Short Fiction: How Soon Is Now? Pt2 by Michelle Foster

Part Two I was aware of a presence as I awoke.  A comforting atmosphere that reminded me of my mother. The smell of soap and water.  Freshly laundered cotton.  I was far too comfortable to be in my bunk at the dorm.  I opened my eyes slowly, not wanting the illusion to disappear.  My eyes … More Short Fiction: How Soon Is Now? Pt2 by Michelle Foster

Short Fiction: How Soon Is Now? Pt 1 by Michelle Foster

  How Soon is Now? ‘…the essential significance of a pea is not, that I know, greatly affected by the fact that it lies in a row of similar peas. But each swing of the pendulum owes the extent of its movement to the previous swing.’ John William Dunne, An Experiment with Time     … More Short Fiction: How Soon Is Now? Pt 1 by Michelle Foster

MW’s Night Stand

I inhale books.  Not literally, that would be stupid and probably fatal. Last year, I went through a period where I would dither about with one book for ages, despite it not being particularly enthralling but still, I was determined to finish it out of stubbornness.  That was a bad move. It slowed down my … More MW’s Night Stand

5 Female Characters Who Are Way More Awesome in Books

5 Female Characters Who Are Way More Awesome in Books by TASHA BRANDSTATTER via Book Riot This is an interesting article, not sure I agree with all of them – for example I found Bella Swan immeasurably more irritating in the books, for example, ***Spoiler*** In Breaking Dawn, when faced with the honeymoon destination, a private … More 5 Female Characters Who Are Way More Awesome in Books

#Fiction Friday @ The Midnight Writer

Hail, fellows, well met!  It’s #FictionFriday here at The Midnight Writer We’ll be profiling writer Toby Venables, author of The Viking Dead and The Hunter of Sherwood series, as well as getting to grips with some writer’s tips, and inspirations. We’ll feature some online short fiction, flash fiction and find resources for free (and legal) reading … More #Fiction Friday @ The Midnight Writer