The story sketchbook is where I post the stories that are the writer’s equivalent of sketches—rough, unrefined, and even grotesque at times—and each one invaluable in my growth as a storyteller and writer. The first stories I ever wrote are published here.
Writer’s Digest’s February Flash Fiction Challenge
WARNING: These are the first stories I ever wrote so they are going to be arduous reads for most people, readers and writers alike. Proceed with caution and low expectations. See 2019 Writings for more information.
Ride Towards the Story
General/Literary; about 3300 words; August – October.
Independence of Mars #3: Coup d’etat
Science Fiction; about 7400 words; April – June.
Summer of Competition
General/Literary; about 3200 words; February.
The Monotony of Science
Science Fiction; about 5900 words; December 2018 – January 2019.
Independence of Mars #1: The Summit
Science Fiction; about 5200 words; August 2018 – October 2018.