Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: April 2020 Theme & March 2020 Submissions

Before I get started, I want to give some HIGH marks to the scribblers who jumped on this crazy idea of a 3-month-short-story writer's collab. I am pretty sure we all felt some degree of trepidation as we embarked. But embark we did! How would this end up looking for those who would stick it … Continue reading Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: April 2020 Theme & March 2020 Submissions

Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: March 2020 Theme & February 2020 Submissions (Winner’s Update)

Please note: Part 1 of this blog will present the upcoming monthly theme, banner links and challenge specifics for the current month. Part 2 will contain links to the previous month’s submissions and a link to vote in each category (veteran or novice). After the vote closes an update to this blog post will be made to announce … Continue reading Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: March 2020 Theme & February 2020 Submissions (Winner’s Update)

4th blog-a-versary (Readers poll – please vote)

I cannot believe it has been 4 years since the wacky asylum denizens first appeared in my blog. Little did I realize what a rollercoaster of emotions lay ahead.  Each episode felt (still feels) like I had rent myself open and exposed very tender parts of myself for public scrutiny  (scribblers are a strange lot … Continue reading 4th blog-a-versary (Readers poll – please vote)

Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: February 2020 Theme & January 2020 Submissions (Winner’s Update)

Please note: Part 1 of this blog will present the upcoming monthly theme, banner links and challenge specifics for the current month. Part 2 will contain links to the previous month’s submissions and a link to vote in each category (veteran or novice). After the vote closes an update to this blog post will be made to … Continue reading Monthly SimLit Short Story Challenge: February 2020 Theme & January 2020 Submissions (Winner’s Update)