Tangled Tales – Now Over 200 Short Stories

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Short Stories from Vampire Maman A good portion of the posts on Vampiremaman.com read like short stories, but the list here is of stand alone stories that don’t necessarily follow the tales of Juliette’s life with her husband, kids and assorted Vampire Mom adventures. Expect the unexpected … and a…

Me, My Muse, And Roleplay

Originally posted on cosistories:
Author’s Note: Diana at Mythos of the Mirror has a new prompt: Meet The Muse! The rules are simple. Post a conversation with your muse on your blog and then leave a link to your post in the comment section of Diana’s post here. There is no word limit. Just keep…

How I Met My Husband

Originally posted on ithappenedwhileiwaswaiting:
The wild decade following high school I spent moving from job to job and hanging onto a relationship that was not healthy. When that relationship ended, I had a strong desire to establish security in my life through stable employment. I took a job with a bank, worked hard, and met…

Fun Size

Originally posted on Evil Squirrel's Nest:
Is it a big acorn? Or a small squirrel? Of course, you should already know the answer to that question if you’ve been reading my past few Saturday Squirrel posts.  Yes, it’s more of Baby Squirrel!  Look at how big that acorn is compared to his tiny frame! …

Ruby in the Mist

Originally posted on Dysfictional:
Published in 2012 in Creepies: Twisted Tales From Beneath the Bed by WPaD. Available worldwide in paperback and ebook. ~*~ I know it sounds cliché, but it was Halloween night when my neighbor Roy told me his story about the girl in the mist. We were sitting at my kitchen table…

Day Glow Peach

Originally posted on Off Center & Not Even:
You can look through the peach leaves portal into the future. If you are quick you may see what will pass. Dale, @ A Delectable Life, rightly noticed that her Peach Tree had not been getting much attention. Here it is in day-glow peach. I couldn’t resist…

5 October Joys

Originally posted on rarasaur:
1 Self-care. My new Etsy shop where people can buy some of my late husband’s art on a t-shirt, or even one of my little expressions. It feels good to know that Dave’s art is out there again, and that my words have been made tangible. And, who knows– maybe it’ll…

New Reality

Originally posted on Dysfictional:
In a world where ratings are all that matters, casting the ideal leading man is the key to success. Sweat beaded on Saul’s forehead. Being summoned to a meeting with the executives seldom meant good news. After thirty-seven years in the business, one would think he’d be used to it, but…

I’m All Ears

Originally posted on Dysfictional:
It started out the way so many of these things do: A slice of potato, a needle and a cigarette lighter. Piercing my ears against my parents’ wishes was the ultimate act of rebellion, in my thirteen-year-old mind. My sister was all for it, in the beginning. Sadie was a saint.…

Hollywood Forever

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery,Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Forever is in the shadow of the famous Hollywood sign, and neighbor to Paramount Studio. It is a beautiful place filled with interesting graves, famous graves, beautiful stained glass, and a lot of surprises. The surprises include a colony of cats and peacocks. Unfortunately…