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Friday’s Flash Fiction – Engineering Dream

Another entry for Flash!Friday. (http://flashfriday.wordpress.com/) The Challenge: 200 Words Exactly Based on the following image: The Entry: Engineering Dream (Short form) Alex waited anxiously as the engineering review board studied his request to preserve a derelict spaceship. The fact that … Continue reading

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Anatomy of an Edit: Part V

Another flash fiction, another tale of editing in the fast lane. This week, I got a late start and ended up doing a lot of adjusting sections of story as I went.  I had less than an hour to write … Continue reading

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FlashFiction rewrite

Yesterday I posted my edits for the flash fiction contest I’d entered, taking the story down to it’s required 150 words (give or take 25), and I said, that it would be a better story if I could take it … Continue reading

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The anatomy of an edit: Part III

Another Friday!Flash, and another post writing break down. This time the prompt was the Mona Lisa – word count 150 give or take 25.   Admittedly that gave me a lot more leeway than last week’s challenge, but I was … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Addiction

The more flash fiction I write the more I enjoy it.  I also fear it.  As if limiting myself to 500 words or less to tell a story weren’t hard enough, last Friday I tried my hand at telling a … Continue reading

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Anatomy of an edit

I don’t know about you, but I love watching DVD extras.  I love the behind the scenes features where you get a glimpse into what went into the production and I love bloopers. I love to see a before and … Continue reading

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Writing my first flash fiction

I wrote my first flash fiction yesterday, and it was oddly more challenging that I’d expected.  There are the standard concerns: will I be able to come up with something for a prompt and have it ready to post within … Continue reading

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