Category Archives: Short Stories

Christmas Ghost Story – Sneak Preview

Greetings all and the very best of the budding season to you. Those of you that have followed me for a while know I like ghost stories at all times of year, but even more when the nights are drawing … Continue reading

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It’s the most story-filled time of the year

One of my favourite things about Christmas is the stories associated with it. It’s a time when we all re-visit many of their favourite stories, films and books. The comforting familiarity of these classics that, for many of us, have been with … Continue reading

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Christmas Has Come Early! FREE advance copies of new Spec Fic Anthology Crime & Punishment up for grabs!

Jingle Bells, Batman Smells etc! Greetings all! It’s come up really quickly but here it is! From the team that brought you No Way Home, a speculative fiction anthology released earlier in the year that got into the TOP TEN … Continue reading

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Happily Ever After…? (Plus a new #FlashForFriday)

Originally posted on J. S. Collyer Science Fiction Writer:
The concept of ‘The Ending’ is something that is kind of a big deal for a lot of fiction writers, I imagine. Poets too, most probably. Script writers as well. Heck,…

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Motoring On & A New #FlashForFriday

Originally posted on J. S. Collyer Science Fiction Writer:
I hold my hands up and admit that I have not posted a lot of fiction up here recently. This is due to the official announcement earlier this week that my…

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Teaser Friday – Excerpt from new SciFi Short Story ‘New Tricks’

Greetings everyone and happy Friday to you all! To celebrate the weekend rolling round with a cheeky little Bank Holiday attached, here’s an excerpt from a current WIP. This short story, currently titled ‘New Tricks’, is hopefully destined for an … Continue reading

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Wet Wednesday Check-In: Haven, Events and more!

Greetings wonderful WordPress land and a happy Wednesday to you all! I hope everyone is going well and enjoying the break in the weather. Or not. Oh well, spring showers aside, the year is definitely gathering steam and so am … Continue reading

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Flash for Friday!

Originally posted on J. S. Collyer Science Fiction Writer:
Well it’s 560 words, so not *quite* a proper flash fiction. But something Fun For Friday. Who’s up for make Flash for Friday a regular thing? 😀 Caffeine Low “Good morning…

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Super Flash Quickie

Hi everyone! Just a super fast post today as I’m aware it’s been over a week since I last checked in. I have been visiting family which was lovely but also went on some tours of some historical sites in … Continue reading

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‘Downtime’ – ‘Zero’ side-story and #FlashForFriday

Originally posted on J. S. Collyer Science Fiction Writer:
If you haven’t read it here then you have probably heard me shouting from the mountaintops that my debut science fiction novel, Zero, has been accepted for publication and is due…

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