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Sam Phillips
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Chuck's Idiomatic Flash Fiction
Hey there!  So it's been a looong time since I last posted.  Trying to get this book together is taking waay longer than I planned, but hey, time for one of Chuck's FF challenges.  This week it was to take a random generated phrase from http://theidiomatic....

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The Demolition
The Spectators are amassing.  Perched high on the scrubland of Chuckwell Hill, Dr Elias Jefferson takes in a filtered breath from his half smoked Cherub Rose and turns to meet the absent gaze of his colleague and test subject.  Gardner is lost deep in the s...

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The 82nd Floor
As usual, Howells woke shortly after five in the morning just as the first shafts of sunlight began to stream through the tinted glass windows.  He absently wiped the drool from the corner of his mouth with the back of his hand and yawned.  Looking around h...

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Dark Stones
For this week's Flash Fiction Challenge, Chuck sent us to this website for our title: http://mdbenoit.com/rtg.htm The random title generator was kind and among a few impossible sounding titles lay this one: Dark Stones They say this country was once nothing...

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Where the Boats Go
So a little late to the party, but last week's Flash Fiction Challenge was to set your ipod to shuffle and press play.  The name of the song = The name of your story.  My random track was "Where the Boats Go" by M83. click to listen to  M83 Where the Boats ...

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Night on Ocean's Waves
Another Chuck Wendig Flash Fiction challenge.  "The dead body".  This week just one stipulation.  The story must start with... yes you've guessed it... a dead body.  So, I thought I'd try something a bit different! Ocean Donnie was dead.   And navigating.  ...

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The Whispering of the Sands
So Chuck Wendig's Flash Fiction this week was a random title challenge.  And thanks to a Random Number Generator, I was challenged with "Whispering Sands".  Enjoy! The Whispering of the Sands  The Sandsooth comes at dawn each day.  He sits just as he sits n...

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Like Clockwork: Flash Fiction Challenge - the Subgenre Blender
So Chuck Wendig's challenge at terribleminds.com this week was a subgenre mash up.  Use a RNG to pick a pair of subgenres and set to writing.  The RNG gave me Urban Fantasy and Biopunk, and the result is below.  It has a nod to China Mieville's Bas Lag (esp...

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Flash Ficton: Must Contain Three Things
So Chuck Wendig's latest flash fiction challenges us to include three randomly chosen things to include in a story.  My three were... A strange bird... a lost comic book and... War.  I bring you... Te Hokioi Ryu ran his hand gently over the seat.  The leath...

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Flash Fiction Challenge: Diseased Horror
So I began one of Chuck's FF challenges a couple of weeks ago on Apples (assigned the names of 3 apples by a random number generator and write a story containing all 3) and didn't get anywhere near finishing it.  As penitence I've taken those 3 apples: Melr...
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