Winners Announced

Posted by Chrissey - 22nd October 2012

Our “Escape” writing contest for micro fiction and poetry received a record 29 entries from 24 different writers. We’d like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who took part and helped make this the best and most exciting … Continue reading


The Star Coin Prophecy – Part 2 of 4

Posted by Chrissey - 1st October 2012

<< Part 1 We’re sorry! Parts 2-4 are no longer available to read online. If you’d like to continue reading this story, you can download it for free via Open Books and pay what you want, or purchase a copy through … Continue reading


The Star Coin Prophecy – Part 1 of 4

Posted by Chrissey - 18th September 2012

Ruth Anders held her pass up to the security guard at the door. He inspected it closely. “You’re running a little late,” he said. “Local press are at the back, if you’d like to take a seat.” He pushed the … Continue reading


Micro-fiction

Posted by Chrissey - 12th March 2012

I hope you all enjoyed the Ink Babe’s interview! One of the fiction formats they are including in their anthology is micro-fiction; short prose pieces with a story structure. For those who haven’t come across micro-fiction before, here’s a bit … Continue reading


Post Christmas Goodies

Posted by Chrissey - 9th January 2012

This week, check out a little collection of late Christmas gifts.   Christmas Writing Contest Runners-up: A Voice of Reason by Stephanie Laine One old lady sets her sights on a life of luxury in this dark psychological thriller. The … Continue reading


Chrissey’s writing tips #4

Posted by Chrissey - 28th November 2011

BEGINNING, MIDDLE AND END – Standard plotting I’ve not done a post yet about standard plotting because it is something you can read about in many places. I’ve always found it easier to understand something if I know why I’m … Continue reading


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