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Fiction

The Sparrow’s Ghost

I wrote this story for another one of Chuck Wendig’s flash fiction challenges.  Choose your opening line   As usual I’m late to the party, but I wrote it, so I’m posting it. The Sparrow’s Ghost By Eric Kovach The ghost of … Continue reading

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The Black Monkey’s Desires

Fair warning. This story is vile, disgusting, putrid and just plain gross. Please do not read it. I am serious. Don’t read it. Getting my pre face on: Somewhere along the line I began to feel like I’ve lost my … Continue reading

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WTF did I just write?

Inspiration for writing has been kind of nonexistent lately, so I dug into my archives for old crap and found this from a novel I started writing in 2007. Every once in a while, I like to look at this … Continue reading

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Tomorrow Shall Not Have Us

Let us meet at dusk tonight under the boughs of an ancient willow with only a raven and a brown recluse for companions. Fear not. The spider will not touch us, unless we should fail in our pact. The raven … Continue reading

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The Last Festival of the Island of Dreams

The Last Festival of the Island of Dreams   Hush, hush, greedy girl. Hahah. Calm your precocious vulgarities. Lay your head back down on the pillow and I will tell you a story. Close your eyes, or you won’t see … Continue reading

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Withdraw

Sometimes a tornado of words forms in my brain and they fly out one at a time and stick to the page. These words did that today. I feel like I channeled someone. Weird. Anyway, here’s this:   Withdraw repeating … Continue reading

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It can’t all be good.

Here’s a bit of silliness that one of my characters wrote for a poetry contest in a novel I was attempting to write last year during NaNoWriMo. The Lament of The Wilderman by Henry the Plagiarist the trees cloaked with … Continue reading

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Alex and Nancy

Here’s my entry for our little Alex Bean challenge: http://writejuliawrite.wordpress.com/2013/01/02/inaugural-u-pick-with-buts-writing-challenge-alex-bean/ Alex and Nancy I really wasn’t in the mood to talk to anyone. I just wanted to get hammered. So I took the stool at the far end of the … Continue reading

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