Office Stories

Mystery Cookie One day you come into work and find a cookie mysteriously placed on your desk. Grateful to whoever left this anonymous cookie, you eat it. The next morning you come in and find another cookie. This continues for months until one day a different object is left—and this time there’s a note. I […]

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The One That Got Away

The One That Got Away You bump into an ex-lover on Valentine’s Day—the one whom you often call “The One That Got Away.” What happens? Today is by far my least favorite day of the year. Stores filled with hearts, candy, flowers and unnecessarily giant teddy bears. The site of anything love related makes me […]

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Breaking Up

  Breaking Up With Writers Block It’s time for you and Writer’s Block to part ways. Write a letter breaking up with Writer’s Block, starting out with, “Dear Writer’s Block, it’s not you, it’s me …” Dear Writers Block, It’s not you, it’s me… I mean, don’t get me wrong. You’re so great. You can’t […]

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Flash Fiction

This is from a Flash Fiction challenge in my writing group. The theme is “beginnings” and could be no more than 150 words. Enjoy!   I’ve been trapped inside this microscopic room my entire life with no trace of how I got here. It’s so cramped that I can’t stretch my legs out fully. No […]

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My Advice for Cover Art

I am probably the least experienced person to be covering this topic, but, I don’t care. Let’s just say, I did not have the best time getting my cover art worked out. Granted, I am satisfied with the finished product, but it’s not fantastic. (Not as great as I had pictured) But trust me, this […]

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Silas’ Interview

Interview Questions for Silas (before the story begins) Can you tell me your full name please? Hey, my name is Silas Hidelman. How old are you? I am 51. What race are you? I’m mostly white, but have some Spanish roots on my moms side. And I’m a flier. Gender? I’m a guy. What is […]

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