• Flash Fiction story by Writer Hayley Elizabeth
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    Flash Fiction: Burgaled

    This is part of a series of (very) short stories that I publish here on the blog. This one I wrote is a historical fiction scene! Flash fiction is a story under 1,500 words. It’s very short and gives a brief flash of narrative. It’s not elaborated on and stands on its own. In my case, this is very much…

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    Flash Fiction: On the Same Page

    This is part of a series of short stories that I publish here on the blog. This one I wrote is a fantasy scene! Flash fiction is a story under 1,500 words. It’s very short and gives a brief flash of narrative. It’s not elaborated on and stands on its own. In my case, this is very much fast fiction as…

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    On Rereading Your Work while Writing

    The main advice is don’t do it. And I agree. Don’t go back and reread your work. I think it helped me actually finish my manuscript. And did you see? I finished the thing and had some thoughts! Why is this the advice? Because it keeps you from going forward! This is what we/you/I need to do– keep writing. If…

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    Flash Nonfiction: Thou Art Ashes You Arachnid

    I live in a stunningly, magical place that has only one true nightmare: monster sized spiders. Everyone has their fears I suppose, and I wouldn’t call my fear of spiders paranoia, but prudence. At the moment, I live with my parents in the wilds of Pennsylvania, deep in the spider-infested land of the backcountry. The trees stand regally among the…