Bite

***Note – Mature themed story*** Wednesday Darren pushed the shopping cart behind his mother slow, letting her get ahead in the aisle. While she checked for can vegetables on sale, he grabbed a box of Advil liquid gels from the shelf and popped 3 in his mouth. He washed it down with a bottle of spring water from the case…

Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil

The subject matter in Silent Child, by Sarah A. Denzil will be disturbing for most. Parents with children the same age will find it heartbreaking. Empathising with the protagonist is inevitable. Emma Price, a young mother living with her parents, receives a call from school to pick up her boy Aiden. Severe rainfall and flooding have shut the school down. Arriving…

Book cover design-Leave it to the Pros

I realized when searching for a book to read, what grabs my attention is the book cover.  What slows me down in our fast-paced world is….. the shiny book cover. That’s how the author gets my attention. Then I want to know more about the author and book. As I grow my online flash fiction to an e-book or print, I will rely…

Love Interest For Burnham

This page is dedicated to Sonequa Martin-Green, the first woman of color to play the lead in a Star Trek Franchise. Each month I will explore things about the fascinating character they call Michael Burnham. Question, should Michael Burnham have a love interest? Some say it’s distracting. I say why not? The thing is, it would be hard to find a…