Category Archive: Short Story

The Lagoon ~ Short Story Finalist

‘Such a pretty girl. You’ve always wanted to be like Mummy, haven’t you?’ It’s her daddy’s voice. Muffled, indistinct, but unmistakably his. It’s the flat drone that curdles her insides. Those are his… Continue reading

The Aesthetica Creative Writing Annual 2015

T’is a happy day indeed! My copy of Aesthetica Magazine‘s Creative Writing Annual 2015 arrived in the mail, featuring a short story by yours truly!   The book is a beauty, very portable… Continue reading

The Year in Books

Every year I participate in the Goodreads Reading Challenge. I usually manage between 30-40 books a year, not counting the books I re-read (which I think should count :p) So, how’d I do… Continue reading

Why We Write…

In honor of NaNoWrimo, I was asked by the good folks over at Webucator to talk a bit about my experience with writing, my goals, and what motivates to continue writing despite how… Continue reading

Short Story Award ~ Finalist

I’m super excited about this. Aesthetica Magazine is a great read with a beautiful look and feel, and I’m honored to have been chosen for publication! The story I submitted is one I wrote… Continue reading

But Why Will You Say That I Am Mad?

In honor of All Hallow’s Eve I invite you to have a read. The Tell-Tale Heart, published in 1843, is perhaps Poe‘s most famous story. This narrative has often been seen as an exemplary… Continue reading

News and Holiday Cheer!

It’s been a while, I know. I’ve been very bad about updating this blog. I shall try to rectify this in due course. 🙂 My first semester of school has ended. It was… Continue reading


Those of you following this blog know I’ll be starting my Masters in Creative Writing at Edinburgh in September. Well, I received seven books which I am encouraged to read before my program… Continue reading

A ~ All Along the Watchtower

The April A-Z Blogging Challenge has begun! As I mentioned in my last post, I will be doing a mix of musical ficlets and etymology for the month. For the first installment, I’m… Continue reading

What’s Your A-Z Challenge?

The April A-Z Blogging Challenge is just around the corner! I participated in this last year and really enjoyed it. Yes, sometimes I had trouble finding something to post about for that day’s… Continue reading

  • Archives

  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 910 other followers