Category: Fiction

Wordbuilding Wednesday – Fairy Tale Resources

Here are a few great reference webpages for fairy tales.

Tuesday Tea Time Reads – A Trio of Tales

The prompt included using the title of a song as the title of your 100-word story. I tried to write three stories which are part of a bigger whole, but could still be read separately. Below the stories are the songs I used.

Weekly Writing News – Articles and Free Flash Fiction

Here are the links to my articles that were published last week (quite an eclectic bunch again). To read more of my articles, simply go to the non-fiction page on the menu above. Educate a Woman and Uplift a Community How to Start Using… Continue Reading “Weekly Writing News – Articles and Free Flash Fiction”

Vonkfiksie – Die soektog

Avenue of Trees

Jy is weg. My liggaam word ’n legkaart toe die hospitaal skakel. My hele wese skeur uitmekaar. My siel spat aan skerwe. Stukke lê versprei oor die aarde heen, lê verlate waar ons saam was. Maar nou is daar niemand om my op te… Continue Reading “Vonkfiksie – Die soektog”

Flash Fiction: The River Lord’s Jewel & The Last Wish

Written for one of the Flash! Friday competitions, these stories had the prompt “The Arabian Nights”. The River Lord’s Jewel The princess stared at the dark waters of the pool. Beside her stood an older woman with tears in her eyes. “Who am I?”… Continue Reading “Flash Fiction: The River Lord’s Jewel & The Last Wish”

Flash Fiction – The Souls of Trees

Trees in Knysna Forest

This story was also written for Flash! Friday – you had to include a farmer as character. It’s also midwinter over here… It’s also for this story which I posted Loreena McKennit’s The Mummer’s Dance. The Souls of Trees The buyers stared at the… Continue Reading “Flash Fiction – The Souls of Trees”