Book Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Author: Ray Bradbury Release Date: 1949 Genre: Classic, Science-Fiction, Short Story Collection Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 303 Publisher: Harper Voyager Blurb: The strange and wonderful tale of man’s experiences on Mars, filled with intense images and astonishing visions. Now part of the Voyager Classics collection. The Martian Chronicles tells the story of humanity’s repeated attempts to colonize [...]

A Winter Morning

I am a hopeless winter-person - you know, when a person goes overboard in hauling around shawls everywhere, wearing cardigans even when it's barely cold, wearing socks while sleeping and using a heater or a hot water bag at night to warm the cold feet. I know I am not the only one so I [...]

Derelict – #Blogbattle

BlogBattle is a weekly short story challenge in which participants write short stories using a single word for inspiration. You can visit the BB’s blog to find out more about it: Blogbattle: Inspired To Write. This week’s word is Derelict. Derelict Genre: Dark Fiction The smell of his sweat repels me. The sweat-soaked hair under his arms makes me [...]

Evening Tea – #Blogbattle (Jessie #5)

BlogBattle is a weekly short story challenge in which participants write short stories using a single word for inspiration. You can visit the BB's blog to find out more about it: Blogbattle: Inspired To Write. This week’s word is Tea. Evening Tea (Jessie #5) Genre: Contemporary Fiction   I set my cup of tea down on the table careful [...]

Clicked – #Blogbattle

BlogBattle is a weekly short story challenge in which participants write short stories using a single word for inspiration. You can visit Blogbattle's blog to find out more about it at Blogbattle: Inspired To Write. This week’s word is Photograph. NOTE: This is a piece of fiction any resemblance to any person or place (living or dead) is [...]

The Next Worst Thing (Annihilation #2) – #Blogbattle

BlogBattle is a weekly short story challenge using a single word for inspiration. You can visit Rachael’s blog to find out more about #blogbattle- Writing Rachael Ritchey. This week's word: Leviathan. Annihilation (Part #1) The Next Worst Thing Genre: Dystopian, Apocalyptic Fiction, Young Adult Lilly, Grandma and I sit in our rocking boat hugging each other tightly, waiting [...]

Weep A While Longer

I've decided to participate in Rachael Ritchey's awesome weekly prompt- BlogBattle. I came across it through a very dear friend's blog- Phoenix Grey. You can visit Rachael's blog to find out more about #blogbattle- Writing Rachael Ritchey BlogBattle rules: 1000 words max fictional tale (or true if you really want) PG (no more than PG-13) Content – let’s [...]

The Sting (Jessie #3)

Jessie is a Contemporary Fiction short-story series about a girl named Jessie. I'm still not sure where I'm going to go with this series, but I'm sure to include emotional themes of love, family, support, getting over fears, etc. Each part of this story is written for the photo-prompts at Describli. You can read the other parts of [...]

Ruined Dreams (Jessie #2)

Jessie: Story About A Girl is a contemporary fiction short story series based on the theme of love and family. Each part of this story is written for the photo prompts at Describli. Ruined Dreams Genre: Contemporary Fiction   “I love someone else," one sentence that changed everything - my dreams, my expectations and, most of all, my [...]

Baking A Pie (Jessie #1)

Jessie: Story About A Girl is a contemporary fiction short story series based on the theme of love and family. Each part of this story is written for the photo prompts at Describli. Baking a Pie Genre: Contemporary Fiction   I’m drenched in sweat, trying to figure out this new recipe mom e-mailed me yesterday and keeping [...]

Book Review: Breakfast Is Severed

Author: TyCobbsTeeth Release: August 29th 2014 Series: None Genre: Mystery | Thriller | Suspense Edition: Kindle (Mobi) Pages: 321 Publisher: HotPepper Publishing Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating Review Plot/Story: It’s a very short story, more like a teaser for the full length book to come. The premise of the story looks very interesting [...]

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Hello all, I hope you guys are having a great start to this amazing week! I wasn't able to write a post for Monday and Tuesday, but I've promised myself to be more regular. So here's my 3rd story for the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge. Today's Describli promo is Fear (A Ridiculous Fear) and here's [...]