Flashback Scenes from Sam’s POV – No. 14 – Chap. 16

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. Additional bonus scenes can be found via the menu at the top of this page. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment …

King Kong vs. The Skinny Pirate – POV Switch Part 1

I kind of like rewriting various scenes from my published stories in an alternate POV to post here on the blog. If you check out the Bonus Scenes tab at the top of the page, you’ll find links to those, as well as other bonus scenes for some of my stories. This one’s the first part of the opening scene from King Kong vs. The Skinny Pirate. The published (FREE) short story is …

Flash Fiction Friday Feb. 17, 2017 – Drabble – Adventures with Harrison & Mason

I’m going with a drabble this week—a precisely 100-word scene. It’ll be based on the image below, as well as use the word I got in the comments from last week’s post: cookie. This week will be another installment in my Adventures with Harrison and Mason series. “How is he not freezing his buns off out there?” Harrison peered out the window at Jaxon with his friends. “They stay warm running around.” …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – ’Til Death Do Us Part

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: tadpole 14 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: mix – vegetable – disagreeable – immense – aboard – invincible – food – intend – old – hand – alike – romantic – muscle – bad Above are screen prints of the words it gave me (I got them in 3 batches because otherwise they were covered by ads). This …

Flashback Scene from Sam’s POV – No. 13, Chap. 14

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. Additional bonus scenes can be found via the menu at the top of this page. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – Vows Series

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of my post from two weeks ago: sudoku 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s “not-flash-fiction-friday” post: carrot 13 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: lighten – level – self – language – wistful – warn – precede – end – weak – stiff – simple – wobble – fine Above are screen prints of the words …

Getting a Little of Myles’ (Emmitt’s) POV – Jan. 25, 2017

To Love and To Cherish is told entirely from Nash’s point of view, and although I stand by that decision for various reasons, I thought it would be fun to pick some scenes to redo from Myles’ (Emmitt’s) point of view. Here’s a link to the category including all of these alternate POV scenes. So far I’ve rewritten all of Chapter 1 to show it from Myles’/Emmitt’s perspective. Last week I started a random …

Flashback Scenes from Sam’s POV – No. 12 – Chap. 13

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment from one of the book’s reviewers, Bethany at Rainbow Gold Reviews, who made the comment that …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – ’Til Death Do Us Part

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: Saturn 14 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: rainy – immense – blue – sweet – gorgeous – club – bone – wilderness – jolly – shock – endurable – rail – shaky – muscle Above are screen prints of the words it gave me (I got them in 3 batches because otherwise they were covered by ads). This …

Wednesday Words – Jan. 18, 2017 – Adventures with Harrison and Mason

P.T. Wyant posts a weekly prompt for writers, and followers of the blog are encouraged to write a bit of flash fiction (approx. 500 words) using those words/ideas. Last Wednesday’s post gave the prompts: a snowman, a park bench, and an empty bottle. I went with a drabble—a precisely 100 word scene—featuring my recurring characters, Harrison and Mason along with their son Jaxon. I also found a fun image to fit the words: This …

Getting a Little of Myles’ (Emmitt’s) POV – Jan. 15, 2017

To Love and To Cherish is told entirely from Nash’s point of view, and although I stand by that decision for various reasons, I thought it would be fun to pick some scenes to redo from Myles’ (Emmitt’s) point of view. Here’s a link to the category including all of these alternate POV scenes. So far I’ve rewritten all of Chapter 1 to show it from Myles’/Emmitt’s perspective. My plan was to show …

Flashback Scenes from Sam’s POV – No. 11 – Chap. 12

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment from one of the book’s reviewers, Bethany at Rainbow Gold Reviews, who made the comment that …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – Cultivating Love

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: elephant 14 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: advise – develop – overrated – obnoxious – notice – ludicrous – connect – toys – muddled – sophisticated – warm – balance – ray – chop Above are screen prints of the words it gave me (I got them in 4 batches because otherwise they were covered by ads). Below …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – January 6, 2017

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: transporter 14 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: trick – pat – deep – passenger – valuable – oil – trail – bubble – hideous – stay – silent – existence – huge – flippant Above are screen prints of the words it gave me (I had to get them in 3 batches because otherwise they were …

Wednesday’s Words – A WiP Excerpt

It’s been a while since I’ve made a “Wednesday’s Words” post. This week I’m going to use it to share a short excerpt from one of my WiPs. King Kong vs. The Skinny Pirate has been around for a while, but like my other old short stories it’s getting an overhaul. Some of them are requiring a little more work under the hood than others. This one only required some minor tweaking here …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – Dec. 30, 2016

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 2 words that were left in the comments of last week’s post: peanut – mermaid 13 words from https://www.randomlists.com/random-words: thaw – side – laughable – paint – forgetful – stare – zonked – five – furry – closed – farm – yawn – untidy I switched random word sites because the one I’d been using was giving me duplicates. Above are screen prints of the words it …

Flashback Scenes from Sam’s POV No. 10 – Chap. 11

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment from one of the book’s reviewers, Bethany at Rainbow Gold Reviews, who made the comment that …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – Dec. 23, 2016

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: mistletoe 14 words from https://randomwordgenerator.com. To the right is a screen print of the words it gave me: trick – survivor – deck – robot – migration – define – fountain – essay – sugar – element – quality – cucumber – shallow – spontaneous Below is the short-short I wrote using these words. This …

Flashback Scenes From Sam’s POV No. 9 – Chap. 10

The flashback scenes in ’Til Death Do Us Part chronicle the time from when Henry and Sam first began their courtship through to the night before Henry leaves on his ill-fated flight. To catch up with the flashback scenes previously posted, click this link to the the category archives: https://authoraddisonalbright.com/category/til-death-do-us-part/flashback-scenes-from-sams-pov/. This series of blog posts was motivated by a comment from one of the book’s reviewers, Bethany at Rainbow Gold Reviews, who made the comment that …

15 Random Prompt Words – Flash Fiction Friday – Dec 16, 2016 – To Love and To Cherish

For this week’s 15 random words I’m using: 1 word that was left in the comments of last week’s post: obfuscate 14 words from https://randomwordgenerator.com. To the right is a screen print of the words it gave me: cool – retain – rubbish – indication – sip – communication – heart – chart – fantasy – relinquish – ritual – spine – cell phone – nervous Below is the short-short I wrote using these …