This was actually supposed to be posted last week...and I only remembered when I woke up Saturday morning. Though it is the first of these for the year, it is an old one, and came from an older (so very old) piece of work that I haven't finished. It is a little dark. "Eager" Shari… Continue reading FlashFictionFridays #5 “Eager”
My first (and hopefully not my only) published work of 2023 is out today, “Sweat, Rice” is now up at The Dark. The story of a toxic relationship gone sour, this is, I just realized, my third work at The Dark and seventh piece of fiction I’ve sold overall. I’m so happy to see it… Continue reading “Sweat, Rice” to start the year out right
It’s 2023 and I’m going to be brief. I hope that 2023 is kind to all of us, and if not, that we can find the strength to face whatever challenges come our way. Life is hard, long and short at the same time, and there are so many things that can and do go… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! I know I missed Friday this week, but I've been busy doing Christmas-related stuff. My gift to myself this year was a desk, from which I wrote this little story that is my Christmas gift to everyone. Please read and enjoy this brief treat that I vaguely wish to turn… Continue reading Flash Fiction Holidays “In the Bleak Midwinter”
So, I knew this was going to happen. I only had a handful of stuff pre-written, which means that to keep going I needed to write new flash pieces. And then I just didn't do that. My bad. Anyway, this comes in around 1300 words, which is oops? “Maskerade” By Shari Paul “Controversial New App… Continue reading FlashFictionFridays #4 “Maskerade”