Southern Tides Newsletter

Southern Tides Newsletter

This week’s post will be a little different because there is an extra Tuesday and Wednesday in September. It is...

How to Write Flash Fiction by Kimberly Duffy, editor of Spark

How to Write Flash Fiction by Kimberly Duffy, editor of Spark

Life is busy. There’s kids, cooking, work, grocery shopping, and all-too-often trips to the ER. Sometimes opening up a good...

The Writing Marathon

The Writing Marathon

Writing a book is like running a half-marathon, or at least it was for me. It takes months of daily...

Don’t Push Me

Don’t Push Me

My two-year old niece proclaims, “patience is waiting with a happy heart.” Apparently, I gave her mother the book In...

Flash Fiction: The Superhero of Short Stories

Flash Fiction: The Superhero of Short Stories

 As many of you know, my first Flash Fiction piece will be published this month in Spark magazine, an imprint...