Hey y’all. I wanted to swing by here and tell you about one of my short stories. Writer Interrupted has been accepted for a short story competition over on Purple Wall Stories.
about Purple Wall Stories
Purple Wall Stories selects 8 stories a month. They stick them in a one on one competition, tournament style. You —the reader— read the stories and vote for your favorite story. The winning four repeat the process. Then the final two have a final showdown. Each round lasts 10 days.
The champion will be published in the Big Purple Book of Badass Stories and receive a percentage of the royalty payments from the anthology.
My submission came with a disclaimer that no family members were harmed in the writing of this story.
You can find me in the first round here. My competition wrote a pretty awesome story.
She shuffles into the kitchen wearing fuzzy blue slippers, a fuzzy taupe robe, an oversized –stretched out is more like it—t-shirt with a logo that has long since faded beyond recognition, and a pair of threadbare pajama pants that once bore ice cream cones or lollipops. The table is laden with familial mess. Bills and [continue reading]Writer Interrupted by Tiffany Higgins
Travis Kenoe was angry. Angry as a rocket spitting fire in a dragon’s breath. Hurling sparks like machine gun bullets. His anger was red, hot rage. It burned in him like a great furnace. He ran. His whole body tensed, flared as if he was on fire. Fleeing like a convict. Racing like a loosed stallion. He stomped his feet, crashing like [continue reading]The Trial of Travis Kenoe by Kemal Onor
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Head on over, read some great stories, cast your vote, and tell your friends about it.