The TUFFest Ride (Part 1 of 5)

Okay, I wasn't one of the five writers selected by the judges for this TUFFest ride; however I was shortlisted and have been encouraged by Charli to participate... so here goes. "We begin the TUFFest Ride with a free-write. You have five days to draft 297 words to the prompt: mudslide. Your technical challenge is … Continue reading The TUFFest Ride (Part 1 of 5)



I am munching my way through an anthology, LIFE in a FLASH by Geoff Le Pard (one of the Carrot Ranch Literary Community's leaders), and I was compelled to pause after reading Geoff’s flash fiction story Happy Place (at 32% - can you tell I am reading the Kindle edition?!). I paused for several reasons. … Continue reading THIS HAPPY PLACE