About this time last year (21 Dec, 2012 to be exact) my first published short story, The Cavern, came out on Every Day Fiction. This winter-solstice-themed tale is now available as a podcast for your listening pleasure. Thanks to the narrator and EDF podcast manager Folly Blaine for her excellent reading, which you can listen to here. Enjoy.
It’s interesting to have my first story come out in another medium almost exactly one year later. It gives me a reason to compare where I am now to where I was then. My only publication (outside of writers’ forums) prior to The Cavern was the first chapter or two of Dosterra. I’ve had a few other short stories published since (and a few written, but still homeless). I’ve put Dosterra on hold while I work on a completely different novel. Continue reading
Back in early November I responded to a prompt from the daily flash fiction site Every Day Fiction looking for holiday themed stories. I sat down for and afternoon and came up with The Cavern a winter solstice themed story that is available for free starting today on their website. It’s a quick and easy read. Check it out and don’t be afraid to leave comments/ratings.
Happy Winter Solstice!
Just a quick reminder that one week from today my flash fiction story The Cavern will be published by Every Day Fiction for the Winter Solstice…assuming the world doesn’t end of course.
For anyone unfamiliar with Every Day Fiction, they are a website that publishes flash fiction stories (<1000 words) daily. They cover just about every genre and the stories are available free on the website (you can also subscribe to receive the stories via email) . It’s a great site to add to your favorites for a diversion that won’t chew up too much of your precious free time.
If you don’t feel like adding them to your favorites, I’d still appreciate it if you dropped by to read my story on Dec 21st. 😀
My short story The Cavern has just been accepted by Every Day Fiction. This is a site that provides free flash fiction daily both on their website, and via email to their subscribers. They will be publishing my winter solstice themed story on Dec 21st. 🙂