“Careful. Not too close to the edge,” Danny’s mom said from the safety of the hiking trail. Danny nodded and stepped back from a large rock. This wasn’t the normal hiking trail he and his mom usually took. This one had a big drop off with a deep valley that looked like it stretched on… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: The Hike
FINISH Hey y'all! (I'm in the south now, so I think I might need to stop with the "you guys" thing. *wink, wink*) I've seen a ton of people sharing their New Year's Resolutions and Power Words for 2018 and thought I'd chime in with my personal goals, as well. What better way for accountability than… Continue reading Power Words, Resolutions and a New Year, Oh my!
A noise pulled Sophia from her dreams. She grabbed her blankie and toddled toward the soft glow that came from the kitchen. “Daddy?” she said. The figure behind the refrigerator door jumped. “No, sorry ‘bout that, Little One.” He finished chewing the bite of corndog he held. “Didn’t mean to wake you. Go back to… Continue reading Flash Fiction: New Year’s Resolutions
RED ALERT! RED ALERT! STAND CLEAR OF THE LOADING DOCK DOORS. SANTA’S SLEIGH HAS CLEARANCE FOR TAKE OFF! A whirl of wind swept through the dock before the metal doors slammed shut, plunging the room into silence. Two elves crouched low in the corner, hands above their heads to protect against the elements that had… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: RED ALERT
How many caught my latest Flash Fiction yesterday? It wasn't a Friday but it made for a good intro for today's post. *wink, wink* Recently I mentioned that I had a big idea for the New Year that I would share at a later date. Well, today is the later date! *Cartwheel* So, just what… Continue reading My Big Idea.
“Have the reinforcements arrived?” The fairy’s voice wobbled but he tightened his grip on the tree branch beneath him. He’d just received this promotion and his first mission was under way. “No, Commander Winter,” Lieutenant Snowflake yelled from a nearby branch. The tree swayed slightly under the weight of her fellow soldiers as they took… Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Battle of the Tree
So, I've got a couple fun things that just came out. First off, my monthly article for Almost An Author posted a few days ago. This is a good one if you're a writer struggling to nail that first page of your manuscript. You can check it out here. Also, I had the privilege of… Continue reading Blog Posts and Interviews
Hey there. It's me. Yes, the really real me. I am here. Which is different because I haven't been here much lately, I will admit. There are so many different reasons, that I haven't been (and still am totally not) sure where to begin. So I'll just ramble for a minute and maybe some of you… Continue reading not all those who wander are lost…
Alayna stepped back to admire her work. It had taken hours to create but with the help of her mother and little brother, it was time for the big moment. Or, rather, the ten big moments. That's all they were allowed anymore now that the government had cut the number of minutes of electricity use… Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: Ten Minutes of Hope
Happy December, you guys!! I can't believe it's actually the last month of 2017. *blink, blink* But the good news is, these books are just in time for gift giving! *throws confetti* Check out these new releases from fellow ACFW authors--a few of these might be perfect as a stocking stuffer! December 2017 New Releases… Continue reading ACFW New Releases–December 2017