Category Archives: My Fiction

Weekend Coffee Share: Friendship, Mickey Mouse, Flash Fiction & Waistlines

Hi everyone! Another weekend, and here I am, writing a Weekend Coffee Share and connecting with all of my blogger friends. How was your week? Please feel free to share. Here’s a link (here) for anyone who wants to join us … Continue reading

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The Sully Award Winner!

Originally posted on heylookawriterfellow:
First things first: I owe everyone an apology. I was supposed to announce the winner of The Sully Award for Excellence in Writerishness last week, but the days got away from me. The reason: Easter Week.…

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Alphabet Soup Stories: G is for George

“What’s with the dog?” asked James, settling into the folding chair near his brother. Stuart brushed the lapel of his Brooks Brothers coat before answering. “I haven’t a clue. He was lying next to the casket when I arrived. Fitting, … Continue reading

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ALPHABET SOUP STORIES: F is for FREIDA – “Cherry Pie”

Not really hungry, Freida pushed the small bits of cherry pie around her plate with the tines of her fork. Cherry pie. It was Thursday night, and Thursday nights always meant cherry pie. Andrew sat across from her, his Daily Times … Continue reading

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Playtime

“I’m hungry,” he cries, a mixture of snot and ice cream caked around his nose. His mother sighs and disengages a small grubby fist from her denim skirt. Spitting on a napkin, she begins to clean his little face. “Mikey, … Continue reading

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ALPHABET SOUP STORIES: E is for Eddie

And the Band Played On Eddie had never been one for gardening. At the end of his shift at the mill, all he wanted was a couple of cold ones while he sat in front of the TV, watching the … Continue reading

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ALPHABET SOUP STORIES: D is for Dolores

Mornings Are Hardest Dolores watched as the gray light of dawn began to filter through the bedroom curtain. Now – finally – she could give herself permission to rise from her sleepless bed. Glancing over at Dave’s side, Dolores’ heart … Continue reading

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