The idea was simple: tell the scariest story you can, in less than 1,000 words. It sounds easy, but it isn’t. A thousand words sounds like a lot until you start writing. In this collection, a wide variety of writers try their hand at the tricky balance of suspense and brevity. The long awaited Brief … More Brief Grislys: Available now!
In anticipation of the release of my novella, Sunshine, Fiction Lake has published an interview in which I reveal a little more about what Sunshine is all about, and offer some insight into our protagonist, Amanda. I also talk a little more about myself, and writing’s place in my life. Sunshine takes place in a speculative … More Fiction Lake Interview
Fortunates is a collection of short poems to be read one after the other in a random order. Some prophetic or proverbial, spanning tragic to irreverent, and all independently brilliant and freefalling, the poems reflect and inform their juxtaposed neighbors, creating a uniquely stunning read. My short poem was featured on July 1st, and can … More Profoundly Bite-sized Literature