Writing Prompt #141 — What Happened to Ruby?

Prompt: After being missing for days, you’re happy when your farm dog finally returns. But something’s wrong. Ruby won’t eat, won’t play with her favorite toys, and the goats are scared of her. Then you get a call. “I’m sorry, but your dog’s dead. Found her in the woods. Something tore her to shreds.”

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Candy Capers: In Aid of the Brain Tumour Charity — Out Now!

Candy Capers: In Aid of the Brain Tumour Charity, an anthology of family-friendly fantasy and magic, has released! It contains my story, “The Sugar Witch of S’mores Forest.”

Usually my work is a bit darker and mature, but as soon as I read the open call, I quickly imagined a setting and character. Plus, it’s for a great cause, so I thought: Why not?

You can purchase Candy Capers on Amazon!

“As Whole as I’ll Ever Be” published by Timber Ghost Press!

My quiet weird fiction story, “As Whole as I’ll Ever Be” has been published by Timber Ghost Press on their website. It can be read for free.

Fun fact: this story’s the sequel to the story, “Misplaced Trust.” Originally published in my second collection Who Spoke on the Other Side, then revised and reprinted by Sirens Call Publication (can be read for free, too).

“Time Stops in the Smoke” reprinted by Ladies of Fright!

My folk/weird horror story, originally published in Rejected: A Multi-Genre Fundraising Anthology (edited by Erin Crocker) and no longer in-print, “Time Stops in the Smoke” has been reprinted by Ladies of the Fright.

It has been revised since it’s initial publishing, and it’s available for free to read on their website.